SAN FRANCISCO -- Mike Iupati's NFL career with the San Francisco 49ers officially began today, as he was introduced to the team today.
Iupati was drafted by the 49ers with the 17th pick overall in the first round Thursday. He is just the second University of Idaho football player to ever be drafted in the first round.
The Vandal guard is expected to come in right away and play for the 49ers.
He told reporters on Friday, "I will work my behind off."