General manager John Lynch said Wednesday the 49ers are not applying different standards to Reuben Foster.
Would 49ers cut ties with a first-round draft choice before his second season?
Norton was fired by the Raiders this past season as defensive coordinator
Former Alabama linebacker is making a late case for Defensive Rookie of the Year
Foster has had strong back-to-back games vs. Cardinals and Giants.
Giants offense and defense rank even lower than the 49ers' this season.
Rookie linebacker Foster will start a second straight game as leader of a defense that must slow down Eagles' balanced and high-scoring offense.
Rookies Solomon Thomas, Reuben Foster, George Kittle, Matt Breida, Trent Taylor and Ahkello Witherspoon will play key roles for San Francisco over remaining 10 games of schedule
Shanahan indicates he doesn't plan to rush Foster into the lineup until he's convinced he's physically sound
Shanahan says team thought Foster's tibia was broken