Category Archives: Free agency

Josh McCown speaks

SANTA CLARA – Josh McCown, the 49ers newest quarterback, spoke after practice. Here’s the complete transcript of that interview. Stay tuned for my notes from practice. Q: They certainly didn’t ease you into practice today, did they? McCOWN: Yeah, I jumped right in, it was fun. Why not? It’s indicative of the whole camp, I’m […]

49ers sign Josh McCown

SANTA CLARA — According to Matt Maiocco, the 49ers have signed 32-year old Quarterback Josh McCown. Quarterback news seemed imminent when Jim Harbaugh walked out to practice with the current third-string QB, Jeremiah Masoli. The two were discussing something, and ten feet away Trent Baalke and Alex Smith were discussing something sternly as well. Right […]

Daunte Culpepper’s resume

As you know, the 49ers will work out Daunte Culpepper this week. Our very own elGuapo posted some links of his highlights from 2010 when Culpepper played in the UFL for Sacramento Mountain Lions. Thank you, elGuapo. The videos make Culpepper look like the quarterback he used to be back in 2004, when he threw […]

Dashon Goldson on free agency

SANTA CLARA – Dashon Goldon spoke to reporters after a post-practice weight-lifting session. Here’s the complete transcript of that interview. He spoke candidly about free agency, his opportunity in New England, and his reasons for returning to the Niners. Q: Why did you come back? GOLDSON: I got a lot of advice but I knew […]

Dashon Goldson to sign

According to Pro Football Talk, The 49ers will resign Safety Dashon Goldson to a one-year contract. This is a good thing for three reasons. You can never have enough good players on a football team, and now the Niners have four good safeties – Goldson, Donte Whitner, Madieu Williams, and Reggie Smith. It protects the […]

49ers sign Braylon Edwards, Donte Whitner

Adam Schefter reports the 49ers have signed two free agents today – wide receiver Braylon Edwards and strong safety Donte Whitner. The 28-year-old Edwards just confirmed via twitter that he will sign with the 49ers. He wrote, “It’s official #Team17 we have moved to the bay. I’m a proud member of the San Francisco 49ers.” […]

49ers shop Taylor Mays

ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the 49ers sent out a mass e-mail to the other 31 teams that they want to trade safety Taylor Mays. This move seems to suggest they like Reggie Smith, and that they’ll sign one more person to play strong safety, whether he be Dashon Goldson or another free agent. […]

Free agents who may practice today

According to Jason La Canfora, the Collective Bargaining Agreement will be ratified by 1 p.m. Pacific Time today. However, La Canfora also reports that the NFL Players Association has issues with the HGH testing and will not sign off on that issue, but this is not expected to hold off ratification. If it is indeed […]

Jonathan Goodwin signs

Trent Baalke’s patience-period is apparently over. According to Matt Barrows, the 49ers have signed two-time pro-bowl center Jonathan Goodwin to a three-year deal. According to Adam Schefter, the deal is woth $10.9 million with $4 million guaranteed. The 32-year-old Goodwin was the starting center for the 2009 Superbowl champion New Orleans Saints. He made the […]

49ers pursue Braylon Edwards

Now the 49ers are pursuing wide receiver Braylon Edwards, according to Adam Schefter. Schefter believes Edwards is a good fit for the 49ers, and that the two sides could agree to a one-year deal. The 6’3″ Edwards is two inches shorter than Malcom Floyd, but he’s also two years younger. Edwards is the most talented […]

49ers pursue Malcom Floyd

Jason LaCanfora reports that free agent wide receiver Malcom Floyd may decide to sign with the 49ers today. He’s choosing between them, San Diego, Carolina, Baltimore, and Arizona. Floyd will be 30 years old this season. He’s six-foot-five, which would make him the 49ers tallest receiver if he signs. Floyd has played for San Diego […]

Carlos Rogers to visit tonight and tomorrow

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent cornerback Carlos Rogers is scheduled to meet with the 49ers tonight and tomorrow. If Trent Baalke can sign Rogers – the top corner back left on the market – good for him and good for the 49ers. They need to sign a cornerback if they want to compete […]