Saturday, March 15, 2014
49ers free agency scorecard update
By Bill Williamson
Free agency is entering its fifth day (it only seems like 43) and the San Francisco 49ers have been busy making roster changes. Let's take a look at what has gone on so far:
Returning free agents: Receiver Anquan Boldin, kicker Phil Dawson, cornerback Eric Wright.
Departed free agents: Safety Donte Whitner (Cleveland), cornerback Tarell Brown (Oakland), running back Anthony Dixon (tweeted he is signing with Buffalo on Saturday).
Released: Cornerback Carlos Rogers.
Free-agent addition: Safety Antoine Bethea (Colts), Cornerback Chris Cook (Vikings).
Acquired in trade: Quarterback Blaine Gabbert from Jaguars; tackle Jonathan Martin from Miami.
Who are they interested in? Cornerback Walter Thurmond (Seattle),receivers Julian Edelman (New England) and Emmanuel Sanders (Pittsburgh).
Remaining 49ers free agents: Center Jonathan Goodwin, receiver Mario Manningham, quarterback Colt McCoy, receiver Kassim Osgood, cornerback Perrish Cox.
Starting lineup changes: Bethea for Whitner; likely Daniel Kilgore for Goodwin.