Found March 02, 2013 on 49ersNews:
Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting that free agent defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins will meet with the 49ers on Tuesday.Former Eagles DL Cullen Jenkins, who visited Giants on Friday, is scheduled to visit Seahawks on Monday and 49ers on Tuesday.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2013Jenkins is said to be drawing interest from six teams. He has already met with the Giants and is slated to meet with the Seahawks on Monday. Not sure how serious the 49ers are in Jenkins but with the possible departure of both Isaac Sopoaga and Ricky Jean-Francois the 49ers definitely will need bodies on their defensive line.
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