Found May 29, 2012 on 49ersNews:
According to a brief mention in one of Maiocco’s latest articles. It looks as if Dashon Goldson is looking for a deal like Eric Weddle landed. Goldson has yet to sign his franchise tender, that will pay him $6.212 million this season. In order to get Goldson signed to a long-term deal he is looking for a deal similar to the five-year, $40 million deal safety Eric Weddle signed last year with the Chargers. Now the question after Goldson signs his tender is, are the 49ers willing to give Goldson $8 million a year? I don’t see them giving Goldson that type of deal.

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