Found December 27, 2011 on 49ersNews:
Injuries have already ravaged the San Francisco 49ers at the wide receiver position. The only wideouts on the active roster not currently battered are Michael Crabtree and Brett Swain. Even versatile tight end Delanie Walker’s status is unknown. The release of Braylon Edwards is a bit concerning because with Kyle Williams’ status up in the air, leaving Swain next (and last) on the depth chart to start. The 49ers must have felt Edwards had no long term value as he was the only injured receiver to be released. I suppose they thought he didn’t have any short term value either because they didn’t even care to keep him rostered during the playoffs. It is unfortunate he couldn’t get on track with the team.  The offense certainly could have used his big play ability he flashed as a Cleveland Brown and New York Jet.  There must have been more behind the scenes because Edwards’ contract was fully guaranteed, with added incentives he was not going to make. The team still has to beat the ...

Niners dump ex-Brown Braylon Edwards

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Braylon Edwards became a disappointment during an injury-plagued year during San Francisco's resurgent 2011 season.The struggling wide receiver was released by the 49ers on Tuesday three months after undergoing surgery on his right knee that limited him.Edwards tweeted the news early Tuesday, attributing the move to his injury, which "required more...

Braylon Edwards Released By 49ers

Wide receiver Braylon Edwards announced via his Twitter account and a statement on his personal website that he has been released by the San Francisco 49ers. Here the is the message posted on I was released today by the 49ers due to my injury that required more time to rehab and hasn’t allowed me [...]

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SAN FRANCISCO —  The 49ers released struggling wide receiver Braylon Edwards after surgery on his right knee earlier this season that limited him.

49ers release wideout Braylon Edwards

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Struggling wide receiver Braylon Edwards has been released by the San Francisco 49ers following surgery on his right knee earlier this season.Edwards tweeted the news Tuesday, attributing the move to his injury, which "required more time to rehab and hasn't allowed me to re-sync with the ...

Former Michigan star Braylon Edwards released by 49ers

Edwards had 15 catches for'1 yards and no touchdowns in eight games with five starts for the NFC West champion 49ers (12-3) after receiving a $3.5 million, one-year contract in August.

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#bbpBox_152151205492170752 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0099B9; }#bbpBox_152151205492170752 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }Former 49ers wide receiver Braylon Edwards cleared waivers today. He now is a free agent.about 1 hour ago via WhoSayReplyRetweetFavorite@AdamSchefterAdam Schefter Starter in NYC last year on an AFC Championship contender, to clearing waivers the next...

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