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The San Francisco 49ers signed cornerback Perrish Cox to a two-year deal Tuesday, according to the team’s press release.
Cox, 25, played his collegiate ball at Oklahoma State University and was originally a fifth round (137th overall) selection of the Denver Broncos in the 2010 NFL Draft. He has played in 15 games (9 starts) and registered 54 tackles, two forced fumbles, one interception and ranked third among NFL rookies with a team-high 14 passes defensed in 2010.
“We are pleased to add Perrish to our team,” said 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke, via team’s press release. “As an organization, from ownership on down, we have done our due diligence and are confident that Perrish will be a positive contributor to the 49ers, as well as our community.”
The 6-0, 198-pound defensive back has flourished as a special teams’ player as he made four tackles and returned nine kickoffs for 172 yards. Of course Cox comes with his fair share of character concerns, nonetheless. In December of...
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According to Adam Schefter over at ESPN the San Francisco 49ers have come to terms on a one-year contract with Randy Moss. This move came after the 49ers became the second team to workout the veteran wide receiver.
Why does Moss fit what the 49ers are attempting to build? There is a three pronged answer to this question and I plan to address them here.
Over at our forums, one of our posters came up with this Alex Smith Signing Conspiracy Theory. After I read it, it sorta makes perfect sense. Explanation below…
I don’t believe Alex Smith will sign anytime soon.
Alex and Harbaugh are tied together, and I believe the deal is already agreed upon, minus one detail. The cap numbers.
Alex Smith is the consummate team player and I...
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers re-signed with the club by inking a four-year deal worth $31.3 million on Tuesday.
Rogers was named to his first Pro Bowl last season. The 30-year-old collected 44 tackles and six interceptions while playing on a one-year deal worth $4.25 million.
The ninth overall pick of the 2005 draft, Rogers has recorded 346 tackles and 14 interceptions...
The 49ers parted ways with one veteran cornerback on Thursday, but one they definitely would like to keep around will soon sign a big deal to return to the team. Pro Bowl cornerback Carlos Rogers has agreed to terms on a multi-year deal that will make him one of the highest-paid Niners, while the player he supplanted as the team’s starting left cornerback, Shawntae Spencer, has been released.
Once believed to be the successor of Baltimore Ravens’ future Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Lewis, the San Francisco 49ers signed linebacker Tavares Gooden to a one-year contract, according to team’s press release.
Gooden is a talented football player—and understanding that the, then-32 years old, aging, but effective Lewis (now 36) was approaching retirement—Gooden was hoped...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed cornerback Carlos Rogers to a four-year deal worth $31.3 million.
Rogers had a his best season in 2011 with 6 interceptions and is a key part of a stingy 49ers defense.
With both Rogers and safety Dashon Goldson coming back, the back part of the 49ers defense will remain in good shape for 2012
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The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a one-year deal withwide receiver Randy Moss after his impressive workout on Monday. Moss caughtballs from Coach Jim Harbaugh during his workout on Monday but maybe he shouldhave been catching passes from Alex Smith. Why? Because Smith is the one who will be responsible forgetting Moss the ball in actual game situations and he better be able...