Previously just a report, it’s now official. The 49ers have cut ties with kicker David Akers.
Here’s GM Trent Baalke on Akers:
“The 49ers would like to thank David for his service, dedication and leadership over the past two years.”
A sentence for each good year Akers had in San Francisco.
PREVIOUSLY ON THE DAVID AKERS SAGA:
David Akers calls struggles ‘a head-scratcher’
49ers sticking with David Akers at kicker
49ers waive Billy Cundiff
David Akers wins 49ers kicking competition
49ers kicking competition has a leader
Billy Cundiff signed by 49ers to compete with David Akers