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According to the San Francisco 49ers official Twitter page, they’ve re-signed wide receiver/kick returner Ted Ginn Jr. to a one-year deal.
Ginn only had 19 receptions for 220 yards as a receiver. His true value is as a kick/punt returner. The 49ers missed him dearly in the NFC Championship game, in which Kyle Williams fumbled two punts that helped propel the Giants to the Super Bowl.
Ginn returned both a punt and kickoff for a touchdown during this past season and had a total of 1,266 combined yards from kickoff and punt returns.
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