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Brandon Lloyd, Josh Johnson make squad; Adam Snyder among cuts

The 49ers reduced their roster to 53 players with several players who had been on the proverbial bubble, including quarterback Josh Johnson and receiver Brandon Lloyd, making the cut, at least for now. The day also was kind to a pair of upstarts -- undrafted rookies Dillon Farrell, an offensive lineman, and James McCray, a safety. Farrell is one of just seven healthy offensive linemen...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Recap: 49ers run away with the win in the preseason finale against Texans

The San Francisco 49ers looked absolutely unstoppable Thursday night as they defeated the Houston Texans 40-13 to finish 2-2 in the preseason. There was so much to admire while watching the game and to be honest there was much more good things than bad. So let’s go ahead and hand out this weeks awards. MVP – Chris Borland Borland really wanted to prove that he deserves to replace...
Via cover32 - 49ers
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gabbert struggles, Johnson shines in 49ers’ romp over Texans

Blaine Gabbert ended on an otherwise forgettable performance Thursday night with a touchdown toss. If the 49ers are fortunate, it will be the last in-game pass Gabbert throws this season. With Colin Kaepernick among 19 of the 49ers’ starters taking the fourth preseason game off Thursday night, Gabbert did little to inspire confidence he could capably handle the starting role...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Roll to 40-13 Win In Final Preseason Game Against Houston Texans

Josh Johnson torched the Houston Texans, as the San Francisco 49ers cruised to a 40-13 win in the final tuneup of the preseason. On a night when nearly all of the team’s starters had the game off, Johnson made quite the statement as he threw three touchdowns and went for 135 yard while completing 14-of-17 passes. The 49ers didn’t get much of anything going until the final minutes...
Via BaySportsNet
5 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Q&A With Stevie Johnson

Stevie Johnson couldn’t wait to get stated with his new team. The San Francisco 49ers traded for the 27-year-old receiver on May 9, and he showed up at the team’s Santa Clara practice facility the next day after driving down from his home in Elk Grove near Sacramento. Here are some highlights from Johnson’s recent conversation with reporters at Levi’s Stadium. Note: Questions...
Via BaySportsNet
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers bring back QB Josh Johnson

The San Francisco 49ers have re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson after he was recently cut by the Bengals. Josh Johnson, who was cut by the Bengals earlier this week, is now with the 49ers, who have five quarterbacks on the roster. The team released defensive tackle Christian Tupou to make room for Johnson. Johnson, 27, played for Jim Harbaugh at the University of San Diego...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Free agent QB Josh Johnson signs with 49ers

getty images Josh Johnson did not spend long on the street. The Cincinnati Bengals cut Johnson on Tuesday but he has now signed on with the San Francisco 49ers. Positioned as No. 2 on the depth chart behind Andy Dalton, Johnson never attempted a pass last season. If the 49ers are fortunate that statistic will remain the same for the 2014 season. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected...
Via Tireball.com
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Release QB Josh Johnson

  The Cincinnati Bengals announced the release of QB Josh Johnson on Monday. NEWS: #Bengals release QB Josh Johnson and sign 10 undrafted college free agents — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) May 12, 2014 Johnson, 27, lasted a little over a year with the Bengals after playing for the Browns, 49ers and Buccaneers since entering the NFL back in 2009. It became quite clear that one...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Josh Johnson Agrees To Terms With The Bengals

Jenna Laine of the Sports Xchange reports that the Bengals have reached an agreement with free agent QB Josh Johnson. Laine adds that Johnson will receive a two-year deal from Cincinnati. Johnson, 26, worked out for the Bengals on Thursday and with the Ryan Fitzpatrick signing with the Titans, it makes sense to see them move quickly to get a backup quarterback in place, even if...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers sign QB Johnson

The San Francisco 49ers have reached an agreement with free agent quarterback Josh Johnson.The San Francisco Chronicle, citing a league source, reported the deal was for two years.The 25-year-old Johnson has spent the past three seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, seeing extensive action in only one game last season.A fifth-round draft pick out of San Diego in 2008, Johnson saw...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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