Tuesday Mar 11
Inside Bay Area
Report: Donte Whitner to leave 49ers, sign with Cleveland Browns
Safety Donte Whitner is reportedly returning to his native Ohio, which he nearly did three years ago before a "change of heart" led him to sign with the 49ers for what became a hard-hitting tenure.
Tuesday Mar 11
Possible 49ers replacements just in case
Free agency starts at 4 p.m. ET Tuesday. It is clear the San Francisco 49ers ' plan of attack will be to sign their own top free agents.
2014 NFL mock draft: Mocking the Draft provides starter and some depth to 49ers
Mocking the Draft has their final mock before the start of free agency. This could be a rather interesting haul.
Will impending roster moves leave the 49ers too thin in the secondary?
With the eve of NFL free agency upon us, the San Francisco 49ers have some decisions to make in regards to their secondary.
Source: Browns, Bears, Jets could pursue Whitner; 49ers 'pushing' to keep safety
The Browns, Bears and Jets expressed the most interest in 49ers free-agent safety Donte Whitner over the weekend, a league source told The Chronicle.
Deone Bucannon's draft stock edges up after the NFL Combine
This May, Deone Bucannon will have the chance to be drafted higher than any Cougar in over a decade.
49ers Safety Craig Dahl Takes Pay Cut
For the 2014 season, San Francisco 49ers safety Craig Dahl had his base salary reduced by the team.
49ers 'more optimistic' about signing Donte Whitner to contract extension, per Matt Barrows
Earlier today, we learned from Jason Hurley that the San Francisco 49ers had worked out a salary reduction with Craig Dahl.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
49ers Blog: 49ers reduce Dahl's salary; more optimistic about retaining Whitner
The 49ers have reduced the 2014 salary of safety Craig Dahl, the primary backup behind starters Donte Whitner and Eric Reid in 2013.
49ers salary cap: Craig Dahl reduces 2014 base salary by $525,000
The San Francisco 49ers have re-worked Craig Dahl's contract, reducing his 2014 base salary by $525,000.
49ers restructure safety Craig Dahl's contract
The 49ers restructured the contract of backup safety Craig Dahl in a move that reduced Dahl's 2014 salary-cap figure by $600,000.
The Press Democrat
Assuming the 49ers re-sign Anquan Boldin and not Donte Whitner this offseason, how do you think the 49ers will replace Whitner? The 49ers probably will draft a strong safety during the first two or three rounds, but that safety may not start from Day 1. If he can't, Craig Dahl or C.J. Spillman or a free agent the 49ers sign might be able to play ... (more)