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  1. Gil Brandt ranks the first 48 Super BowlsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Niners Nation

    ... -- came to a resounding halt against the 49ers' quartet of Pro Bowlers in the secondary. For one season, Eric Wright, Ronnie Lott, Dwight Hicks and Carlton Williamson were as elite as any back four in NFL history. Their play, along with Joe Montana ...


  2. Super Bowl XXIV ranked as the worst in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... campaign, came to a resounding halt against the 49ers' quartet of Pro Bowlers in the secondary. For one season, Eric Wright, Ronnie Lott, Dwight Hicks and Carlton Williamson were as elite as any back four in NFL history. Their play, along with Joe ...


  3. "It takes a village to raise a child"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | El Observador

    ... make a difference in your community by connecting one-on-one with a mentee. This year, our emcee will be Eric Wright, the former San Francisco 49ers cornerback, and our guest speaker will be Quron Reaves of Boldly Me, a non-profit organization ...


  4. Ex-49er Hicks treads the boards at Berkeley RepRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | SFGate

    ... of the backfield nicknamed "Dwight Hicks and the Hot Licks," which had some pretty good rookies in Ronnie Lott , Eric Wright and Carlton Williamson . In that magical 1981 season, Hicks led the NFL with nine interceptions for 239 yards. In Super Bowl ...


  5. Tomsula is who the 49ers liked the whole timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 |

    ... and Ricky Jean Francois to current players like Quinton Dial, Tank Carradine and Glenn Dorsey. Former 49ers CB Eric Wright tweeted that he is happy for his former coach. The now-retired player wishes the best for Tomsula, but brought some insight in ...


  6. Jim Tomsula makes perfect sense for 49ers ... kindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | ESPN

    ... before Harbaugh. Not saying I endorse it, but I understand (using my Chris Rock voice). Former defensive back Eric Wright, meanwhile, weighed in on Twitter: Since everyone is askin (or about to ask), I love Coach Tomsula. He's definitely the ...


  7. Eric Wright is not pleased with the BS Eric Reid personal foul in 49ers-SeahawksRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Niners Nation

    The San Francisco 49ers gave up a field goal early against the Seattle Seahawks, set up by a personal foul against Eric Reid. It was a bad call, and former 49ers cornerback Eric Wright voiced his opinion.


  8. Perrish Cox changes agents in contract yearRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Niners Nation

    ... was some kind of issue in the past. The 49ers released him during the middle of last season when they activated Eric Wright off the NFI list. They eventually brought Cox back when Carlos Rogers hurt his ribs, and then signed Cox to a one-year deal ...


  9. 49ers Defense has Revolving DoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | NinerNoise

    ... got healthyor almost healthy, anywayfollowing a 2013 injury, and Perrish Cox , as well as Chris Cook and Eric Wright (who, by the way, retired in the another chapter of the defensive scramble) were expected to step up in 2014-15. Michael Wilhoite ...


  10. Secondary becomes a primary problem for BucsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and Alterraun Verner has one. This from a franchise that since 2012 has parted with Aqib Talib, Darrelle Revis, Eric Wright and Barron. Now Frazier is putting some hope in McDougald, a second-year pro from Kansas who was undrafted and plucked off ...


  11. Report: Marcus Lattimore will retire from footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 |

    The San Francisco 49ers announced that Marcus Lattimore plans to retire from football on Wednesday afternoon. This marks the second time a 49ers player has decided to retire with CB Eric Wright being the first last August.


  12. George Seifert to be inducted into 49ers Hall of Fame on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Niners Nation

    ... to the game in 1957, that was special. And "The Catch" was great. The tackle was great, [former 49ers CB] Eric Wright's tackle of [former Cowboys WR] Drew Pearson that saved my rear end was special." "Well, and did you get the fumble at the end of ...


  13. Perrish Cox has turned into a solid cornerback, so what happens when Tramaine Brock returns?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Niners Nation

    ... 2013, he was a special teams contributor who was also the dime back. He was released midway through 2013 when Eric Wright was brought off the NFI list. When Carlos Rogers subsequently injured his ribs, Cox returned to play nickel back in the ...


  14. NFL football players with the most Super Bowl winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 |

    ... L.C. Greenwood, Dwight White and Randy Grossman from the Steelers. Keena Turner, Jessie Sapolu, Mike Wilson, and Eric Wright all won four Super Bowls with the 49ers. Tight End Marv Fleming was the first player to win four Super Bowls. He won the ...


  15. NFL players and broadcasters react to Ray Rice being cut by the Ravens and suspended by the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... reacted on social media along with broadcasters, reporters and fans. Former San Francisco 49ers cornerback Eric Wright was left scratching his head over the logic of the timeline of the events. But what if that video never came out to the general ...


  16. 49ers-Broncos: What to watch forRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | SFGate

    ... $2 million contract. Secondary - The team is suddenly stacked with cornerbacks, even with the retirement of Eric Wright before training camp. Behind starters Tramaine Brock and Chris Culliver, it's a free-for-all with veterans Perrish Cox and Chris ...


  17. 49ers vs. Broncos, preseason 2014: Bubble watch heading into Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | Niners Nation

    ... his ability to play both inside and outside. Of course, the 49ers had no problem releasing him last year for Eric Wright , and only brought him back once Carlos Rogers got hurt. Cox seems to be doing perfectly fine, but he's a guy I just am not yet ...


  18. Underdog: Speedy Darryl Morris hoping to turn heads at nickelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... but who have a solid, puncher's chance to land a spot on perhaps the most talented roster in the league. When Eric Wright retired last week, every cornerback on the roster got a bit of breathing space. Wright not only was the most experienced player ...


  19. 49ers: Pressure will be on Jimmie Ward to learn quicklyRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Prior to Eric Wright's retirement Tuesday, he was asked last week to move into the 49ers' nickel cornerback role and subsequently never showed, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said Wednesday.


  20. Arrow up: Which 49ers stood out this spring?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... from the backboard. Chris Cook . He was the beneficiary of Chris Culliver's absence and of an ankle injury to Eric Wright, who retired this week. That meant that Cook took nearly all the first-team defensive repetitions at right cornerback. He did ...