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  1. 49ers' Jerome Simpson potentially huge additionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | NinerNoise

    The San Francisco 49ers signed the gifted and athletic Jerome Simpson this offense in the hopes of helping upgrade what was a below-par receiving corps. After serving a six game suspension and sitting out last Thursday 's loss due to a short week of practice, Simpson will hopefully be making his 2015 NFL debut this Sunday as the 49ers visit the St. Louis Rams for a 10 am PT kickoff.


  2. 49ers place Antoine Bethea on IR; activate Jerome SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | SFGate

    ... the team announced was a shoulder injury. Bethea's spot on the 53-man roster was assumed by wide receiver Jerome Simpson , whose season-opening, six-game suspension ended Monday. Bethea, 31, one of three former Pro Bowlers among the team's defensive ...


  3. 49ers won't activate Jerome Simpson today, deadline tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | MSNBC

    According to Matt Maiocco of, the 49ers didn't make the roster move prior to tonight's game against the Seahawks, and have until tomorrow to make the call. They were given a one-week roster exemption for Simpson, who was suspended the first six weeks of the season as a repeat offender of the league's substance abuse policy.


  4. WR Jerome Simpson not activated for 49ers game vs. SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    Simpson received a roster exemption upon returning from a six-game suspension, and he was not activated to the 49ers' game-day roster, according to the NFL's transaction wire and confirmed by a team source. Simpson hasn't played in a game since the 2013 season.


  5. Will 49ers play Jerome Simpson right away?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    Wide receiver Jerome Simpson is back at practice with the 49ers after six-week suspension, but with so little time to prepare for Thursday's game against the Seattle Seahawks, it remains to be seen if he'll have much impact in the game or even be active. The team hadn't even run a full-speed practice until Tuesday afternoon, so it's tough to get any type of read on Simpson, even for quarterback Colin Kaepernick.


  6. NFL lifts 49ers WR Jerome Simpson suspension, grants team roster exemptionRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The NFL has lifted Simpson's suspension which kept him out of the previous six games, stemming from his violations of the league's substance-abuse policy. The 49ers were granted a one-week roster exemption for Simpson, allowing him to practice before they decide whose spot he'll take on the 53-man roster.


  7. Stefon Diggs should start over Charles JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | TheVikingAge

    ... after the way the receiver burst on the scene in 2014. The Vikings picked up Johnson last year to replace Jerome Simpson and within a few weeks the former Packers late-round draft pick and Browns practice squad hand had played himself into a role as ...


  8. Souhan: Diggs' potential earns praise from veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... out Troy Williamson, Bernard Berrian, Marcus Robinson, Travis Taylor, Sidney Rice, Bobby Wade, Percy Harvin, Jerome Simpson, Greg Jennings, Cordarrelle Patterson, Charles Johnson and Mike Wallace as potential No. 1s. In two games, Diggs has ...


  9. 49ers' free-agent class more - F' than - A'Read the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | SFGate

    ... two have been released (DT Darnell Dockett , LB Philip Wheeler ), one is serving a six-game suspension (WR Jerome Simpson ), one has been inactive for the first three games (CB Shareece Wright) and one has played just seven snaps because of an ...


  10. Jarius Wright Deserves A Bigger Role In Minnesota Vikings' OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... uniform through the 2019 season. Wright stepped into a bigger role last season due in part to necessity, as Jerome Simpson was released and Cordarrelle Patterson proved unworthy of a significant role. But I also think he was criminally misused by ...


  11. Vikings 2015: Finding the proper mixtureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... not have called for deep balls last season was that the Vikings lacked a legitimate downfield playmaker. Jerome Simpson was supposed to be that guy, but he was booted off the team before his NFL suspension ended. And Cordarrelle Patterson runs fast, ...


  12. Did They Improve? Minnesota Vikings Offseason GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | SidelionReport

    ... QB Christian Ponder signed with the Raiders and FB Jerome Felton is now a Buffalo Bill. WRs Greg Jennings and Jerome Simpson also signed elsewhere, as did OT J'Marcus Webb. Reserve players like DE Corey Wootton and OG Vladimir Ducasse also are gone. ...


  13. Charles Johnson continues to emerge for VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | ESPN

    Charles Johnson 's career with the Minnesota Vikings has flourished largely through opportunities handed down to him after their original recipient discarded them. The Vikings signed him off the Cleveland Browns ' practice squad last September after they saw media reports of Jerome Simpson 's latest legal trouble and released Simpson.


  14. ...Read moreRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | KLIV

    ... won the last time the two teams played in Kansas City by the score of 1-0. San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended by the NFL for the first six games without pay for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Simpson ...


  15. Jerome Simpson has totally suckered the 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | TheVikingAge

    Aug 16, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson prepares for the game against the Arizona Cardinals at TCF Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports Jerome Simpson has done it again.


  16. NFL suspends 49ers WR Jerome Simpson for 6 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    The NFL suspended San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Jerome Simpson on Tuesday without pay for the first six games of the season for violations of the league's substance-abuse policy. The 49ers were aware of a likely suspension for Simpson for previous issues, but nothing that is known to have occurred since he joined the 49ers on a two-year deal as a free agent in March.


  17. 49ersa Simpson suspended six gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CLARA >> Jerome Simpson waited a year to get back on an NFL field, and even though his official return will be delayed by a six-game suspension, he called Tuesday's punishment “fair” and thanked the 49ers for supporting him. Simpson got released by the Minnesota Vikings last September after news broke of a July traffic stop, which led to this violation of the league's substance-abuse policy.


  18. 49ers' Jerome Simpson: Six-game suspension is fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | ESPN

    Jerome Simpson , slapped with a six-game suspension on Tuesday afternoon for issues he had purportedly before signing this offseason with the San Francisco 49ers , called the penalty "fair" following practice. "I'm just blessed to be with this organization of people that stand behind me, really believe in Jerome Simpson," the receiver told reporters.


  19. San Francisco 49ers Must Scramble To Replace WR Jerome Simpson After SuspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Rant Sports

    The NFL came down hard on the San Francisco 49ers ' newest offseason addition Jerome Simpson for violating the league's substance-abuse policy with the Minnesota Vikings in 2014. Simpson's six-game suspension was anticipated by 49ers' general manager Trent Baalke when the organization signed the athletic receiver earlier in the year.


  20. Former Bengals wide receiver Jerome Simpson contributes to rough offseason for 49ersRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2015 | Cincy Jungle

    The avalanche of bad news isn't seeming to stop for the San Francisco 49ers. Their most recent issue revolves around former Bengals wide receiver Jerome Simpson.