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  • By Cesar Becerra
    Mar 13, 2019 at 12:30 PM 4 comments
    With the news this morning that Earl Thomas signed a big money contract with the Baltimore Ravens, that means that the 49ers missed out on signing a top tier safety in what was a highly talented free agency class. Earl Thomas joins Landon Collins, Tyrann Mathieu, Lamarcus Joyner, Adrian Amos, and Eric Weddle on the list of top free agent safeties that the 49ers missed out on. Now, what was a stacked free agency class is narrowed down to Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and Tre Boston as the top remaining safeties. So where should the 49ers shift their focus to now? Before we discuss where the 49ers should shift their focus in free agency, let's take a look at what they did do. Last night, John Lynch made an aggressive move to solidify the 49ers' biggest need by...
  • By Cesar Becerra
    Mar 12, 2019 at 3:29 PM 6 comments
    The start of the NFL's legal tampering has been action packed through the first two days. Outside of taking care of their own by extending Mike Person and Kyle Nelson, the 49ers have been relatively quiet at the start of free agency, only signing inside linebacker Kwon Alexander. There are still plenty of big names available that the 49ers should remain interested in (Earl Thomas, Ha Ha Clinton Dix, Justin Houston, Ezekiel Ansah, Steven Nelson, and Jason McCourty) so the 49ers may not be done. Where the 49ers have been active is on the trade rumor mill. There has been so much chatter linking the 49ers to trading for Odell Beckham Jr. Fox Sport's Colin Cowherd broke down the situation earlier this...
  • By Cesar Becerra
    Mar 6, 2019 at 5:34 PM 7 comments
    With the NFL franchise tag deadline passing yesterday, that means the beginning of free agency on March 13th is the next important date to kick off the 2019 season for the San Francisco 49ers. Free agency has been a time when John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan have made their most significant impacts revamping the 49ers roster. They've done so by bringing in some impact players on the offensive side of the ball like Jerick McKinnon, Kyle Juszczyk, and Marquise Goodwin. Over their first two offseasons, they've preached being "aggressively prudent" with their salary cap space even though they arguably overpaid for McKinnon and Juszczyk. This offseason they have the seventh most cap space according to...
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