49ers bring back cornerbacks Jason Verrett, Dontae Johnson

Apr 13, 2020 at 11:20 AM--


The 49ers only got one game out of cornerback Jason Verrett last year, but they're going to give him another chance. The team announced they had re-signed the former Chargers first-rounder to a one-year deal, along with cornerback Dontae Johnson. They signed Verrett last March, but the one-time Pro Bowler was placed on IR in [more]
Click here to view the whole article



More San Francisco 49ers News



Raheem Mostert asking to be 49ers' highest-paid running back, per report

By David Bonilla
Jul 8, 2020

News broke on Wednesday that San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert has requested a trade after what his agent described as months of unproductive contract talks. Mostert is signed through the 2021 season but will earn a base salary of just $2.575 million this year. Mostert and his agent either want a new deal or want the running back to go to a team that will offer him one. What exactly is Mostert requesting from the 49ers? Is it something completely unreasonable for the team's leading rusher and the player who led all running backs in yards-per-carry last season? It doesn't sound like it. RELATED:

Read the Full Article


PFF names 49ers' running back battle as one to watch after Raheem Mostert requests trade

By David Bonilla
Jul 10, 2020

It's entirely likely that the San Francisco 49ers don't grant Raheem Mostert's trade request, and the running back ends up leading the team's ferocious rushing attack this season. He was a breakout surprise last year — and really, in the playoffs — and has earned an increased workload going forward. Mostert's $2.575 million base salary for 2020 is second to Tevin Coleman's $4.55 million among the Niners' backs, if you don't count fullback Kyle Juszczyk, of course. The team also has Jerick McKinnon, who head coach Kyle Shanahan was high on after signing him in 2018. Injury has knocked him out of each of the last two seasons, though, so no one really knows yet what the 49ers have there. Ben Linsey of Pro Football Focus

Read the Full Article


NFL.com ranks 49ers running back No. 22 among NFL RB1s, but its probably not who you think

By David Bonilla
11 hrs ago

NFL.com analyst Maurice Jones-Drew, a former NFL running back, ranked all 32 RB1s across the league. He placed one San Francisco 49ers running back at No. 22. Although, it's probably not the player who first popped into your head. Raheem Mostert was the 49ers' leading rusher during the 2019 season. He gained 772 yards on 137 carries with eight rushing and two receiving touchdowns before a playoff performance that made everyone take notice of the former undrafted free agent. Mostert wasn't, however, credited with a start. In fact, he's never started an NFL game. That's because there is always another running back on the field when the offense takes

Read the Full Article

Featured

More Featured Stories

Trending News

More News
Share 49erswebzone