The 2013 deadline for naming franchise players passed Monday without NFC West teams using the mechanism to protect against losing their unrestricted free agents.Dashon Goldson, the San Francisco 49ers' Pro Bowl safety, tweeted his approval.Recent Franchise Player CountsTeams can begin negotiating with representatives for UFAs from March 9 before the signing period opens March 12.Goldson, 49ers tight end Delanie Walker and St. Louis Rams receiver Danny Amendola are among the more notable NFC West players scheduled to hit the unrestricted market.