2 hrs ago
Will impending roster moves leave the 49ers too thin in the secondary?
With the eve of NFL free agency upon us, the San Francisco 49ers have some decisions to make in regards to their secondary.
6 hrs ago
Source: Browns, Bears, Jets could pursue Whitner; 49ers 'pushing' to keep safety
The Browns, Bears and Jets expressed the most interest in 49ers free-agent safety Donte Whitner over the weekend, a league source told The Chronicle.
Sam Shields Could Earn Big Payday
Sep 9, 2012; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields lines up across from San Francisco 49ers safety C.J. Spillman during the game at Lambeau Field.
Free Agency Outlook: Safeties
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- We'll have a better idea what the Broncos think of this position once we get into free agency.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
49ers Blog: 49ers reduce Dahl's salary; more optimistic about retaining Whitner
The 49ers have reduced the 2014 salary of safety Craig Dahl, the primary backup behind starters Donte Whitner and Eric Reid in 2013.
Chris Culliver expected to stick at cornerback, not move to safety
I had a couple different articles planned for yesterday afternoon, but once the reports about the non-executed trade of Jim Harbaugh to the Cleveland Browns , they all got shoved to the side.
The Press Democrat
Assuming the 49ers re-sign Anquan Boldin and not Donte Whitner this offseason, how do you think the 49ers will replace Whitner? The 49ers probably will draft a strong safety during the first two or three rounds, but that safety may not start from Day 1. If he can't, Craig Dahl or C.J. Spillman or a free agent the 49ers sign might be able to play ... (more)