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  1. 49ers WR Jerome Simpson: a Ita s no secret about my pastaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SFGate

    Before the 49ers signed oft-troubled wide receiver Jerome Simpson in March, head coach Jim Tomsula placed a call to David Bennett. Bennett was Simpson's head coach at Coastal Carolina and he also has strong ties to Tomsula: Bennett was the head coach at Tomsula's alma mater, Catawba College, from 1997-2001 when Tomsula was an assistant at the school.


  2. Vikings OK on offense, but defense doesn't do muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2012 | Star Tribune

    ... and a good catch. Ponder also had plenty of protection, given enough time to look past his first read -- Jerome Simpson on a hook route -- then able to recognize that San Francisco safety Dashon Goldson had been sucked into coverage on tight end ...


  3. Hayne picks 49ers jersey numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    JARRYD Hayne will be playing in an unfamiliar number to Australian audiences should he earn a spot with the San Francisco 49ers this season The 49ers released the uniform numbers their recently signed free agents will play in on Tuesday - and Hayne has opted for No. 38 . Reggie Bush , Darnell Dockett and Jerome Simpson were among the other players assigned a number by San Francisco today.


  4. NFL Draft: Fsu CB P.J. Williams Reportedly Arrested for DuiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | TheVikingAge

    ... to be concerned about any DUI-related offense after several recent incidents involving players. Last year, Jerome Simpson was suspended and ultimately cut by the team after a DUI bust. Two years ago Erin Henderson was cut after a pair of DUI ...


  5. 49ers the perfect candidate for HBO's 'Hard Knocks'Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | SFGate

    ... see their 49ers next season, since the 16 actual games might be unwatchable. The 49ers signed wide receiver Jerome Simpson , who has a history of problems with drugs and alcohol. The team has shown interest in free-agent linebacker Erin Henderson , ...


  6. Vikings Trade for Wide Receiver Mike WallaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KSTP

    ... stretch the field for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, though, he'll probably be worth it. After releasing Jerome Simpson in September following his latest off-the-field trouble, the Vikings rarely completed deep passes. Until December, when ...


  7. Why the Minnesota Vikings Haven't Been Too Patient in Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... a first-round and seventh-round pick that year and a third-round pick the following year), but signed starter Jerome Simpson soon thereafter, picking up another starter ( Greg Jennings ) shortly following that. The point is that the Vikings moved ...


  8. 49ers meet with Louisville WR DeVante ParkerRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... is possible the 49ers extend him further, but either way, he is nearing the end of his career. The team has Jerome Simpson , Quinton Patton and Bruce Ellington behind Boldin and Smith, so the position does not have a ton of long-term stability. I ...


  9. Simpson signing makes one wonder what 49ers are thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | SFGate

    ... I took the opportunity to ask York a couple of questions. That same day the 49ers had signed wide receiver Jerome Simpson , a player with so many legal troubles he wasn't even playing last season. He has been arrested three times for marijuana and ...


  10. San Francisco 49ers owner needs to clarify 'winning with class'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | NFLSpinZone

    ... three words in the press conference following the departure of Jim Harbaugh. After the recent signing of Jerome Simpson, it's time for York to either define what he meant or simply retire the phrase. It's actually been a pretty good week for the ...


  11. Jed York also wonders about 49ers signing Jerome SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Jed York's comments about wanting his team to win with class. He mentioned that several times at a press conference on Dec. 29, the day after the NFL's regular season ended.


  12. 49ers free agents 2015: Who should stay, who should goRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... down who will stay and who will go based on Trent Baalke's history. With the additions of Darnell Dockett and Jerome Simpson yesterday, free agency has already kicked off for Trent Baalke and the San Francisco 49ers. While there will be plenty of ...


  13. York on Simpson signing: 'I don't know what the thinking was'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | SFGate

    On Thursday night, a few hours after the 49ers signed oft-troubled wide receiver Jerome Simpson, CEO Jed York was asked why his team added a player that didn't appear to align with his winning-with-class vision. "You have to ask Trent," York said to The Chronicle's Ann Killion after speaking at a panel on sports and technology in San Francisco.


  14. SF owner: Don't know why we signed SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... York never specifically explained, which might be why a few 49ers fans were confused when the team signed Jerome Simpson to a two-year deal on Thursday . Simpson was suspended for the first three games of the 2014 season and didn't end up playing at ...


  15. Jerome Simpson Gets Another Chance, For Some ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 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 San Francisco met with a pair of cast-off receivers this week, Simpson and Ted Ginn, and decided to go with Simpson.


  16. 49ers Gamble Big with Jerome SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | NinerNoise

    Jerome Simpson is now a 49er , and the San Francisco 49ers have now made their first big character gamble of the 2015 offseason. I have seen Jerome Simpson play more than most have for both the Cincinnati Bengals and the Minnesota Vikings though he was suspended for the entire 2014 season for repeated drug-related offenses.


  17. WR Jerome Simpson signs 2-year deal; 49ers confirm Darnell Dockett dealRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The 49ers have signed a two-year contract with wide receiver Jerome Simpson, whose career has been hindered by drug- and alcohol-related arrests. Simpson did not play last season after being cut by the Minnesota Vikings and drawing a suspension for the first three games, having violated the league's substance-abuse policy.


  18. 49ers sign WR Jerome SimpsonRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Simpson, 29, didn't play in 2014 after he was suspended for three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy and was subsequently cut by the Vikings, despite having a strong 2013 season Even with a two-year contract, Simpson shouldn't expect to automatically make the Niners' 53-man roster, and San Francisco is still expected to target wide receivers at the NFL Draft, which starts April 30. Simpson has played five NFL seasons, caught 145 passes and scored eight career touchdowns, including one of the most memorable in NFL history:


  19. Report: 49ers sign WR Jerome SimpsonRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 |

    Simpson will have a two-year contract with the 49ers and joins a mix of wide receivers. He will compete with Anquan Boldin , Quinton Patton, Bruce Ellington, Stevie Johnson, Trindon Holliday and Chuck Jacobs.


  20. Darnell DockettRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Sports Network

    ... sacks, seven forced fumbles and four interceptions in 158 career games. The 49ers also signed wide receiver Jerome Simpson to a two-year deal. Simpson has played for the Bengals (2008-11) and Vikings (2012-13), recording 145 receptions for 2,004 ...