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  1. 49ers the perfect candidate for HBO's 'Hard Knocks'Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | 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 , ...

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

    Friday Mar 13 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Mar 13 | 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 ...

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  4. 49ers meet with Louisville WR DeVante ParkerRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | 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 ...

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

    Saturday Mar 7 | 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 ...

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

    Saturday Mar 7 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Mar 6 | 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.

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  8. 49ers free agents 2015: Who should stay, who should goRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Mar 6 | 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.

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

    Friday Mar 6 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Mar 6 | 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.

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  12. 49ers Gamble Big with Jerome SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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.

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

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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.

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  14. 49ers sign WR Jerome SimpsonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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:

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

    Thursday Mar 5 | Examiner.com

    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.

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  16. Darnell DockettRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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 ...

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  17. 49ers hosted WR Jerome Simpson same day as Ted GinnRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Niners Nation

    The San Francisco 49ers are turning over every stone they can to find wide receivers. The team hosted free agent Jerome Simpson on Wednesday.

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  18. Report: 49ers host oft-troubled WR Jerome SimsponRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | SFGate

    Wide receiver Jerome Simpson , who didn't play in the NFL in 2014 and has been arrested three times since 2012, visited the 49ers on Wednesday, CSN Bay Area reported. Simpson, 29, has had two seasons in which he's had at least 48 catches and 720 yards since 2011, but his career has been derailed by a string of off-the-field issues.

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  19. Jerome Simpson Visited the San Francisco 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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 After missing the entire 2014 season due to his being a massive turd sandwich, Jerome Simpson would be very lucky to ever get another shot in the NFL.

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  20. Some NFL free agency 'don'ts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... at this level. What we all should have done was take a big chunk of that finger-pointing and direct it toward Jerome Simpson, a classic knucklehead who couldn't graduate from Knucklehead U. Simpson seemed like a good dude, but he came to the Vikings ...

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