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Buccaneers in the hunt for secondary help
profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 11, 2013
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are in search of help to upgrade a pass defense that ranked dead last in the league last season. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Buccaneers are pursuing several options to bolster their secondary. In addition to thei…Share Tweet
Kicker Mike Cofer won a pair of Super Bowls with the 49ers in the late 1980s. Burglars recently pilfered both of them. According to the Associated Press, someone broke into Cofer’s home on Thursday, while he was attending his son’s high school basebShare TweetIt was already expected that San Francisco 49ers safety Dashon Goldson would be one of the hottest commodities on the market when free agency begins on Tuesday. In fact, Goldson is already being pursued by multiple teams on the eve of free agency. Accor…Share Tweet
49ers' wish list starts with secondarysfgate.com Mar 11, 201349ers' wish list starts with secondary At 6-foot-3 and 218 pounds, Smith, 25, is a young and big-bodied defensive back who has started 56 games in his four-year career. Atlanta's Matt Ryan and Baltimore's Joe Flacco had six touchdowns passes and one int…Share Tweet49ers land Ravens' Boldin for draft pick San Francisco traded one of its two sixth-round picks to the Ravens for Boldin, 32, who had six catches for 104 yards and a touchdown in Baltimore's 34-31 win over San Francisco in Super Bowl XLVII five weeks ago…Share Tweet
McKinnie declares no discounts for the RavensJust because they just won a Super Bowl doesn’t make it any less of a business for the Ravens. On the same day they pawned off one playoff hero (with the trade of wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the 49ers), another said he was ready to get paid. Left tacShare Tweet2009-12 WRs by Yards After Catch I was putting together this item several hours ago when the Arizona Cardinals released Beanie Wells and the San Francisco 49ers acquired Anquan Boldin. Life in the NFC West fast lane has seldom felt so frenetic. The char…Share TweetReceiver Anquan Boldin may not be the only Ravens player who joins the 49ers. A league source with extensive knowledge of the current safety market believes that the 49ers could land Ravens safety Ed Reed. As Albert Breer of NFL Network first reported o…Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers have signed nose tackle Ian Williams to a two-year contract extension.Share TweetESPN.com Mar 11, 2013Cullen Jenkins' contract agreement with the New York Giants removes from the free-agent pool a player the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks considered signing. Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com says the Giants signed Jenkins to improve their run …Share TweetCNNSI.com Mar 11, 2013All's quiet, for now. But with free agency only a day away, things are bound to pick up. Peter King fills you in on the hottest buzz he's hearing as the market prepares to open.Share Tweet
Kaepernick Takes The SportsNation QB ChallengeMar 11Charissa Thompson challenges 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick to the "SportsNation" quarterback challenge.
Do the San Francisco 49ers even want Darrelle Revis?Mar 11San Francisco 49ers cornerback Tarell Brown expresses his excitement for new teammate Anquan Boldin and explains whether or not Darrelle Revis would fit in the team's defense.
Baltimore Ravens trade Anquan Boldin to San Francisco 49ersMar 11Ian Rapoport has the latest on the Baltimore Ravens trade of wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers and why the deal had to happen.