This is the March 15, 2013 news archive. View today's 49ers rumors and news.
Aldon Smith has surgery on torn labrum Niners All-Pro outside linebacker Aldon Smith had shoulder surgery "a few weeks ago" to repair a torn labrum, the NFL Network reported Friday. Smith finished his second NFL season on a prolonged sack-less…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com Mar 15, 2013The 49ers need a replacement for safety Dashon Goldson. They’ve shifted from higher-profile candidates like Charles Woodson and Louis Delmas to lesser-known Craig Dahl. Per Howard Balzer, via the San Francisco Chronicle, the 49ers have brought in DahlShare Tweet
Cardinals, 49ers looking for special boostESPN.com Mar 15, 2013Select 49ers Special Teams Averages The San Francisco 49ers hope the linebacker they signed from the Cincinnati Bengals can positively impact their special teams. Dan Skuta led the Bengals in special-teams tackles. The 49ers suffered a drop in special-t…Share Tweet
Asomugha, Woodson in “serious discussions” with 49ersprofootballtalk.com Mar 15, 2013When it comes to employees of NFL Network potentially defaming alleged whistleblowers, the powers-that-be remind them that they are analysts, not reporters. But when analysts have personal relationships that positions them to be reporters on matters tha…Share Tweet
Around the NFC West: 49ers-Seahawks tiffsESPN.com Mar 15, 2013A week ago, no one could have reasonably expected the Seattle Seahawks to add receiver Percy Harvin, edge pass-rusher Cliff Avril and defensive end Michael Bennett during a four-day period spanning the start of NFL free agency. Around the NFC West: Marc…Share TweetThe 49ers have added to their special-teams coverage units and linebacker depth, signing Bengals free agent Dan Skuta to a two-year contract. The club announced the move early Friday morning. Skuta, who turns 27 in April, recorded 26 tackles (15 solo) o…Share Tweet