According to Chris Mortensen, the 2013 NFL cap will be set at $123.9 million, which now puts the 49ers under the cap by $342,425, and will be close to $10 million once the Alex Smith trade is finalized.
Confirmed by multiple reports, the San Francisco 49ers have apparently robbed the Chiefs to many, by dealing Alex Smith to the Chiefs for a 2013 2nd round pick, pick #34, and a similar pick in 2014. This will give the 49ers picks 31, 34, 61, 74 and 93 in the top 95 picks. A total [...]
According to ProFootballTalk.com, the salary cap is expected to exceed $123 million, which would mean a rise of $2.4 million from 2012. This also bodes well for the 49ers, who are a projected $2.557 million over the $121.1 million previous projected cap. This would now put the 49ers at around only $657,000 over the cap. [...]
With free agency rapidly approaching us, I thought we would take a look back at the various contracts the 49ers have handed out during the Harbaalke era. These won’t necessarily provide deep insight into potential future contracts, but it gives us some numbers to work with in the meantime. Let us start with Carlos Rogers, who [...]
According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, the 49ers have a trade nearly done with Alex Smith heading to an unnamed team. According to former Chiefs GM Scott Pioli, he says the 49ers could of gotten pick 34 or 63 from the Chiefs. Which would give the 49ers 5 of first 93 picks. Also just [...]
CSNBayArea has learned that the 49ers are very unlikely to franchise FS Dashon Goldson for a second year, which would see a 120% increase in salary, up from $6.212 million to $7,454,400. Also noted is TE Delanie Walker and NT/DE Ricky Jean Francois, along with Goldson are high priorities for the 49ers this offseason.
According the tentative draft order released by the NFL yesterday, the 49ers own 4 of the top 93 picks,including the 31st, 61st, 74th, and 93rd picks. It’s possible that the 49ers may receive a 3rd or 4th round compensatory pick from the free agent losses of Joshua Morgan, and Adam Snyder. They could also gain [...]
As the 49ers prepare for 2013 free agency, and extend various players to make additional cap room, they will also need to look to 2014 and beyond. The 49ers have quite a few talented young players that are going to be worth extending now or in the near future. They are not able to yet extend players [...]
Over the course of my salary cap research, I come across all sorts of little tidbits of information related to the 49ers cap picture. Although some news is a lot less significant than other news, it is still pertinent to the bigger picture. When I come across these changes, I’ll be putting together articles looking [...]
Today we wrap up our six-part series looking at the various cap casualty candidates on the 49ers roster by looking at safety Donte Whitner. Whitner recently earned a $100,000 bonus thanks to his selection to the Pro Bowl this year. Whitner is scheduled for a $4,933,333 cap figure in 2013. That number includes a $3.85 [...]