49ers officially cut ties with CB Clements

July 30, 2011, 11:49 pm
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July 30, 2011
49ERSNEWS 49ERSVIDEOCSNBayArea.com staffThe 49ers have officially released cornerback Nate Clements, the team announced via press release Saturday.
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The 49ers organization greatly appreciates Nates efforts as a 49er, said 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke. Nate is a class act, and a tough competitor, who has given a lot of himself over the past four years. We wish him, and his family, all the best.Clements snagged 10 interceptions in four seasons for the 49ers, playing in 54 games.The 49ers cleared 17.3 million dollars in cap space with the release, giving them flexibility in their future signings.Reportedly, Clements will sign with the Cincinnati Bengals.Clements, 31, has 33 career interceptions and 588 tackles in 10 NFL seasons.