49ers re-sign Cox to one-year deal

49ers re-sign Cox to one-year deal
March 25, 2014, 10:00 am
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The 49ers addressed their lack of depth at cornerback by signing Perrish Cox to a one-year deal Monday. (USATSI)

UPDATE (Friday at 12 p.m.) -- The 49ers officially announced the re-signing of cornerback Perrish Cox on a one-year deal.


ORLANDO, Fla. -- The 49ers and cornerback Perrish Cox have agreed to terms on a one-year deal, according to a source.

Cox, 27, played nine regular-season games with the 49ers and two with the Seattle Seahawks before the 49ers re-signed him for the playoffs.

The 49ers released Cox on Nov. 12. He latched on with the Seahawks. The 49ers re-signed Cox on Dec. 30 after he was released by the Seahawks the week prior. Cox ended up leap-frogging Eric Wright on the depth chart as the nickel back for the 49ers' first two playoff games while Carlos Rogers was out with a hamstring strain.


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