ATLANTA -- The 49ers signed Billy Cundiff on Jan. 1 to compete with struggling kicker David Akers for the right to kick in the playoffs.
SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers on Friday waived kicker Billy Cundiff, who was signed as insurance when veteran David Akers struggled in the regular season.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Billy Cundiff, who the 49ers signed Jan. 1 to compete with David Akers for the right to kick in the playoffs, was among the team's seven inactive players.
SANTA CLARA -- Billy Cundiff is the wrong person to ask for an update on the 49ers' kicker competition. After all, he is aware of only half the story.