chris culliver


Editor’s note: Matt Maiocco provides position-by-position breakdowns each day leading up to 49ers training camp.


Cornerback Chris Culliver, a front-runner to win a starting job this season, has been cleared to take part in 49ers practices this week as training camp opens.


Chris Culliver is working out daily at the 49ers’ practice facility. But after missing last season with a torn ACL, the team has not cleared him for 11-on-11 work.


The 49ers have plenty of players looking for new contracts, and here’s a list of the Top 10. The rankings are based on importance to the team and “signability”:


SANTA CLARA -- Cornerback Chris Culliver was in line to win a starting job a year ago before going down early in training camp with a torn ACL.