Kassim Osgood


When it was time for the 49ers to make their original cuts to 53 players, special teams absorbed the biggest hits.

Gunners C.J. Spillman and Darryl Morris were released.


The 49ers on Tuesday re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson and released special-teams player Bubba Ventrone.


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From Comcast SportsNetSAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The San Francisco 49ers stymied 2011 NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers in Week 1, then record-setting Matthew Stafford in Week 2.This stingy, opportunistic defense i