The NFL set the league-wide salary cap Monday at $143.28 million per team, but the 49ers will have additional cap space due to a carryover in space from last season and adjustments.
The 49ers have yet to make any cost-cutting moves this offseason. A year ago, they released veteran cornerback Carlos Rogers to gain cap relief.
Defensive end LaMarr Woodley didn’t do much during his first season as a Raider. The veteran edge rusher had just five tackles in six games before his season was cut short by a biceps tear.
With the new league year scheduled to begin March 10, this is the time of the offseason when high-priced veterans whose salaries no longer live up to their on-field production can be coldly cast a