SANTA CLARA – The 49ers’ defense responded with a strong showing on Thursday, the final day of the team’s offseason program.
After three seasons of wearing No. 9 with the 49ers, kicker Phil Dawson on Monday announced he will change to uniform jersey No. 4.
Dawson wrote on Twitter:
49ERS 2016 OFFSEASON SCORECARD
Salary cap space: $49,504,146
UPDATE (1:15pm on Monday) -- The 49ers have officially re-signed placekicker Phil Dawson to a one-year deal, the team announced Monday afternoon.
The 49ers declined to use the franchise tag designation for the fourth consecutive year.