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.
The 49ers invested a fourth-round draft pick last season on veteran Stevie Johnson to be the team’s No. 3 wide receiver.
SANTA CLARA –- It was going to be a short night of work for 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree, who did not practice much during the week due to a knee injury.
SANTA CLARA -– Nine 49ers did not participate in practice Wednesday due to injuries with the team set to face the San Diego Chargers on Saturday night.
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