Programming note: Not near a TV on Sunday? Catch the 49ers-Texans game LIVE with NBC Sports' Live Extra
The San Francisco 49ers will sign free agent quarterback John Skelton, a source confirmed to CSN Bay Area after an initial report from Matt Barrows.
Source: #49ers plan to sign QB John Skelton, whom they worked out last month.— Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) October 1, 2013
The addition of a quarterback makes sense in the aftermath of the news that the 49ers waived rookie quarterback B.J. Daniels Tuesday.
[RELATED: 49ers waive Daniels, Marecic; sign LB Cunningham]
Skelton completed 54.2 percent of his passes for the Cardinals last season with two touchdowns and nine interceptions. He was among the final cuts of the Bengals before the start of the regular season.