Defensive lineman Darnell Dockett, a three-time Pro Bowl selection whom the Arizona Cardinals released last week, is reportedly scheduled to meet with the 49ers on Monday night.
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.
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