Category: ‘Special Teams’

Surprise, Surprise…San Francisco 49ers Re-sign Kassim Osgood
October 10th, 2014 at 5:46 PM
Just two days ago, Kassim Osgood was released by the San Francisco 49ers in order to make room for Bubba Ventrone, but on Friday, Osgood was re-signed and is expected to suit up against the Rams in St. Louis this Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Third string quarterback Josh Johnson was released to make room...

San Francisco 49ers Release “Special Teams Ace” Kassim Osgood; Sign Bubba Ventrone
October 8th, 2014 at 4:39 PM
The San Francisco 49ers released special-teamer Kassim Osgood on Wednesday, in response to signing safety Bubba Ventrone Ventrone is a nine-year pro out of Villanova and played on the special teams unit last year for the Niners. Ventrone appeared in all 16 regular season games, accumulating 11 tackles and recovering one...

Kassim Osgood Signs and Returns to the San Francisco 49ers…again.
September 10th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
Over the past month, veteran wide receiver Kassim Osgood has been on a roller coaster ride, but hopefully for the veterans sake, that ride has come to an end. After the San Francisco 49ers granted the release of running back LaMichael James on Monday, the Niners quickly filled the remaining...

San Francisco 49ers Guard Alex Boone Officially Named to the 53-man Roster; Special-teamer Released
September 6th, 2014 at 6:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, the San Francisco 49ers activated right guard Alex Boone from the exempt list and was officially named to the active 53-man roster. By activating Boone a day before the season begins for the Niners, the team may be indicating that Boone will indeed be ready to play Week 1...

Did Rookie Beat Out James for Starting Return Man for the San Francisco 49ers?
September 3rd, 2014 at 6:34 PM
While the depth charts on the San Francisco 49ers website states that it is unofficial, rookie wide receiver Bruce Ellington is penciled in ahead of running back LaMichael James for the lead spot at kick return and punt return. ***PHOTO1*** Ellington saw a lot of work during the preseason and was able...