49ers Release Dee Ford

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49ers Release Dee Ford 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Thu Jul 28, 2022 1:33 pm

The San Francisco 49ers have released Dee Ford after three injury-plagued seasons.

Since Wednesday\'s move comes after June 1, San Francisco will spread out the bulk of the more than $11.5 million left on his deal over the next two years. The move saves $1.12 million against the 2022 salary cap.

The 49ers originally acquired Ford in a 2019 trade with the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for a second-round draft pick. They promptly signed Ford to a five-year, $85 million deal.

Via Nick Wagoner/ESPN

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