The Niners released their leading preseason tackler on Tuesday, brought back a defensive tackle they originally had put on waivers two days ago, then practiced in the morning without quarterback Jeff Garcia, whose back is acting up again.
August 26, 2003
The 49ers began cutting down their training camp roster on Sunday, dropping eight names that will mostly go unnoticed on the NFL waiver wire. The biggest surprise not to make the team's 65-player limit was running back Rashaan Salaam, who couldn't make it past the first round of cuts even though he was the Niners' leading rusher in Saturday's preseason game against New Orleans and is the team's second-leading rusher so far during the exhibition season.
August 24, 2003
Taking a look at whose stock is rising, falling and holding firm at 49ers training camp as the Niners begin eyeing their first preseason audition Saturday at Kansas City.
Scenes from a busy Sunday along with news and notes at 49ers training camp:
First-year Defensive Coordinator Johnnie Lynn did an excellent job of keeping his troops together despite a handful of key injury losses.
January 15, 2003