49ers re-sign veteran CB Dontae Johnson

The 49ers included another veteran piece to their secondary as they intend to rebuild a group that saw the majority of its gamers struck the complimentary representative market. The club on Friday revealed Dontae Johnson re-signed with San Francisco on a one-year offer.

Johnson was a fourth-round draft choice of the 49ers in 2014, and invested his very first 4 seasons with the club prior to hanging out with Buffalo in 2018 and with the Chargers in 2019. He made his method back to the 49ers in 2019, and after that once again in 2020 when they suffered a rash of injuries at the position.

While he won’t most likely aspect into any competitors for a beginning job, the group likes his experience and his capability to contribute on unique groups. In a group with many unskilled gamers, Johnson’s 87 NFL video games played might be important. In those 87 video games he’s made 25 starts and taken 2 interceptions.

This is another excellent addition for San Francisco, however it won’t stop them from utilizing draft capital on the position in the draft. Johnson is a depth piece who’ll require a strong camp to even make the last lineup.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.