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Kassim Osgood contract extension: 1-year deal offers minimum salary benefit for salary cap

Kassim Osgood contract extension: 1-year deal offers minimum salary benefit for salary cap

The San Francisco 49ers signed Kassim Osgood to a 1-year deal at the league minimum. We break down what that means for the 49ers salary cap, and the wide receiver position moving forward. The San Francisco 49ers announced on Monday that wide receiver Kassim Osgood signed a 1-year contract to return in 2014. His contract is for the veteran's minimum of $955,000. According to Aaron Wilson, Osgood also has a $20,000 first-game roster bonus. He is eligible for the veteran's minimum salary benefit, which means his contract will count for $590,000 ($570k base + the bonus) against the salary cap....
San Jose Mercury News Mar 24, 2014

49ers reportedly will keep Osgood

The 49ers are keeping Kassim Osgood's special-teams prowess on the payroll, according to multiple reports Monday from the NFL owners' meeting in Orlando, Fla.

Osgood is latest free agent returning to 49ers

The 49ers are keeping Kassim Osgood’s special-teams prowess on the payroll, according to multiple reports Monday from the NFL owners’ meeting in Orlando, Fla. Osgood, an 11-year veteran, joined the 49ers last June and was a key member of their special-teams units, as well as a reserve wideout. He’s agreed to re-sign on a one-year [...]

Special-teams ace Osgood will re-sign with 49ers

After showing no signs of slippage in his established role as a special-teams ace, 49ers wide receiver Kassim Osgood has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the team today, a league source said. In his first season with the 49ers, Osgood, who will turn 34 in May, flashed the form that made him a Pro Bowler in 2006, 2007 and 2009. According to statistics compiled by the coaching staff, he ranked fourth on the team in special-teams tackles (12), fifth in points (634) and first in “big plays” (16), one of which was a blocked punt in a home win against the Seahawks. Osgood compiled...
Sacramento Bee Mar 24, 2014

49ers Blog: 49ers to re-sign WR Kassim Osgood

As expected, the 49ers will bring back special teams standout Kassim Osgood for 2014, according to a league source at the owner's meeting in Orlando.
Niners Nation Mar 24, 2014
Kassim Osgood to re-sign with 49ers, per Ian Rapoport, Matt Barrows

Kassim Osgood to re-sign with 49ers, per Ian Rapoport, Matt Barrows

The 49ers are reportedly going to re-sign Kassim Osgood to a 1-year contract. We break down the likely salary cap implications. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport is reporting that special teams ace Kassim Osgood will re-sign with the San Francisco 49ers today. Matt Barrows followed that up by reporting the team signed him to a 1-year contract. While he is technically listed as a wide receiver, Osgood's value lies almost entirely in his special teams contributions. And those contributions were extensive. Osgood is likely signing a veteran minimum deal. He played for the minimum in 2013, earning...

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