49ers DE Darnell Dockett is battling a rib "contusion."
The 49ers plan to use DL Darnell Dockett as a nickel pass rusher this season.
49ers DE Darnell Dockett (ACL) has been cleared for training camp.
49ers DE Darnell Dockett (ACL surgery) is on track for training camp.
49ers DE Darnell Dockett (ACL surgery) has not been cleared for minicamp.
49ers signed DE Darnell Dockett to a two-year, $7.5 million contract.
Mike Jurecki of XTRA 910 Phoenix hears the 49ers are "closing in" on signing free agent DE Darnell Dockett.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the 49ers, Cardinals, Seahawks, and Rams are all interested in free agent DT Darnell Dockett.
Before getting cut, free agent DE Darnell Dockett turned down a $4 million offer to stay with the Cardinals.
Free agent DE Darnell Docket will visit the 49ers on Monday.
Profootballtalk reports the Cardinals released DE Darnell Dockett because the sides couldn't agree on his market value.
Cardinals released DE Darnell Dockett.
Cardinals president Michael Bidwill hopes to restructure Darnell Dockett's contract and have him retire as a Cardinal.
Cardinals GM Steve Keim says he's had a "lot of dialogue" with Darnell Dockett's agent, and that he's hopeful of reaching a revised deal.