Bill Polian and Insider's NFL analysts - Gary Horton, Matt Williamson and Field Yates - evaluated the 2015 free-agent class. For deeper analysis and ratings, sign up for Insider. Tracker includes official signings and agreements in principle. For an explanation of the grading system, click here.

  • Elite, franchise-altering players
  • Good players worthy of multi-year contracts
  • Average players
  • Minimum salary players
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS
  • POSITION
  • 2014 TEAM
  • 2015 TEAM
  • GRADE
UFA
SIGNED
Mike
Iupati
G
B+
UFA
SIGNED
Torrey
Smith
WR
B+
UFA
SIGNED
Michael
Crabtree
WR
B
UFA
SIGNED
Frank
Gore
RB
B-
Cut
SIGNED
Reggie
Bush
RB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Chris
Culliver
CB
C
Cut
SIGNED
Darnell
Dockett
DT
C
Cut
SIGNED
Stevie
Johnson
WR
C
Cut
SIGNED
Ray
McDonald
DE
C
Cut
SIGNED
Philip
Wheeler
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Shareece
Wright
CB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Nick
Bellore
FB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Desmond
Bishop
LB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Garrett
Celek
TE
D
UFA
SIGNED
Chris
Cook
CB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Perrish
Cox
CB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Blaine
Gabbert
QB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Josh
Johnson
QB
D
UFA
Brandon
Lloyd
WR
D
Cut
SIGNED
Jonathan
Martin
OT
D
RFA
SIGNED
Kyle
Nelson
LS
D
UFA
Kassim
Osgood
WR
D
UFA
SIGNED
Erik
Pears
G
D
UFA
SIGNED
Jerome
Simpson
WR
D
UFA
SIGNED
Dan
Skuta
LB
D
UFA
Alfonso
Smith
RB
D
UFA
Phillip
Tanner
RB
D
UFA
Ray
Ventrone
DB
D