The 49ers’ don’t have the luxury of salary cap room that they’ve had in recent offseasons. That’ll make adding pieces to a defense that needs some help more difficult.
However, a slew of names available on the free agent market would help San Francisco without breaking the bank. Identifying those players who can either start or provide higher-quality depth is going to be perhaps the biggest key for the 49ers’ attempt to regain Super Bowl form.
Here are six names of unrestricted free agents to keep an eye on that make sense for San Francisco: