NFL Free Agency usually took another uncanny spin with J.J. Wilcox
Nothing during a NFL free agency duration has been conventional, and a latest spin of events in San Francisco adds another section to a furious offseason.
Former Dallas Cowboy and Pittsburgh Steeler reserve J.J. Wilcox has been one of a top remaining giveaway agents on a marketplace given a NFL Draft. Very small news surrounded Wilcox this offseason as a maestro waited for an event to pointer with a new team.
Still, usually 27-years-old Wilcox started usually one diversion and played in 12 in his usually deteriorate with Pittsburgh after 4 years with Dallas. According to reports Wilcox was in San Francisco currently to pointer a understanding to join a 49ers before carrying “stage fright.”
Despite his intentions to pointer with San Francisco as of early Tuesday morning, Wilcox left a 49ers trickery and is en track to New York to pointer with a Jets. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that sources inside a 49ers bureau pronounced Wilcox “flipped” on his preference and wants to play for Jets conduct manager Todd Bowles.
Former Cowboys’ and Steelers’ S JJ Wilcox was in 49ers’ offices to pointer today…and afterwards he “flipped”, in word of one source, and motionless he wanted to play for HC Todd Bowles. “He got theatre fright,” pronounced another source. Now Wilcox is on moody to NJ to pointer with Jets – if no flip
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) June 5, 2018
Wilcox would be a backup in New York behind second year safeties Jamal Adams and Marcus Maye. Both started all 16 games final year with dual sacks, dual interceptions, and 6 pass deflections between them.
San Francisco is slated to start Jimmie Ward and Jaquiski Tartt during reserve and drafted Tavarius Moore in a third spin out of Southern Miss. Wilcox’s understanding would have been for one year with San Francisco had he not flipped during a final minute, according to Schefter.
Now a 49ers could potentially spin their reserve hunt toward a informed face, Eric Reid. The former 49er starter hasn’t sealed with a group this offseason and is filing a lawsuit opposite a NFL for allegedly conspiring to keep him out of a joining after kneeling for a National Anthem.
A Pro Bowler his rookie season, Reid started 69 games for a 49ers before entering giveaway group this offseason.
San Francisco could still spin to former Saint Kenny Vaccaro, former Steeler Mike Mitchell, or former Chief Ron Parker, all of whom are giveaway agents. T.J. Ward, Nate Allen, and Tyvon Branch are potentially cheaper options on a giveaway representative marketplace for a 49ers, who have approximately $37 million in income top space notwithstanding signing Jimmy Garoppolo to be their authorization quarterback.
This remaining income could also be used to give Garoppolo a arms such as Dez Bryant, who posted on Instagram he elite a 49ers. Wide receiver Victor Bolden was recently dangling by a NFL for a PED violation.