Jerome Simpson Signs with the San Francisco 49ers

SimpsonThe San Francisco 49ers have announced that they have inked WR Jerome Simpson to a two year contract. Simpson played for the Cincinnati Bengals and Minnesota Vikings. His best two seasons came in 2011 and 2013. In 2011, Simpson caught 50 balls for 725 yards and 4 touchdowns. In 2013, he hauled in 48 balls for 726 yards and 1 touchdown.

This may be the end for WR Stevie Johnson in San Francisco. Expect the 49ers to add more depth to the position this off-season. Stay tuned.

Shakeel Khan is a sports team writer for the San Francisco 49ers at Pro Football Central