Thread: Around The NFL:
View Single Post
Old 08-16-2010, 12:03 PM   #1845
oubronco
John Foneco !!
 
oubronco's Avatar
 
Mile High Magic

Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Sooner Country
Posts: 21,637
Default

49ers ready to trade DE Balmer to Seahawks for late-round pick

The San Francisco 49ers are finalizing a deal to send defensive lineman Kentwan Balmer to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for a late-round draft pick, according to league sources.
NFL Preseason Live

Don't miss any of the action with NFL Preseason Live, which showcases preseason games in high-definition. Find out more here.


Balmer, selected by the 49ers in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft, had 19 tackles in 27 games. He was a defensive tackle at the University of North Carolina but, the 49ers shifted him to defensive end in order to fit into their 3-4 scheme.
After Week 12 last season, Balmer was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. He had been absent from San Francisco's training camp practices last week.

oubronco is online now   Reply With Quote