The 49ers strike with a giant splash inking Richard Sherman to a 3-year deal.
And now it’s done: 49ers and CB Richard Sherman reached agreement tonight on a three-year deal, source tells ESPN.
Sherman is a 49er.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 11, 2018
Not only will Sherman remain in the NFC West to face the Seahawks two times, he also returns to his roots having played in college at Stanford.
Sherman is coming off of a torn achilles and will be 30 years old on opening day 2018. If he can regain even 80-90% of his Pro Bowl form, San Francisco adds a defensive play-maker and a leader on their young upstart team. His return to Seattle to face Russell Wilson will be must watch television.
Social media had mixed reactions to Sherman joining Jimmy G by the Bay.
In the twinkling of an eye, Sherman goes from Hometoen hero to arch rival in Seattle.
— Augutus Hellwich (@AugustHellwich) March 11, 2018
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