Golden Nuggets: Goldson Says He'll Play, 49ers Win ESPY

Good morning. I don't know what I did but I've angered my computer and perhaps all the computer gods. Something happened and I've deleted almost an hours worth of work so you're getting nothing but links. I would usually do it over, but I've got to get up early tomorrow as we're going camping in the Sierra Nevada with my family. Haven't gone camping with them in almost 20 years. Can't wait.

The big story is that Dashon Goldson has broken his silence. All signs pointed to him eventually signing the franchise tender. The deadline for teams and players who've been slapped with the franchise tag to work out a multi-year deal is Monday and he still has some optimism to get that done. He's said all the right things today and we all hope he'll be a productive member of the team as safety isn't one of our deeper positions. It's good to see he's on board.

The other story of note is that the 49ers (and I guess the Saints) have been given the ESPY award for game of the year. I wonder how excited they are in New Orleans?

Goldson proclaims himself a 49er for 2012. (Bay Area Sports Guy)

Audio: Dashon Goldson on Sirius radio. (CSN Bay Area)

49ers win ESPY for best game for playoff victory over the Saints. (examiner.com)

Christian Gin breaks down game 1 opponent Green Bay. (examiner.com)

Gin does the same for game 2 opponent Detroit. (examiner.com)

Dylan DeSimone's scheme to defeat the Packers in week 1. (Bay Area SB Nation)

Video: NFC West camp questions. (NFL.com)

Video: Matt & Mindi discuss which QB is odd man out. (CSN Bay Area)

49ers get legal opponent in battle over $30 million. (Mercury News)

Harbaugh sends clear message with 'best receiver' comments. (Maiocco)

Bonus round? 49ers doing homework on WR Gordon. (Barrows)

Brandon Jacobs thinks Randy Moss has a chip on his shoulder. (NBC Sports)

Predicting the 49ers record next season. (Cohn)

Randy Moss' trip around the NFL, instalment 1. (SFGate)

Former 49ers LB Saleem Rasheed sentenced on federal charges. (NBC Sports)

That's it guys. I'll be back for Monday morning. See you then.

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