The San Francisco 49ers today that they have released CB/KR Allen Rossum. The team also lifted its roster exemption from WR
Rossum is a 12-year pro out of Notre Dame. He currently ranks 2nd in NFL history for total career return yards (14,987) and career kickoff return yards (11,931). Prior to joining the 49ers in 2008, he spent time with the Eagles (1998-99), Packers (2000-01), Falcons (2002-06) and Steelers (2007).