When the euphoria of the current season is over, the 49ers' front office will have no fewer than 15 hard business decisions to make. That’s the number of 49ers who will be free agents, from stars such as quarterback Alex Smith and cornerback Carlos Rogers to role players such as backup guard Chilo Rachal and second-string safety Reggie Smith.
Whom should the 49ers keep? Who can be sent packing? Who are definite maybes?
Following is my take on every 49ers free agent. Join in with your comments!
Note: All statistics cited are as of Week 15.