Santa Clara, CA (Sports Network) - The San Francisco 49ers announced on Monday
that cornerback Eric Wright failed his physical.
Thus, the trade last week where the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sent Wright to San
Francisco 49ers has been voided. Wright will revert back to Tampa Bay's
As a result, the 49ers will not send an undisclosed 2014 draft pick to the
Wright was the Cleveland Browns' second-round pick in 2007 and started all 10
of the games he appeared in last season in Tampa Bay. He had one interception
and seven pass deflections.
The 27-year-old has played six seasons with Cleveland, the Detroit Lions, and
Tampa Bay. He has 14 interceptions and 70 pass deflections in 85 career games
Wright was projected to start across from Darrelle Revis, who the Bucs
acquired from the New York Jets in April for a 2013 first-round pick and a
2014 conditional pick.
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