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Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer 

The Vikings made a strong push for former Browns cornerback K'Waun Williams, who signed with the 49ers tonight, but Williams' familiarity with 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan and defensive backs coach Jeff Hafley helped put San Francisco over the top. Especially as Williams returns from an ankle injury, his prior relationship with the 49ers' staff weighed into his decision.

Josh Weinfuss ESPN Staff Writer 

About the possibility of Jay Cutler ending up in Arizona, a Cardinals source told me: "Not a chance."

Tim McManus ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans has been hired by the 49ers as defensive quality control coach.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

The 49ers addition of DeMeco Ryans as defensive quality control coach is an interesting one. Ryans played for the Houston Texans when Kyle Shanahan was there as offensive coordinator and stopped playing after the 2015 season. He's a former first-team All Pro linebacker. This is his first coaching job in the NFL.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, the 49ers officially named John Benton as their offensive line coach on Tuesday. Benton was the last major hire needed for coach Kyle Shanahan's staff. The team also added six more coaches in assistant roles. Those coaches are: Daniel Bullocks | Assistant Defensive Backs Michael Clay | Strength & Conditioning Assistant Stan Kwan | Assistant Special Teams Vince Oghobaase | Assistant Defensive Line DeMeco Ryans | Defensive Quality Control Adam Stenavich | Assistant Offensive Line

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jaguars announce they have re-signed OL Tyler Shatley. He has played in 30 games in three seasons with the team and started four games last season because of injuries.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Panthers officially have released DT Paul Soliai as his agent, David Canter, tweeted would happen today.