The 49ers once again play musical chairs, bring back Bubba Ventrone, release QB Josh Johnson

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He loves, me loves me not, he loves me, he loves me not, he loves me! You get the point! The San Francisco 49ers today announced that they have re-signed S Bubba Ventrone and released QB Josh Johnson.

[Related: 49ers play musical chairs as they bring back Josh Johnson while releasing S Bubba Ventrone]

Why? My guess is they want Johnson on the team to mirror the other team’s quarterback on the scout team during the week while he gets paid.

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