Rapoport: 49ers won't trade kicker Robbie Gould despite request

Veteran has been absent from offseason program in Santa Clara

Kirsten Moran
April 24, 2019 - 9:54 am

A day after Robbie Gould's trade request,  NFL Network/NFL.com's Ian Rapoport tweeted Wednesday morning that the Niners will not oblige Gould's demand. 

Here's the scoop from Rap Sheet:

Related: Schefter: Robbie Gould won't re-sign with 49ers, requests trade

The kicker was franchise tagged on  Feb. 26, which means he is in line to make roughly $5 million.

For Gould's part, his goal is to play at home in Chicago, as he detailed to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

"At this point, I have to do what's best for me and my family back home."

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