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What exactly is the plan here?

Is the Harbaugh/Baalke plan risky for 2011 49ers?

Another day of training camp passed Sunday without the 49ers adding significant talent to their roster, unless signing two fringe linebackers to one-year deals can rate as impact moves. As the days go by and the team sits tight, Trent Baalke and Jim Harbaugh continue to assert they're executing a deliberate plan, leaving others to question their soft strategy and where it's taking the franchise.

With tens of millions of dollars under the salary cap at their disposal, and several attractive names still out there on the free agency bubble – including some of their very own starters from 2010 – the 49ers instead ended the first week after the NFL's new collective bargaining agreement without making a splash. This is a team that could have used a splash over the weekend, which ended with the...

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