Spurned By Warner, Niners Turn To Veteran Huard

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers added another
quarterback after getting spurned by Kurt Warner.

The Niners signed veteran Damon Huard today. The team courted Warner on Monday during a lengthy meet-and-greet session at their
Santa Clara training complex. But the two-time MVP accepted a two-year, $23 million deal from the Arizona Cardinals earlier in the day.

Huard is a 12-year pro best known for his lengthy backup stints behind Miami's Dan Marino and New England's Tom Brady. He started 13 games over the past two seasons with Kansas City.

The Niners also re-signed linebacker Takeo Spikes to a two-year