Source: 49ers' Aubrayo Franklin to sign

Updated: August 26, 2010, 5:03 PM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

Defensive tackle Aubrayo Franklin, who has missed all of the 49ers' training camp in a contract dispute after being franchised by the team, will fly to San Francisco on Saturday to undergo his physical and sign his $7.003 million contract, according to a league source.

The two sides had hoped to work out a long-term contract extension but were unable to do so.

Franklin would have been one of the more coveted free agents on the market if the Niners had not placed the tag ...

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