49ers complete practice squad with three outside players

49ers complete practice squad with three outside players
September 1, 2014, 4:00 pm
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49ers completed practice squad with Kendall Gaskins, Chance Casey, and John Fullington. (AP)

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The 49ers also completed their 10-player practice squad with the signings of three players form outside the organization: running back Kendall Gaskins, tackle John Fullington and cornerback Chance Casey.

Gaskins (6 foot 1, 238 pounds) gained 104 yards on 29 rushing attempts with the New York Giants in the exhibition before being waived. The University of Richmond product went to camp last season with the Buffalo Bills and also spent time on the Tennessee Titans and Giants practice squads.

Fullington (6-5, 300) signed with the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted rookie from Washington State.

Casey (5-11, 190) originally entered the NFL on May 13, 2013, as an undrafted free agent with the Raiders. He spent all of last season on the Raiders’ practice squad, and was released on the cuts to 53 players.

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49ers practice squad
RB Kendall Gaskins
WR Lance Lewis
TE Asante Cleveland
OT Carter Bykowski
OT John Fullington
DL Lawrence Okoye
DL Mike Purcell
LB Shayne Skov
LB Chase Thomas
CB Chance Casey

 

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