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Source: 49ers visit with Florida State running back

Source: 49ers visit with Florida State running back

The 49ers are scheduled to visit Wednesday in Santa Clara with Florida State dual-threat running back Dalvin Cook, a league source told NBC Sports Bay Area.

Cook rushed for more than 1,000 yards in each of his three college seasons. Cook rushed for 1,691 and 19 touchdowns as a sophomore. He followed that up with 1,765 yards rushing and 19 touchdowns as a junior before declaring for the draft.

Cook was also a highly productive pass-catcher out of the backfield. He had 33 receptions for 488 yards in his final college season.

At the NFL scouting combine, Cook measured 5 foot 10 3/8, 210 pounds. His official time in the 40-yard dash was 4.49 seconds.

Leonard Fournette of LSU is widely regarded as the top running back available in the upcoming draft. Cooks and Christian McCaffrey of Stanford are also considered legitimate first-round selections.

Jerry Jones, Cowboys kneel before anthem, stand arm-in-arm during it

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Jerry Jones, Cowboys kneel before anthem, stand arm-in-arm during it

The Dallas Cowboys made a show of unity before their game against the Arizona Cardinals, but it wasn't during the national anthem.

The Dallas players all kneeled with owner Jerry Jones and his family before a giant American flag was unfurled, drawing some boos from the Cardinals fans. They rose arm-in-arm just before the singing of the anthem.

Jones has been a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump and it was unclear if his team would protest during the anthem, as teams across the NFL did Sunday. The Cowboys kneeled near the 50-yard line.

The Cardinals gathered on the goal line as a team, some of them locking arms, during the anthem. Cardinals owner Michael Bidwell and his family and general manager Steve Keim joined them.

49ers place Tank Carradine on injured reserve

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49ers place Tank Carradine on injured reserve

The 49ers signed LB Mark Nzeocha from the Dallas Cowboys practice squad to a one-year deal, the team announced.

In order to make room on the roster, the team has placed DL Tank Carradine on the Injured Reserve List.

Nzeocha (6-3, 240) was originally drafted by the Cowboys in the seventh round (236th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. Over the past two seasons (2015-16), he appeared in eight games and registered four tackles. He was waived by the Cowboys on September 3, 2017 and signed to the team’s practice squad on September 5.

A 27-year-old native of Ansbach, Bavaria in Germany, Nzeocha attended the University of Wyoming. He appeared in 39 games (26 starts) and finished his career with 207 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, seven passes defensed, three forced fumbles, two sacks, one fumble recovery and one interception.

Nzeocha will wear number 46.

Carradine (6-4, 270) appeared in each of the team’s first three games this season (two starts), where he registered seven tackles and one sack.

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