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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Chase Thomas, who appeared in five games last season as a first-year NFL player, will be lost for an extended period of time with a torn ACL in his right kne


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NEW ORLEANS -– The 49ers on Saturday promoted first-year outside linebacker Chase Thomas to the 53-man roster, and he is expected to make his NFL debut on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.


SANTA CLARA –- Outside linebacker Chase Thomas figured his football career might be over when the Green Bay Packers released him in May to sign a new wave of undrafted rookies.