UPDATE (12:21 p.m. on Friday) -- The 49ers announced that they have promoted nose tackle Mike Purcell from the practice squad to the 53-man active roster.
SANTA CLARA –- The 49ers on Wednesday acted swiftly upon learning of the latest allegations involving defensive lineman Ray McDonald.
SANTA CLARA –- Coach Jim Harbaugh called a team meeting Wednesday morning to inform the players of the 49ers organization’s decision to release defensive lineman Ray McDonald.
Ray McDonald is no longer a member of the 49ers.
San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald is being investigated for alleged sexual assault, the San Jose Police Department reported in a statement Wednesday morning.