The 49ers on Saturday promoted tight end Derek Carrier from the practice squad.
The 49ers had an open roster spot after waiving wide receiver Kyle Williams and cornerback Perrish Cox earlier this week.
Carrier will serve as the No. 3 tight end with Garrett Celek out with a hamstring strain.
The San Francisco 49ers have promoted tight end Derek Carrier from the practice squad to the active roster. The team announced it via Twitter. Carrier takes up the 49ers 53rd roster spot, and is expected to fill in for third string tight end Garrett Celek.
The 49ers are short Celek due to a hamstring strain suffered in last week's loss to the Panthers. He is listed as doubtful...
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DeSean Jackson sustained a minor toe injury Thursday left practice early and did not return. CB Bradley Fletcher injured his groin and also did not finish practice.
Other injured players who sat out include: OT Jason Peters (hamstring) WR Arrelious Benn (knee) TE Derek Carrier (shoulder) DT Antonio Dixon (hamstring) OT Dennis Kelly (back) and OT Ed Wang (knee).
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