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WR Joe Hastings Calling It A Career

Joe Hastings was signed by the Miami Dolphins back in June and has just been placed on the reserve/retired list. The Washburn product had previously been with the 49ers but saw action in only one game during the 2011 season. The third year undrafted receiver could have possibly made the practice squad but was never a real option for the Dolphins to make the final roster. Good luck...
Via FF Locker Room
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins Sign WR Joe Hastings

The Miami Dolphins have signed third-year undrafted free agent Joe Hastings. Hastings, who was recently released by the 49ers, has only appeared in one game back in 2011. He’s got a tough road ahead of him to make the final roster and could be headed to the practice squad. In a corresponding move, the Dolphins released, highly regarded UDFA Courtney Gardner out of Sierra College...
Via FF Locker Room
June 16, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers tender contract to Brock, sign Hastings

The San Francisco 49ers have tendered a one-year contract to restricted free agent cornerback Tramaine Brock and signed wide receiver Joe Hastings to a one-year deal. The 49ers announced the moves Thursday. San Francisco signed Brock as an undrafted rookie out of Minnesota in 2010. He earned a spot on the opening day roster that year, had two interceptions in 11 games in 2011 and...
Via AP on Fox
March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

No holding back for Niners in season finale

The banged-up 49ers would like a bit of rest, and they can get it by beating the hapless St. Louis Rams on Sunday in their season finale. The Niners called up rookie Joe Hastings from the practice squad Saturday to fill their void at wide receiver, and there will be no holding back for San Francisco against its long-time division rival with the NFC’s No. 2 playoff seed there for the taking.
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers promote WR Hastings to active roster

The San Francisco 49ers promoted wide receiver Joe Hastings to the active roster on Saturday.
Via Miami Herald
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers officially promote WR Joe Hastings to active roster

The San Francisco 49ers have made it official: wide receiver Joe Hastings is on their active roster. Here is the press release:The San Francisco 49ers today announced that they have promoted WR Joe Hastings to the team...
Via San Francisco 49ers Examiner
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers' little Joe Hastings ready for big chance

(12-30) 21:24 PST - Before 49ers wide receiver Joe Hastings was considered small for an NFL player, he was considered tiny for an elementary-school kid in Wichita, Kan. Because of his size, John and Stephanie Hastings didn't allow their oldest son to play organized football until he reached...
Via Niner Insider
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

Receiver Joe Hastings might join 49ers' roster

As part of his duties as a member of the 49ers ' practice squad this season, rookie wide receiver Joe Hastings has assumed the jersey number and playing style of a wideout San Francisco's secondary would face that week. This week, it appears Hastings, who has portrayed receivers such as...
Via Niner Insider
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Is Joe Hastings the 49ers newest receiver?

Joe Hastings might go from being the AP Little All-American Third Team to San Francisco 49er receiver. Hastings, a rookie free agent who has been with the 49ers all season including training camp, is the leader to replace recently released Braylon Edwards. Fellow practice squad...
Via Niner Insider
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Practice-squad power: Joe Hastings' contribution to win vs. Lions

Last week, for the first time this season, 49ers practice-squad wide receiver Joe Hastings wasn't trying to be somebody else. In Week 1, for example, Hastings assumed the jersey number and playing style of Seattle wide receiver Mike Williams. In Week 2, he was Dallas wideout Dez Bryant. And he's...
Via Niner Insider
October 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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