San Francisco 49ers defensive end Mike Purcell did what most lineman dream of in Sunday’s preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys. In the second quarter of the exhibition game, Cowboys QB Dustin Vaughan tried to hit tight end Gavin Escobar, who was coming open over the middle. Purcell attempted to bat the ball down, but managed to take things one step further. He picked off...
The San Francisco 49ers announced Friday that they have promoted NT Mike Purcell to their active roster. This moves comes just a few days after the 49ers waived veteran DL Ray McDonald following news that he is being investigated by the San Jose Police Department on a rape allegation. Purcell, 23, signed on with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent out of Wyoming back in April...
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