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49ers waive BJ Daniels, Owen Marecic and sign Jermaine Cunningham

The 49ers made some moves today. They have released both QB BJ Daniels and FB Owen Marecic and filled one of those roster spots with LB Jermaine Cunningham. The other spot left vacant on the roster is supposed to be filled by QB John Skelton, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. Source: #49ers plan to sign QB John Skelton, whom they worked out last month. — Matt Barrows...
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October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers sign FB Owen Marecic

Owen Marecic joined the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday, signing a one-year contract two weeks after being released by the Cleveland Browns. If San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh had his way, Marecic would have been with the 49ers on draft day in 2011. Marecic won't be rushed into the starting lineup. Bruce Miller remains the 49ers starter at fullback. Harbaugh will find a way...
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September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers fill Ian Williams roster spot with Owen Marecic

The 49ers placed DL Ian Williams on injured reserve after suffering a broken ankle Sunday night against the Seattle Seahawks. With a roster spot open the 49ers went out and signed a Jim Harbaugh favorite in all around player Owen Marecic. Marecic played for Harbaugh at Stanford where he played fullback and linebacker. Look for Marecic to help primarily on special teams, but other...
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September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers Sign Marecic, Williams to IR

The 49ers announced the signing of fullback Owen Marecic, a favorite of Jim Harbaugh during his days at Stanford. He replaces Ian Williams, who suffered a broken ankle Sunday and has gone on injured reserve.
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Marecic among Browns’ cuts; team awarded LB Paul Hazel, P Colton Schmidt

Tuesday afternoon the Browns made several roster moves in order to comply with the NFL roster limit of 75. First the additions. Cleveland was awarded LB Paul Hazel from Jacksonville and P Colton Schmidt from San Francisco from waivers. The Browns also waived linebacker Kendrick Adams, offensive lineman Dominic Alford, wide receiver Dominique Croom, defensive lineman Nicolas Jean...
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August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns: Fullback questions, and maybe an answer

With a new coaching staff, Owen Marecic may be down to his last chance in Cleveland. (Jeff Hanisch/USA Today Sports) Owen Marecic was a hack sportswriter’s wet dream. At Stanford, he played both sides of the ball as a linebacker and fullback for the Andrew Luck era Cardinal teams. He was a true throwback with that rare grit and intangibles that made commentators collectively lose...
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Rumor: Fullback Owen Marecic’s roster status in jeopardy

Owen Marecic, the only pure fullback on the Cleveland Browns roster, is in jeopardy of losing his spot on the team’s roster, reports the Akron Beacon Journal’s Nate Ulrich. Marecic, 24, was drafted in the fourth round in 2011 as a fullback/linebacker hybrid out of Stanford. He joined the franchise as a highly regarded and very versatile player with great work ethic. During the...
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July 19, 2013  |  3 Comments

Browns-Raiders Inactives: McFadden Out, Cribbs and Marecic Active

Inactives have been announced for today’s Browns-Raiders game. As stated earlier, quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be active for the first time this season. In addition, running back Darren McFadden is inactive for this afternoon’s game with an ankle injury. Marcel Reese, a converted fullback, will start in his place. Other notable Raiders inactives include defensive tackle Richard...
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December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns fullback Marecic inactive vs Chargers

Browns starting fullback Owen Marecic is among Cleveland's notable inactives against the San Diego Chargers. Marecic, who has dropped four short passes this season, is healthy but will not dress Sunday as the Browns (1-6) try to win their second straight home game. Cleveland will also be missing injured defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin (lower leg), wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi...
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October 28, 2012  |  Discuss

While We’re Waiting… Smelley over Marecic, LeBron’s struggles and ‘What If’

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at “Free safety Eric Hagg, a seventh-round pick from a year ago, looks like the most improved player on the team. He’s running with the first team, and he isn’t close...
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June 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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