KENDALL HUNTER NEWS

3 total roster moves

To recap: Saints sign Kendall Hunter, Toben Opurum and CB Tony Carter. They placed Swann and Murphy on IR and waived Phillip Hunt — Sean Fazende (@SeanFazende) December 16, 2015
Via The Saints Nation
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: After another RB injury, Saints sign Kendall Hunter

While it was reported that the New Orleans Saints lost another running back for the year in Marcus Murphy, it was obvious that the team needed to add some depth to the position. After losing Mark and Khiry Robinson to start, Murphy was now the third back to hit the injured reserve. So, the Saints decided to make the much-needed move, and added Kendall Hunter.Via Ian Rapoport of NFL...
Via Fox Sports
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jets work out RB Kendall Hunter, two others

The New York Jets are possibly looking to add reinforcements on both sides of the ball. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the Jets worked out running back Kendal Hunter, tight end Rob Housler, and defensive lineman Tim Jamison on Tuesday.Hunter headlines the group, playing three years with the San Francisco 49ers from 2011 to 2013. He was a backup for much of that...
Via Fox Sports
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets Work Out 4 Players Including RB Kendall Hunter & TE Rob Housler

Rich Cimini reports that the Jets brought in four players for workouts on Tuesday including RB Kendall Hunter, TE Rob Housler, DE Tim Jamison and LB Ryan Mueller. This is the fourth team to show interest in Hunter over the past few weeks. He previously worked out for the Jaguar, Seahawks, and Patriots. Hunter, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2011. He...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Work Out Free-Agent Running Back, Ex-49er Kendall Hunter

The New England Patriots took a look at another free-agent running back Friday. The Patriots worked out former San Francisco 49ers fourth-round draft pick Kendall Hunter, according to a source. Hunter is coming off two major injuries. He tore his Achilles in 2012 and his ACL in July 2014. Hunter, who’s 5-foot-7, 199 pounds, ran a 4.56-second 40-yard dash at his pro day in 2011...
Via NESN.com
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Tried Out Former 49ers RB Kendall Hunter

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Patriots tried out former 49ers RB Kendall Hunter in recent days. This is the third team to show interest in Hunter over the last two weeks. He previously worked out for the Jaguars and Seahawks, but didn’t receive an offer from either team. Hunter, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2011. He wound up signing a one-year,...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks Worked Out Former 49ers RB Kendall Hunter

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Seahawks brought in former 49ers RB RB Kendall Hunter for a tryout on Tuesday. Hunter, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2011. He wound up signing a one-year, $870,000 contract extension with the 49ers in November of last year, but was released from injured reserve with a settlement a few weeks into the season. Unfortunately...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars Tried Out Former 49ers RB Kendall Hunter

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Jaguars brought in former 49ers RB Kendall Hunter for a tryout on Friday. Hunter, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2011. He wound up signing a one-year, $870,000 contract extension with the 49ers in November of last year, but was released from injured reserve with a settlement a few weeks into the season. Unfortunately, Hunter...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Thursday 9/17

49ers 49ers released RB Kendall Hunter from injured reserve with a settlement. (NFLTR) Bears Bears signed QB David Fales to their practice squad. (NFLTR) Cowboys Cowboys waived OT R.J. Dill from the reserve/suspended list with an injury settlement. Cowboys signed OT Darrion Weems to their practice squad. Cowboys release RB Gus Johnson from their practice squad. Jaguars Jaguars...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers Waive RB Kendall Hunter From I.R. With Settlement

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media is reporting that the 49ers have waived RB Kendall Hunter from the injured reserve list on Thursday with a settlement. Hunter, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2011. He wound up signing a one-year, $870,000 contract extension with the 49ers in November of last year and ... The post 49ers Waive RB Kendall Hunter...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers Release 14 Players, Send RB Kendall Hunter To I.R.

The San Francisco 49ers announced the release of 14 players on Saturday, as they got their roster down to 53 players. WR DiAndre Campbell CB Marcus Cromartie G/C Dillon Farrell RB Kendall Gaskins TE Xavier Grimble CB Leon McFadden LB Nick Moody DT Kaleb Ramsey OL Justin Renfrow DL Marcus Rush NT Garrison Smith QB ... The post 49ers Release 14 Players, Send RB...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Coaching staff pleased with Kendall Hunter's progress

Carlos Hyde is expected to be the starting back for the 49ers come Week 1.But could Kendall Hunter possibly challenge for that role? During the team's joint practice with the Broncos, it was Hunter who got the first carry in the backfield. “I’ve got to take advantage of every opportunity, every time I touch the ball,” Hunter said, via the San Jose Mercury News.Hunter has...
Via Fox Sports
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Tomsula: Jarryd Hayne making case for 49ers final roster spot

By Jesse Reed San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula knows he has caught lightning in a bottle with Jarryd Hayne. After two weeks of preseason football, the 49ers rookie has shown he clearly belongs in the NFL, putting together two consecutive jaw-dropping performances. In fact, he’s looked so good that the other players on the field have looked downright ordinary when...
Via Sportsnaut
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: San Francisco 49ers

Livengood: San Francisco 49ers looking for Quarterback Awards Nomination The San Francisco 49ers organization is kicking off its 2015 Community Quarterback Awards Program, which recognizes individuals who are dedicated to ... 49ers roster, 90-in–90 breakdowns: Jermaine Whitehead The San Francisco 49ers appear fairly set at safety, and added some depth in the draft with the...
Via 60 Max Power O
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Tomsula says RB Kendall Hunter is 'coming along great'

San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter can't wait to get back to training camp. Hunter tore his ACL on the first day of training camp last season and it has been a long road back for the 26-year old. “It was tough, man,” Hunter said, via 49ers.com. “Words can’t explain it. To know you can’t do what you love and have to watch your teammates is tough. It makes you...
Via Fox Sports
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Bills, Browns & Seahawks

49ers RB Kendall Hunter is fully recovered from a torn Achilles’ injury that he sustained on the first day of training camp in 2014. “I’m feeling good. When I’m out there I don’t think about it,” Hunter said, via Joe Fann of the 49ers’ official site. “I wouldn’t be out there if I was thinking ...The post NFL Notes: 49ers, Bills, Browns & Seahawks appeared first...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Which of these two running backs should start for the 49ers in 2015?

Now that the unthinkable has happened and Frank Gore has moved on, the San Francisco 49ers need to figure out who their new starting running back is. You could make a case for Kendall Hunter (I don’t know how) but in my mind there are only two logical options: Carlos Hyde and Reggie Bush. So, who should the Niners put at RB1 for 2015? It depends on a number of factors. Let’s...
Via cover32
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Who Will Fill the Frank Gore Void at Running Back for the San Francisco 49ers?

  Running back Carlos Hyde #28 of the San Francisco 49ers runs with the ball during the first quarter of the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on December 14, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) For the first time in 10 years the San Francisco 49ers will enter the season with question marks at the running back position. Ever...
Via The Sports Journal
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers RB Kendall Hunter 'motivated' by injury

San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter did not play last season due to a torn ACL, but is turning heads at OTAs and could wind up being a key player this season. With Frank Gore no longer on the roster, carries are up for grabs between Reggie Bush, Carlos Hyde, and rookie Mike Davis.“He’s coming along great,” head coach Jim Tomsula said of Hunter to the 49ers official...
Via Fox Sports
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers RB Kendall Hunter on the mend after missing 2014 season

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula shared the good news on Tuesday about running back Kendall Hunter, who tore his ACL in 2014 Hunter appears to be over the injury, but not yet 100 percent. "He's coming along great," Tomsula said, per the team's official website. "I think we all have strong feelings for Kendall… but we definitely have a rep count on him. You've...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Tomsula: RB Kendall Hunter is 'coming along great'

San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter is recovering from a torn ACL that forced him to miss all of last season. He is now back at OTAs with the 49ers and progressing nicely. Head Coach Jim Tomsula spoke to reporters and is encouraged by all the progress Hunter is making.  "Kendall, he's coming along great," Tomsula said. "I think we all have strong feelings for Kendall...
Via Fox Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

The San Francisco 49ers lead the NFL in the worst category imaginable

Normally when you hear that your team is leading the NFL in any particular statistic, it’s reason to be excited and hopeful about their future. This is not one of those times. According to a report by Cam Inman of the San Jose Mercury News, the San Francisco 49ers lead the NFL with the most players currently recovering from torn ACLs… 49ers' ACL apocalypse: Team leads NFL in...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers 7-Round Mock Draft

Round One View image | gettyimages.com Marcus Peters, CB, Washington  I’m pumped when I see that Peters has dropped to 15.  Peters is a great get, as the team is in dire need of a cornerback.  They signed Shareece Wright this offseason, but that wasn’t enough as it doesn’t compensate for their losses. In San Francisco, Marcus Peters would have the skill-set and...
Via TopSportsReport
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Bengals, ,Bills, Broncos, Bucs, Falcons

49ers RB Kendall Hunter‘s extension includes $200,000 in guarantees up front and has a maximum value of $1.75 million in 2015. (Field Yates) Bengals CB Leon Hall and LB Vontaze Burfict have been ruled out for Thursday’s game. Bills Rookie WR Sammy Watkins suffered a groin injury on Wednesday and wasn’t able to finish practice. (Jay Skurski) Broncos RB Montee...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign RB Kendall Hunter To A One-Year Extension

The San Francisco 49ers announced Monday that they have signed RB Kendall Hunter to a one-year contract extension. San Francisco waived/injured Hunter back in early August after he suffered a a serious knee injury. Hunter cleared waivers and was reverted to the 49ers’ injured reserve list. The 49ers had said all along that they would like to re-sign Hunter at some point...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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