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San Francisco 49ers Initial 53-Man Roster


 

Today was cut down around the NFL and the San Francisco 49ers along with the rest of the NFL was mandated to cut their rosters down to 53-players by 3 p.m PST. The Niners cut 21 players to get down to the 53 man roster, but this is only the first roster, there will be many, many more moves coming.

Offense:
QBs (3) Colin Kaepernick, Colt McCoy, B.J. Daniels.
RBs (5) Frank Gore, Kendall Hunter, LaMichael James, Bruce Miller, Anthony Dixon
WRs (5) Anquan Boldin, Marlon Moore, Kyle Williams, Quinton Patton, Jon Baldwin
TEs (3) Vernon Davis, Vance McDonald, Garrett Celek
OL (8) Joe Staley, Anthony Davis, Alex Boone, Mike Iupati, Jonathan Goodwin, Daniel Kilgore, Joe Looney, Adam Snyder

Defense:
DL (6): Justin Smith, Ray McDonald, Ian Williams, Glenn Dorsey, Will Tukuafu, Tony Jerod-Eddie
ILBs (5): Patrick Willis, NaVorro Bowman, Michael Wilhoite, Nicky Moody, Nate Stupar
OLBS (5): Aldon Smith, Ahmad Brooks, Dan Skuta, Corey Lemonier, Cam Johnson
CBs (5): Carlos Rogers, Tarell Brown, Nnamdi Asomugha, Tramaine Brock, Perrish Cox
Ss (5): Donte Whitner, Eric Reid, Craig Dahl, C.J. Spillman, Ray Ventrone

Special teams:
Punter: Andy Lee
Kicker: Phil Dawson
Longsnapper: Kevin McDermott

The San Francisco 49ers also have Michael Crabtree and Mario Manningham slated to join the roster sometime after week six and draft picks Tank Carradine and Quinton Dial to be added on the active roster sometime this year. In addition, Demarcus Dobbs has one game suspension and does not count against the roster.

 

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