06-12-2019, 01:00 AM
The Niners continue to make roster moves as camp gets closer"The San Francisco 49ers today announced they have signed offensive lineman Wesley Johnson to a one-year deal and waived tight end Marcus Lucas.Wesley Johnson (6-5 http://www.49erslockerroom.com/authentic...ner-jersey , 309) was originally drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fifth round (173rd overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft. Throughout his five years with the Steelers (2014), New York Jets (2014-17) and Miami Dolphins (2018), he appeared in 51 games (24 starts) along the offensive line. In 2018, he signed with the Detroit Lions on March 29, 2018 and was later released by the team on September 1, 2018. He then signed with the Dolphins on October 3, 2018 and appeared in 10 games. A 28-year-old native of Nashville, TN, Johnson attended Vanderbilt University where he started 51 games along the offensive line. As a senior in 2013, he started all 13 games at left tackle and earned Second-Team All-SEC honors.The 49ers have now added six OL since re-signing Mike Person this offseason. Johnson should help fill in for injured Weston Richburg Jimmy Garoppolo Jersey White , who isn’t expected to be able to fully participate until training camp in July.As for Lucas, he originally joined the 49ers after signing to the team’s practice squad on December 11, 2018 where he spent the remainder of the season. He later signed a Reserve/Future contract with San Francisco on January 2, 2019. There was never a doubt.The Rams led the 49ers from start to finish, earning the No. 2 seed and the first-round bye that goes with it. Los Angeles got four takeaways and receivers Josh Reynolds and Brandin Cooks each scored twice in the Rams’ 48-32 win.With the game in hand, Jared Goff left before the third quarter even was finished. He went 15-of-26 for 199 yards and four touchdowns. It was a fun day for Los Angeles.The Rams didn’t miss Todd Gurley as C.J. Anderson filled in admirably a second consecutive week. Anderson, who had 20 carries for 167 yards and a touchdown last week, gained 132 yards and scored a touchdown on 23 carries against the 49ers.Cory Littleton had two interceptions, the second of which he returned for a 19-yard touchdown. Blake Countess also had a pick. Aaron Donald had one sack, giving him 20.5 for the season.To their credit Aaron Burbridge Jersey , the 49ers never quit. They trailed 31-10 at halftime and 38-10 in the third quarter.They even got to celebrate a 43-yard touchdown by George Kittle, which broke the NFL record for receiving yards for a tight end. Travis Kelce set the mark earlier today with 1,336 yards.Kittle, who entered with 79 catches for 1,228 yards, caught nine passes for 149 yards and a touchdown. Alfred Morris rushed for 111 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries.Nick Mullens, after a rough start, finished 23-of-33 for 282 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions.