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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...
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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...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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

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 caught in the same...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Kendall Hunter Goes Unclaimed, Reverts To 49ers IR List

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that the RB Kendall Hunter went unclaimed on waivers and will now revert to the 49ers injured reserve list. San Francisco waived/injured Hunter on Monday, but the fact that he has a serious knee injury and is in the final year of his contract made it unlikely that he would be claimed. San Francisco has said that they would like to re-sign Hunter...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Gone Camping: Dorsey out for year, Hunter and Baldwin waived

If you haven’t been paying attention to the 49ers training camp, you probably have missed a lot. It’s as if you blink and something new happens. So let’s get you up to date. Nose tackle Glenn Dorsey tore his bicep Friday at camp and will need surgery. He is out for the year. There has been talk that he may return, but it is highly unlikely. Spoke to physician re: #49ers NT...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Oakland Raiders claim Kendall Hunter on waivers?

The Oakland Raiders and general manager Reggie McKenzie have made a name for themselves picking up quality players where others did not see them. From undrafted free agents like Rod Streater and Matt McGloin, to late round picks like Stacy McGee and Mychal Rivera, to under the radar free agents like Nick Roach and Philip Weaver. Ever since he took over, one thing can be counted on...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Waive/Injured RB Kendall Hunter

  The 49ers waived/injured RB Kendall Hunter on Monday, according to the NFL transaction release. Hunter would end up on the team’s injured reserve list if he ends up going unclaimed. Hunter, 25, suffered a season-ending ACL tear a few weeks ago. He is in the final year of his contract, so this could impact a team’s decision to claim him off of waivers. San Francisco has...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Interested In Re-Signing RB Kendall Hunter Despite ACL Injury

  49ers GM Trent Baalke told reporters Sunday that they would like to re-sign RB Kendall Hunter, despite his recent ACL injury. “We’d love to have Kendall,” Baalke said, via CSN Bay Area. “Kendall is a tremendous football player and an even better young man. What’s the likelihood? It’s not even worth speculating at this point, but Kendall knows, as does his representative...
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July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers RB’ Kendall Hunter Tears ACL

San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter, who is entering his fourth season in the NFL, tore his ACL in practice on Friday. The team confirmed this devastating injury Saturday morning.  Kendall Hunter's injury presumably opens door for LaMichael James and Carlos Hyde to have bigger roles in 2014. [ ] — Taylor Price (@TaylorPrice49) July 26, 2014 ...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Kendall Hunter Leaves San Francisco 49ers’ Practice With An Apparent Knee Injury

Kendall hunter suffered an apparent right knee injury during practice on Day 3 of the San Francisco 49ers training camp. The apparent injury occurred during 7-on-7 drills, as the running back caught a screen pass. After falling to the ground, Hunter hopped up but then had to be checked by a few trainers on the sideline. Head coach Jim Harbaugh also went over to see the 25-year-old...
Via BaySportsNet
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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