SANTA CLARA (CBS/AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed eight players to the practice squad.
Two former Stanford starters under coach Jim Harbaugh — safety Michael Thomas and defensive tackle Matthew Masifilo — were among San Francisco’s signees announced Saturday. Seventh-round pick Cam Johnson out of Virginia also signed with the practice team.
The others were linebacker Michael Wilhoite, wide receiver Nathan Palmer, defensive tackle Tony Jerod-Eddie and offensive tackles Al Netter and Kenny Wiggins.
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