The 49ers made several moves to trim the roster to 75 players Monday. The team waived quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson, safety D.J. Campbell, tight end Kevin Greene, running back Jewel Hampton, punt Colton Schmidt, linebacker Kion Wilson and wide receiver Devon Wylie, while also releasing wide receiver David Reed. The team placed running back Marcus Lattimore, fullback Trey Millard, cornerback Keith Reaser and guard Brandon Thomas on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury List and linebacker NaVorro Bowman, tight end Garrett Celek and defensive tackle Kaleb Ramsey were placed on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform List. Linebacker Blake Costanzo was released from the Injured Reserve list.
The 49ers put linebacker Blake Costanzo on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury and signed linebacker Kion Wilson, reports the Sacramento Bee.
Seven Steelers who finished the season on the practice squad have been signed by the team to futures contracts. They are running back Alvester Alexander, wide receiver Justin Brown, offensive linemen Bryant Browning and Chris Hubbard, wide receiver Kashif Moore, safety Ross Ventrone and linebacker Kion Wilson.
On Tuesday the Steelers signed running back Alvester Alexander, receiver Justin Brown, guards Bryant Browning and Chris Hubbard, receiver Kashif Moore, safety Ross Ventrone and linebacker Kion Wilson to reserve/futures contracts.
The Steelers re-signed linebacker Kion Wilson to their practice squad, reports Steelers Depot.