"As you know, it's been a long road," Lattimore said.
Lattimore said he reported to training camp at 225 pounds but is down to 220 and believes he's quicker, the report said. He's eager to test himself at full-contact practices.
"I want to put together consistently good days of practice so they trust me to go out there and play," he said. "That's the biggest thing."
The 49ers must decide whether to activate Lattimore within three weeks of his first practice.
Jim Harbaugh has indicated that
"That's the hope, that's the plan," Harbaugh told the team website. Harbaugh added that Lattimore, who has not played a down in an NFL game, has sustained no recent setbacks in his recovery.
Lattimore is attempting to return from a horrific knee injury he suffered in his final year at South Carolina in 2012. He is on the non-football injury list and remains without a timetable.
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