Cuddyer will be swapped out for Michael Conforto with the
Wright, the 28-year-old defensive back, didn't play a down all season and with the 49ers looking for additional help on the offensive line, was released to make room for guard Andrew Tiller. Wright will try to catch on with another team struggling for depth in the secondary.
Eli Harold will get his first career start with Ahmad Brooks (personal) missing Sunday's game.
Brooks is expected back next week, so this will be a one-game showcase for the rookie out of Virginia.
Linebacker Ahmad Brooks (personal) will not travel with the San Francisco 49ers to New York for the Sunday game against the Giants, per CSN Bay Areas.
Brooks is dealing with a death in the family and has been excused from all team activities this week. His agent stated that Brooks expects to rejoin the team next week for their battle with the Ravens.
Vernon Davis (knee) will be inactive for Sunday's tilt against the Giants, which means Garrett Celek will get the start in his place.
Celek has led all 49er tight ends in targets and receptions over the past two weeks, and figures to do the same Sunday. However, with how poor the San Francisco 49ers ' passing game has been this year, Carrier should not be relied upon outside of the deepest leagues.