White signed a reserve/future contract with the 49ers on Monday. After finishing the 2020 season on the 49ers' practice squad, White landed a spot on the offseason roster. While the receiver didn't see any targets during the campaign, he played in one game where he logged seven offensive snaps. The 28-year-old will look to latch on for a bigger role with San Fransisco.
The 49ers restored White (undisclosed) to the practice squad from the COVID-19 list Thursday, Josh Dubow of the Associated Press reports. White landed on the COVID list back on Dec. 22, but he'll now be eligible to resume participating in team activities. He hasn't yet been targeted through three appearances with the 49ers this season.
The 49ers placed White on the practice squad COVID-19 list Tuesday, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. White either tested positive for the virus or came into close contact with an infected person. He'll be required to clear the league's COVID-19 protocols before returning to team activities.
White reverted to the 49ers practice squad Monday, per the NFL's transaction log. White was promoted to the active roster for Week 6 against the Rams but has since been sent back to the practice squad. He logged seven snaps on special teams in the victory.
White was promoted to the 49ers' active roster from the practice squad Saturday, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports. The 28-year-old will move up from the practice squad as an extra player for the second straight contest. White returned one kick for 20 yards and played two offensive snaps last week in his first game action since 2018.
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|3||09/26||Green Bay Packers||6||19.56|
|10||11/15||Los Angeles Rams||1||16.67|
|18||01/09||@Los Angeles Rams||1||16.67|
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