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Alex Barrett: Time's up in San Francisco
Barrett was waived by the 49ers on Monday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
The San Diego State product was bumped up from the practice squad in time for a Week 14 matchup against Washington, ultimately notching a QB hit over his four defensive snaps. For now, the chapter is closed on Barrett's time with the 49ers, but he has made two game appearances since being last cut by the team Oct. 26.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Alex Barrett: Promoted from practice squad
The 49ers signed Barrett to the active roster Saturday, Matt Barrows of The Athletic reports.
Barrett has played four games for San Francisco this season, posting three tackles over 50 snaps on defense. He'll add depth at defensive tackle for Sunday's game against Washington, as the 49ers are expected to be without both D.J. Jones (ankle) and Kevin Givens (personal).... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Shown door in San Fran
The 49ers waived Barrett on Monday.
Barrett spent three games with the team and served as necessary depth at defensive end, recording two tackles in that stretch. The 49ers likely need to clear up roster space to address the concerning injury bug in their backfield, so Barrett was ultimately let go. If he clears waivers, Barrett could secure a role on the team's practice squad.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Alex Barrett: Re-signs with 49ers
Barrett signed with the 49ers on Sunday, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
The 49ers claimed James Lockhart off waivers from the Steelers on Sunday, but Lockhart opted to retire rather than play in 2020. As a result, the team re-signed Barrett to add depth at defensive end since Nick Bosa (leg), Arik Armstead (back) and Dee Ford (calf) are dealing with injuries.... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Let go by 49ers
Barrett was waived by the 49ers on Thursday.
Barrett originally signed on with the 49ers in February but this is already his second time being waived by the team since he joined. The defensive lineman has spent time with the Raiders and Lions but has struggled to find a long-term home in the league.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Alex Barrett: Headed to Bay Area
Barrett inked a contract with the 49ers on Monday.
The 25-year-old didn't suit up in the league during the 2019 season, as he was most recently released with an injury settlement by the Raiders out of training camp. Barrett has appeared in two games in his career, both with Detroit, accumulating one assisted tackle in that span.... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Works out for Buffalo
Barrett (undisclosed) had a workout with the Bills on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Barrett was waived/injured by the Raiders at the September roster deadline, reverted to injured reserve and returned to free agency after reaching an injury settlement. The 25-year-old appears to have recovered from the injury as he continues to search for a new team.... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Reaches injury settlement
The Raiders released Barrett (undisclosed) after reaching an injury settlement, Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
It's not clear what was bothering Barrett, but he will now be a free agent. The 25-year-old will likely look for a practice-squad role elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Cut loose by Raiders
Oakland waived/injured Barrett (undisclosed) on Friday, Jerry McDonald of the East Bay Times reports.
It's unclear what exactly is ailing Barrett. The 25-year-old originally signed with Oakland in early April but now will have to focus on getting healthy and finding a new opportunity elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Alex Barrett: Secures deal with Oakland
Barrett signed a contract with the Raiders on Friday.
Barrett spent last offseason with the Lions but he was cut before Week 1. He'll get another chance in Oakland, but don't expect him to rise past a reserve role if he can make the squad.... See More ... See Less
Alex Barrett: Signed to Lions' practice squad
Barrett was signed to the Lions' practice squad Friday, ESPN's Michael Rothstein reports.
After making the team out of training camp, Barrett disappointed in his first two games and was axed earlier this week in order to make room for George Johnson.... See More ... See Less
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