49ers Officially Cut 21 Players

The San Francisco 49ers announced the following roster moves as they cut their roster down 53 players.


  1. DL Jeremiah Attaochu
  2. WR Aaron Burbridge
  3. G Jonathan Cooper
  4. WR Steven Dunbar Jr.
  5. TE Ross Dwelley
  6. DB Antone Exum Jr.
  7. TE Cole Hikutini
  8. FB Malcolm Johnson
  9. OL Andrew Lauderdale
  10. DB Dexter McCoil
  11. CB Tarvarus McFadden
  12. RB Jeremy McNichols
  13. CB Emmanuel Moseley
  14. QB Nick Mullens
  15. DB Tyvis Powell
  16. DL Niles Scott
  17. OL Coleman Shelton
  18. LB Pita Taumoepenu
  19. LB Korey Toomer
  20. OL Najee Toran
  21. RB Jeff Wilson Jr.

Other moves:

Williams, 24, is a former fourth-round pick of the 49ers back in 2017. The 49ers actually traded a 2017 fourth-round pick and a 2018 fifth-round pick to acquire Williams.

Williams is in the second year of his four-year rookie contract worth $3,029,384 that includes a signing bonus of $629,384 and stands to make base salaries of $555,000 and $645,000 over the next two years.

During his college career at Utah, Williams rushed for 1,884 yards on 314 carries to go along with 20 receptions for 191 yards receiving and 13 total touchdowns over the course of two seasons.

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