During San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh's Tuesday press conference, he stated that rookie defensive lineman Tank Carradine will be the first guy activated to the team's 53 man roster. Carradine has been on the 49ers' Non-Football Injury list. Carradine had the ACL in his right knee repaired. Harbaugh said that Carradine has been practicing.

Carradine was drafted in the second round of this year's NFL Draft.