Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports


49ers announce signing of TE Jordan Reed to a one-year deal

Aug 9, 2020 at 1:04 PM--


The San Francisco 49ers today officially announced they have signed tight end Jordan Reed to a one-year deal.

News of the signing was first reported on August 3 by Adam Schefter of ESPN.

Below is a rundown provided by the 49ers Communications staff.



Reed (6-2, 242) was originally drafted by Washington in the third round (85th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft. Throughout his seven-year career (2013-19), he has appeared in 65 games (35 starts) and registered 329 receptions for 3,371 yards and 24 touchdowns. Reed has also started one postseason game where he recorded nine receptions for 120 yards and one touchdown. A member of the Pro Football Writers of America's All-Rookie team in 2013, Reed was also a 2017 Pro Bowl selection after finishing with 66 receptions for 686 yards and six touchdowns in 12 games played (eight starts). In 2015, he set a Washington franchise record for the most receptions (87) and receiving yards (952) by a tight end. A 30-year-old native of New London, CT, Reed attended the University of Florida, where he appeared in 36 games (33 starts) and registered 79 receptions for 945 yards and six touchdowns to go along with 77 rushing attempts for 328 yards and five touchdowns.

Related News







More San Francisco 49ers News



Jimmy Garoppolo talks 49ers-Cardinals performance, Mohamed Sanu, Jordan Reed, injuries, knee brace

By Site Staff
Sep 16, 2020

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo spoke with reporters before Wednesday's practice as the team prepares for Sunday's road game against the New York Jets. Here is everything he had to say. Transcript provided by the San Francisco 49ers Communications staff. How familiar are you with former New England Patriots WR Mohamed Sanu and what do you think he can bring to the wide receiver core? "I've seen a lot of tape on him, just from watching [head coach] Kyle's [Shanahan] offense in the past and things that he's done in it. Heard tremendous things from all the coaches, so we're excited to get him in here. It'll be a quick turnaround, but he's been in this offense before, so hopefully he could pick things up right

Read the Full Article


Kyle Shanahan talks 49ers-Jets, Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle, Dee Ford, Mohamed Sanu, Javon Kinlaw, Jordan Reed

By Site Staff
Sep 18, 2020

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan spoke with reporters after Friday's practice as the team prepares for Sunday's road game against the New York Jets. Here is everything he had to say. Transcript provided by the San Francisco 49ers Communications staff. Opening comments: "For the injuries for today, [TE George] Kittle will be out. [CB Jason] Verrett will be out and [DL Dee] Ford will be questionable. Go ahead." Former San Francisco 49ers QB Steve Young said something interesting on the radio this week about QB Jimmy Garoppolo and he said he thought Garoppolo might've been going through his reads too quickly, which ultimately might have slowed him down. He said it was something that your dad

Read the Full Article


49ers TE Jordan Reed steps up with his biggest performance since 2018 in George Kittle's absence

By Kirk Larrabee
Sep 20, 2020

With All-Pro tight end George Kittle sidelined with a knee issue and a number of wide receivers dealing with injuries of their own, the 49ers needed someone to step up and carry the weight in the pass-catching department against the New York Jets on Sunday. Needless to say, veteran tight end Jordan Reed answered the call in a big way. Given his extensive injury history, it was hard to know what to expect from Reed after he signed with the 49ers in August. Reed missed the entire 2019 season after sustaining the seventh known concussion of his career and was limited to 65 total games over his first seven NFL seasons. But after being brought along slowly during training camp, Reed began to show signs of still being the type of player he was earlier in his career

Read the Full Article

Featured

More Featured Stories

Trending News

More News
Share 49erswebzone