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49ers place Ben Garland on injured reserve, announce other roster moves

Oct 20, 2020 at 1:48 PM--


The San Francisco 49ers officially announced the following three roster moves today.

  • Cornerback Parnell Motley has completed COVID-19 protocols, passed his physical, and is now on the team's active roster.
  • Offensive lineman Ben Garland has been placed on injured reserve.
  • Tight end Daniel Helm has been waived.

Garland suffered a calf strain on Sunday night against the Los Angeles Rams.

The following rundown was provided by the 49ers Communications staff.



Motley (6-0, 180) was claimed off waivers by the 49ers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on October 13, 2020. He will wear number 49.

Garland (6-5, 304) started in five of the team's six games this season, while Helm (6-4, 225) appeared in one game after signing with the team from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad on September 30, 2020.





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