49ers WR DeAndre Smelter will start season on NFI

Aug 31, 2015 at 12:32 PM


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According to Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, San Francisco 49ers WR DeAndre Smelter will start the season on the reserve/NFI list. He will continues to rehab his knee.

Smelter, a fourth-round selection out of Georgia Tech, is recovering from an ACL injury suffered last November in college.

Earlier today, it was learned that C Daniel Kilgore would start the season on the PUP list. These moves will count as the team attempts to get the roster down to 75 players before the Tuesday 1 PM deadline.

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