"Shaun did a heck of a job for us last year despite joining the team in the middle of the season," 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said in a statement. "He certainly earned the respect of everyone in our organization for the way he handled himself, both on and off the field, and we are excited to have him back."
Dolphins placing Tua Tagovailoa (ribs) on IR, hope QB returns Week 6
Tua Tagovailoa is being placed on injured reserve because of his broken ribs, Ian Rapoport reports. The Dolphins QB will miss a minimum of three games, but the hope is he'll be available once he's eligible to return.
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Saturday, Sept. 25
The Cowboys will be without one of their key defenders in Week 3.
HC Mike McCarthy said LB Keanu Neal tested positive for COVID-19 and thus will not play Monday night against the Eagles.
Steelers LB T.J. Watt (groin) downgraded to out vs. Bengals
T.J. Watt dodged a major injury when he hurt his groin last week. He just didn't avoid missing a game. The Steelers star was downgraded to out for Sunday versus the Bengals.
Dak Prescott looking forward to 'special' homecoming on Monday night
Returning to play in front of Cowboys fans at AT&T Stadium for the first time since he broke his ankle last season, Dak Prescott and Dallas will look to take down the rival Philadelphia Eagles.
Titans RB Derrick Henry congratulates high school runner Kayleb Wagner for breaking his record: 'I think it's incredible'
Once upon a time a star runner for Yulee High in Florida, Titans RB Derrick Henry rumbled to a state single-game record of 502 yards rushing in 2012. Henry's state standard was broken on Sept. 17 when Baker High's Kayleb Wagner rushed for an amazing 535 yards.
Lamar Jackson (illness) questionable vs. Lions; four Ravens placed on reserve/COVID-19 list
The Ravens placed DTs Brandon Williams and Justin Madubuike and edge rushers Justin Houston and Jaylon Ferguson on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Lamar Jackson heads a list of players who are questionable or out for Sunday versus the Lions.
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Friday, Sept. 24
DeAndre Hopkins has missed just two games in his storied career. Will Sunday be the third? The Cardinals' Pro Bowl wideout is a game-day decision for Sunday against the Jaguars, per coach Kliff Kingsbury. Hopkins, who has not practiced all week, is nursing a rib injury.
Carson Wentz (ankles) returns to Colts practice, a 'game-time decision' vs. Titans
The Colts might not have to resort to whatever plan B is this weekend. Carson Wentz (sprained ankles) returned to practice Friday, according to local reporters in attendance.
Odell Beckham Jr. not listed on Browns' final injury report, expected to play vs. Bears
Odell Beckham is back. The Browns' star receiver did not appear on the team's Friday injury report, meaning he's expected to suit up and play for the first time in 2021.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) expected to miss a few weeks
Christian McCaffrey is going to miss some time again. The Panthers star running back is expected to be out a few weeks as the team continues to run tests on the hamstring injury that he suffered Thursday night, Ian Rapoport reports.
Jets QB Zach Wilson 'super anxious' to rebound from 4-INT outing
Zach Wilson is ready to move on from his four-interception game against the Patriots in Week 2 as the Jets prepare to head to Denver to take on the 2-0 Broncos.
Nick Sirianni wears 'Beat Dallas' T-shirt to news conference
Eagles coach Nick Sirianni enters just his third game leading Philadelphia but understands the rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys well.
The first-year coach wore a "Beat Dallas" T-shirt to his Thursday news conference ahead of Monday night's game in Texas.