SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have re-signed running back Shaun Draughn to a one-year contract.
The deal reached Wednesday prevents Draughn from becoming an unrestricted free agent next week.
Draughn originally signed with San Francisco in November and started six games last season. He rushed 76 times for 263 yards and a touchdown in six games for the Niners before being placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. He also caught 25 passes for 175 yards.
Draughn also played five games last season with Cleveland before being released in October. Draughn has 151 career carries for 527 yards and one touchdown in 41 games since entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2011.
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