49ers sign running back Kendall Gaskins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Running back Kendall Gaskins signed a two-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers.

Gaskins appeared in nine games with San Francisco last season and has spent parts of the past two years on the 49ers' practice squad.

With a rash of injuries at the running back position, he was promoted to the active roster last Oct. 31. He had 16 carries for 38 yards and eight catches for 69 yards.

Gaskins was waived May 6 before rejoining the team Monday.

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