49ers sign defensive back Dexter McCoil
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed defensive back Dexter McCoil to a one-year contract.
The 49ers placed safety Terrell Williams Jr. on injured reserve with a leg injury Friday to make room on the roster.
McCoil originally joined the 49ers last season after the team claimed him off waivers from the Chargers in October. He played in eight games for San Francisco and registered one tackle. McCoil was waived on April 30.
King throws 3 TD passes, Houston beats E. Carolina 52-27
HOUSTON (AP) — D'Eriq King threw for three touchdowns and ran for a score, the Cougars converted three turnovers into scores, and Houston became bowl eligible, beating East Carolina 52-27 on Saturday.
No. 25 Memphis and Houston put their streaks on line
No. 25 Memphis (5-1, 2-1 The American) at Houston (4-2, 2-1), Thursday, 8 p.m. Eastern (ESPN).
Line: Houston by 2 ½.
Series Record: Houston leads 15-10.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
Memphis is ranked for the first time in two years and would take control of the American West Division with a win after defeating Navy last week. Houston is looking to rebound after its 45-17 loss at Tulsa and a win would give it control of the division.