ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent defensive lineman Christian Covington on a one-year contract.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted running Matthew Dayes to the active roster from the practice squad and waived defensive back Tyvis Powell.
Dayes was active for Monday night's game against the New York Giants in place of the injured Raheem Mostert.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted defensive back Tyvis Powell from the practice squad to the active roster and waived quarterback Tom Savage.
The move Saturday makes Powell available to play Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams. San Francisco has three cornerbacks listed as questionable: Richard Sherman (calf), Ahkello Witherspoon (concussion) and K'Waun Williams (shoulder).
Powell played two games this season with one special teams tackle.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have activated receiver Victor Bolden Jr. from the suspended list and promoted defensive lineman Ryan Delaire from the practice squad.
The 49ers also waived defensive back Tyvis Powell and offensive lineman Najee Toran on Saturday to make room for Bolden and Delaire on the 53-man roster.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers signed linebacker Pita Taumoepenu to the practice squad a day after releasing the 2016 sixth-round pick.
The 49ers announced the signing of nine players to the 10-man practice squad Sunday.
The other players are: wide receiver Steven Dunbar Jr., tight end Ross Dwelley, defensive backs Emmanuel Moseley and Tyvis Powell, quarterback Nick Mullens, offensive lineman Najee Toran and running back Jeff Wilson Jr.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco newcomer Richard Sherman will miss the next week of training camp and the 49ers' preseason opener after straining a hamstring in practice Friday.
"We're definitely going to rest him at least a week," 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said Saturday. "We don't think it should be long term. It's Grade 1, it's a little higher than we expected so we got to be careful with that."
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted defensive Tyvis Powell from the practice squad to the active roster.
The team placed right tackle Trent Brown on injured reserve Saturday to make room for Powell on the roster.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have claimed Tyvis Powell off waivers and signed receiver Chris Briggs.
To make room on the roster, Indy put undrafted rookie Trey Griffey on the waived-injured list. If Griffey clears waivers, he will go on the Colts' injured reserve list.
Indy also waived cornerback Reggie Porter.
Powell played in eight games with the Cleveland Browns and Seattle Seahawks last season. He had three tackles on special teams.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have claimed former Ohio State safety Tyvis Powell off waivers from Seattle.
Powell appeared in eight games last season for the Seahawks, who signed him as an undrafted free agent last year. The 6-foot-2, 211-pound Powell spent the entire 2016 season on Seattle's active roster. He made three tackles on special teams.
A Cleveland-area native, Powell played in 42 games for the Buckeyes and led the team in interceptions in 2015.