49ers Are Signing Veteran Running Back On Tuesday

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.During the first week of the season, the San Francisco 49ers started running back because of a knee injury to Elijah Mitchell.

Just a week ago, 49ers put running talent back in the insured reserve -

That is, he is out for the next four weeks.

With Mitchell gone, the team added veteran running back Marlon Mack to the team's practice squad.

Exactly a week later, the team made another important decision on Mac.

According to a report by Adam Schefter, he is being promoted to the active roster.

“The 49ers are signing veteran RB Marlon Mack from their practice squad to their active roster,

According to his agents @DrewJRosenhaus and @NFLrecord.

The 49ers are without injured RB Eliza Mitchell and Tyrion Davis-Price," Schaffter said.

Mack started the season with the Houston Texans and shone in the preseason.

However, he was unable to close a spot on the 53-man roster and eventually joined the Texans' practice squad.

Now he will have a chance to impress 49 players