49ers sign Hoffman-Ellis to practice squad

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchangeDecember 4, 2012


The San Francisco 49ers announced Tuesday that they have signed linebacker Alex Hoffman-Ellis to the practice squad, and released safety Eddie Whitley.
Hoffman-Ellis originally signed with the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent on May 8, and was later released following training camp. The 23-year old played at Washington State.