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49ers sign Hoffman-Ellis to practice squad

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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.

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