The San Francisco 49ers elevated Quentus Cumby to assistant director of pro personnel, the team announced Wednesday.
Cumby joined the 49ers eight years ago and had worked as a scout since 2006. His previous duties included evaluating NFL talent and the team's roster before free agency, player tryouts, maintaining NFL roster boards and depth charts, and serving as a weekly advance scout for the personnel and coaching staffs,
"His hard work and commitment to our organization over the last seven seasons has been a contributing factor to our team's success," 49ers director of pro personnel Mike Williams said.
Cumby was a two-year starter at free safety and cornerback at Kentucky, were he played from 1999 to 2002.