49ers promote CB Jackson from practice squad, waive Reaser

FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2017, file photo, San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Solomon Thomas (94) moves off the line during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, Calif. Thomas shared a suite with Christian McCaffrey in college together Stanford, played heated games against him in Connect Four and helped lead the Cardinal to great success on the field as future top 10 picks in the NFL draft. With players set to make their pro debut Sunday when McCaffrey and Carolina visit Thomas and San Francisco, the 49ers rookie defensive lineman will get the opportunity to do something he always wanted at practice in college: tackle McCaffrey. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have promoted cornerback Asa Jackson from the practice squad to the active roster.

The Niners waived cornerback Keith Reaser on Saturday to make room on the roster.

Jackson signed with the team in August, but was released when the roster was cut to the 53-man limit. He was then brought back on the practice squad. Jackson has played 22 career games over five seasons in the NFL with Baltimore and Detroit.

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