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49ers Place WR Quinton Patton on IR, Promote WR DeAndre Smelter to Active Roster

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The San Francisco 49ers announced on Tuesday that they have placed wide receiver Quinton Patton on the Injured Reserve List and promoted wide receiver DeAndre Smelter to the active roster from the team's practice squad. San Francisco has also signed wide receiver DiAndre Campbell to the practice squad.

View the full 2016 San Francisco 49ers practice squad.

Smelter (6-2, 227) was originally drafted by the 49ers in the fourth round (132nd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. After spending his entire rookie season on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury List, he was waived from the team on Sept. 3, 2016 and then signed to the practice squad on Oct. 16.

Campbell (6-2, 206) originally signed with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent on May 5, 2015. After spending his entire rookie season on the team's practice squad, he signed a reserve/future contract with San Francisco on Jan. 5, 2016, spent training camp with the team and was later waived on Aug. 27.

Patton (6-0, 204) started in each of the team's first 14 games this season, which was a career high, and registered career highs in both receptions (37) and receiving yards (408).

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