The San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday launched the addition of former Eagles quarterback Nate Sudfeld on a one-12 months contract.
Sudfeld, 27, turned into a sixth-round elevate of Indiana by the Washington Soccer Crew within the 2016 draft. He turned into minimize by Washington in 2017 and claimed by the Eagles the build he spent the next four seasons.
For the duration of his time within the NFL, Sudfeld has performed in fair four video games without a begins. He’s performed 25 of his 37 throws for 188 yards with one touchdown and one interception.
San Francisco now has four quarterbacks on their roster with yet one more likely joining the club as the No. 3 total elevate on this 12 months’s draft. Head coach Kyle Shanahan on the total likes to raise three quarterbacks on the remainder roster with two interesting on game days and yet one more as a converse within the quarterback room.
The queer man out is perchance traditional Josh Johnson, who signed with the club gradual remaining season and inked a reserve/futures deal this offseason. Given that he’s soon to be 35 and wasn’t rostered as of November remaining season, his days as a viable NFL backup are presumably over.
Sudfeld ought to compete for the QB3 job with Josh Rosen relying on the 49ers’ arrangement with the third-total elevate.