SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers signed two players to their practice squad to reach the maximum of 10 players, the team announced Monday.
Offensive tackle Donald Hawkins and tight end Brian Leonhardt get the Niners' practice squad up to a full complement of 10 players.
The 6-foot-4, 305-pound Hawkins, originally signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Texas in 2014, has also spent time on the practice squads of the Cleveland Browns and Miami Dolphins, who released him on Friday. He appeared in one game for the Dallas Cowboys in 2014.
The 6-5, 255-pound Leonhardt, who played collegiately at the alma mater of Niners general manager Trent Baalke, Bemidji State, has six career catches for 35 yards and a touchdown in 12 games, three starts, with the Oakland Raiders, all in 2014. He initially signed with Oakland in 2013 as an undrafted free agent and was on the Cleveland Browns practice squad this season before being cut last Wednesday.