Running back Kendall Gaskins agrees to two-year deal with Niners

The San Francisco 49ers signed running back Kendall Gaskins to a two-year deal.

Gaskins, 6-foot-1, 238 pounds, was signed to the 49ers practice squad in 2014. He was promoted to the active roster on Oct. 31, 2015, and appeared in nine games. Gaskins had 16 carries for 38 yards and made eight catches for 69 yards.

Gaskins went to the University of Richmond, where he had 605 rushing yards on 148 carries as a senior.