Jeffery Wilson The Niners Red-Zone Back? rotoballer.com Wed 9/18/19 1:03 PM

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said that the team planned to use running back Jeffery Wilson in the red zone in Week 2. "I wouldn't say he's our designated red-zone back, but that was how we planned going into the game... We tried to do that when we got down there," Shanahan said. Of San Francisco's six rushing attempts inside the red zone in Week 2, Wilson had five of them and scored twice. All three of Wilson, Matt Breida and Raheem Mostert had double-digit carries, but the ...

Jeffery Wilson (RB, SF) - Week 3 Waiver Wire Pickups rotoballer.com Tue 9/17/19 8:40 AM

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-plus team leaguesOWNED IN: 0% of leaguesANALYSIS: In a move that went unnoticed by a lot of fantasy owners late last week, the 49ers added Jeffery Wilson from the practice squad to the active roster with Tevin Coleman (ankle) expected to miss several weeks. San Francisco immediately used a timeshare in the backfield without Coleman in Week 2's beat down of the Bengals. Alongside Matt Breida and Raheem Mostert, Wilson got 10 carries and turned them into 34 yards and two ...

Jeffery Wilson Vultures Two Touchdowns rotoballer.com Sun 9/15/19 4:58 PM

San Francisco 49ers running back Jeffery Wilson scored two rushing touchdowns in Week 2s win against the Cincinnati Bengals. Wilsons role as the primary goal-line back paid off, as he handled 10 carries for 34 yards, including two successful conversions inside the 5-yard line. The Niners promoted Wilson from the practice squad this week and he got plenty of opportunities in the 41-10 blowout. The second-year back has the size to be a red zone factor and that will likely be his key role going ...

Jeffery Wilson Signed To 49ers Practice Squad rotoballer.com Mon 9/2/19 4:32 PM

The San Francisco 49ers signed running back Jeffery Wilson Jr. to the practice squad on Sunday. Wilson was cut from the team after running for 178 yards and four touchdowns during the preseason. Even with Jerick McKinnon (knee) going on IR, Wilson couldn't crack the 53-man roster. The 49ers will roll with Tevin Coleman, Matt Breida and Raheem Mostert to start the year along with true fullback Kyle Juszczyk. A second-year pro, Wilson saw action in six NFL games last season, rushing for 266 yards ...

Jeffery Wilson Handles 21 Touches rotoballer.com Fri 8/30/19 11:36 AM

San Francisco 49ers running back Jeffery Wilsongained 100 yards on 20 carries in Thursdays preseason game against the Los Angeles Chargers and caught a pass for eight yards. Wilson ripped a highlight-reel, 41-yard touchdown scamper, reversing direction and racing for his fourth score of the preseason. Many Niners beat writers believe his substantial playing time is an ominous sign, but Wilson showed throughout training camp he belongs on a roster. With running back Jerick McKinnon (knee) ...

Jeffery Wilson's Stock On The Rise rotoballer.com Wed 8/28/19 5:50 PM

In light of the setback suffered by San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon (knee), Jeffery Wilsonhas a legitimate shot to make the team. Wilson has been the Niners preseason workhorse, handling 21 carries for 78 yards and three touchdowns. The undrafted second-year player was on the bubble prior to McKinnons injury, but it seems logical he makes the team if McKinnon is placed on Injured Reserve. Assuming hes on the 53-man roster, hell be the fourth back behind Tevin Coleman, Matt ...

Kyle Juszczyk And Jeffery Wilson Held Out Of Practice Tuesday rotoballer.com Wed 7/31/19 12:58 AM

San Francisco 49ers fullback Kyle Juszczyk (foot) and running back Jeffery Wilson (calf) were held out of practice Tuesday. Juszczyk appears in no danger of missing meaningful practice time and is a lock to make the roster as one of the few pure fullbacks left in football. With 30 catches last season, Juszczyk will have the very occasional fantasy-relevant game but will rarely function as a skill player. While theres limited information on [...]

Fantasy Football News and Injuries - Running Updates rotoballer.com Tue 9/24/19 5:59 PM

Below is a quick-hit list ofrunning notes on relevant injuries and player news, including pre-game reports and live in-game updates. Stay tuned for updates all throughout the week and on Sunday morning game day: Week 4 Alshon Jeffery and Dallas Goedert are practicing in full, and expected to play this week. Vance McDonald is in a sling, and it's still unknown how serious of an injury he has. DeSean Jackson is not expected to play this week. Cam Newton's foot injury will keep him out in Week...

Jeffery Wilson Exits Early With Injury rotoballer.com Sun 12/30/18 8:38 PM

San Francisco 49ers running back Jeffery Wilson (shoulder) exited Week 17s game early with a shoulder injury and did not return. Wilson registered nine yards on three carries prior to going down. Its a tough break for the undrafted rookie who had an opportunity to demonstrate his workhorse abilities with Matt Breida (ankle) out. After starting the season on the practice squad, [...]

Flex Heroes and Zeroes - Week 17 Fantasy Football Picks rotoballer.com Fri 12/28/18 3:15 PM

So you're playing for all the marbles in [...]