49ers Training Camp: Bruce Miller Activated From PUP List

Rookie Bruce Miller, a 49ers 7th Round Draft pick, was activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list today and was at practice in pads, according to Matt Maiocco.

Miller is a 6'2, 255 former defensive end out of UCF, but was told by the 49ers that he'd be converted to fullback this season. He played tight end in high school and the 49ers worked him out as a fullback pre-draft; apparently they liked him enough there to draft him in the 7th round. Miller will be gunning for starting fullback Moran Norris' job, but he'll face competition from recently signed Titans' practice squad FB Jack Corcoran.

Undrafted free agent rookie Konrad Reuland and former 49ers practice squad tight end Colin Cloherty are expected to compete in camp in the H-back role as well, meaning they'll both likely see time at fullback as well. Altogether this means that Miller will have to show that he's fully recovered from the shoulder injury that sidelined him if he hopes to secure a roster spot. 

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Bay Area

You must be a member of SB Nation Bay Area to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Bay Area. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Bay Area

You must be a member of SB Nation Bay Area to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Bay Area. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.