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- Barkley will be the third-string quarterback in Saturday's preseason matchup with the Broncos, Cam Inman of The Mercury News reports.
- Barkley completed 10 of 17 pass attempts for 168 yards and no touchdowns or interceptions in Friday's preseason win over the Chiefs.
- With Brian Hoyer acting as the unquestioned starter in San Francisco, Barkley will compete with rookie C.J. Beathard for the primary backup role this preseason, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
- Barkley signed with the 49ers on Thursday, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports.
- Matt Barkley will make his first NFL start in Week 12.
- Bears promote Matt Barkley from the practice squad.
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- Buckner (ankle) is expected to be a limited participant at Wednesday's practice, Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee reports.
- Ward (hamstring) is expected to return to practice as a limited participant Wednesday, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
- Harold could usurp Ahmad Brooks on the depth chart at starting left outside linebacker this season, Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee reports.
- Brooks has been lining up at left outside linebacker with the first-team defense this preseason, but he isn't a lock to start over Eli Harold as the 49ers look to the future, Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee reports.
- Ward (hamstring) is expected to return to practice within the next week, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
- Murphy hauled in a pass for 15 yards in Saturday's preseason loss to the Broncos.