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- Hightower (knee) logged his first game action as a 49er on Saturday, carrying the ball three times for a loss of one and fumbling once in a preseason loss to Denver.
- Hightower (knee) was held out of action in Friday's preseason opener against Kansas City, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
- Hightower (knee) was back on the practice field Tuesday, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
- Hightower (knee) is not practicing Monday and is considered day-to-day going forward, Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reports.
- Hightower has looked good through the first week of training camp, but Carlos Hyde also has impressed and is putting himself in good position to retain the starting job, Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reports.
- Hightower picked up the first snap at running back during Monday's practice, Cam Inman of The Mercury News reports.
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- 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.
- Hikutini was on the field for just three plays in Saturday's preseason loss to the Broncos.
- Kerley did not see a pass thrown his way in Saturday's loss to the Broncos.
- Paulsen has suited up for both of the 49ers' preseason contests, but he has yet to garner a target in the passing game.
- Celek logged just 12 snaps on offense Saturday, finishing without a reception in a 33-14 preseason loss to the Broncos.