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49ers roster cuts: WR Malik Turner has been cut

Kyle’s update, 11:41 AM PT: ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports Malik Turner has been cut. Shanahan spoke glowingly about Turner, saying he loved that he’s taken advantage of his opportunity. This is the first surprise. I doubt he makes it through waivers.

Kyle’s update, 11:33 AM PT: ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reported the Niners let go of Kemoko Turay, Dontae Johnson, and Justin Skule. Turay got caught up in a numbers game. I imagine Jordan Willis’s familiarity and preseason success won him the job.

Johnson will likely be back, especially with Jimmie Ward expected to miss the first month of the season.