The San Francisco 49ers today announced they have signed LB Ikaika Alama-Francis to a one-year deal. The team also announced it has waived TE Gijon Robinson.
Alama-Francis (6-5, 290) has played in 35 games (two starts) and recorded 24 tackles, one sack, and one fumble recovery during his five-year NFL career. He was originally a second round selection by the Detroit Lions in the 2007 NFL Draft. Alama-Francis was released by the Lions on September 6, 2009 and later signed by the Miami Dolphins on November 24, 2009. He was released by the Dolphins on March 13, 2012.
A 27-year old native of Kaneohe, HI, Alama-Francis played in 41 games at Hawaii, recording 112 tackles, nine sacks and four forced fumbles.
Robinson (6-1, 255) was signed by San Francisco on August 12. He has played in 39 games (26 starts) and has registered 31 receptions for 240 yards and one touchdown in his NFL career.
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