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Lewis makes 49ers’ practice squad, Klugh on ESPN, Wildcats snap losing streak

Former Concord Spider makes San Francisco practice squad

Lance Lewis, who played for Washington and Dallas last season, was signed to the San Francisco 49ers practice squad after the team made final cuts Saturday.

The former East Carolina star wide receiver caught a 49-yard pass during the 49ers final exhibition game.

Earlier this preseason Lewis was greeted by 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh after catching a 2-point conversion.
Earlier this preseason Lewis was greeted by 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh after catching a 2-point conversion.

 Central Cabarrus star on ESPN Sunday

North Carolina A&T freshman quarterback Hasaan Klugh played in the Aggies’ 47-13 win over Alabama A&M Sunday. The game was nationally televised by ESPN.

Klugh, the former Central Cabarrus, had a 12-yard run to highlight his work as a back-up quarterback.

Davidson Wildcats win over College of Faith

The Davidson Wildcats snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 56-0 win over College of Faith-Charlotte Saturday at Richardson Stadium. It was the first win for second-year head coach Paul Nichols.

Every player who was physically able to play on the Davidson roster did play. Here are stats and more information about the game from Davidson Wildcats dot com

Nelson White  (#75) from J.M. Robinson is the starting left tackle for the Wildcats. He started all 11 games in 2013.

The Wildcats host Catawba at 7 p.m. Saturday at Richardson Stadium Stephen B. Smith Field.

Here is a shot from the second half with the Saints on offense (neon green) and the Wildcats on defense. Davidson won 56-0.
Here is a shot from the second half with the Saints on offense (neon green) and the Wildcats on defense. Davidson won 56-0.

College of Faith featured several Charlotte area players and a couple of Cabarrus County players. Gerald Carr (#70) from Concord High played on the line for the Saints. He was injured late in the game. Tony Wall Jr. of Harrisburg also played.

7 from Cabarrus on Charlotte 49ers, 1 with San Francisco 49ers

Former Spider Lance Lewis signs with the San Francisco 49ers.
Former Spider Lance Lewis signs with the San Francisco 49ers.

Former Concord Spider Lance Lewis is now with the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers signed Lewis as a free agent after their preseason game with the Baltimore Ravens last week. Here is the 49ers’ story about the signing:

49ers sign WR Lance Lewis

Lewis was with the Dallas Cowboys, playing three games in 2013. He was with the Washington Redskins prior to that. The Cowboys waived the former East Carolina Pirate wide receiver in May.

Seven other former Cabarrus County high school football players are playing for the 49ers – the Charlotte 49ers. The Niners had Media Day Saturday at Jerry Richardson Stadium as Coach Brad Lambert’s team gets ready for season two.

The Cabarrus players are in the final 50 seconds of this video.

There are seven Cabarrus players on the team: Kalif Phillips, A.L. Brown; Danny Book and Jason Eury, Hickory Ridge; Quintin Gay, Central Cabarrus; Blake Brewer, Cannon School; and E.J. Rhinehart and Weston Smith, Northwest Cabarrus.

We’ll have interviews with the players as soon as the video is edited. We talked about goals for the second season and the difference from season one to this year.

Cabarrus County Football Jamboree

We will broadcast Friday’s Cabarrus County Football Jamboree from A.L. Brown Friday beginning at 5:55 p.m. The scrimmages are: J.M. Robinson versus East Mecklenburg; Concord versus Butler; and A.L. Brown versus East Rowan.