49ers place LaBoy, Nedney on injured reserve

The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker Travis LaBoy and

kicker Joe Nedney on injured reserve Saturday, ending their


Nedney had not been expected to return this year after

sustaining a right knee strain and a bone bruise on his plant leg

Nov. 14 against St. Louis. He has missed the last five games, with

Jeff Reed taking his spot.

LaBoy injured a knee in a 34-7 loss at San Diego on Thursday

night. He has played in all 14 games this season and is second on

the team with five sacks.

San Francisco (5-9) promoted tight end Colin Cloherty and

defensive tackle Will Tukuafu from the practice squad to the active