After missing the first week of camp with the
because of an ankle injury, former Trojan Marcus Martin made his
debut in the Niners’ 34-0 loss to Denver on Sunday.
A two-year starter at left guard, Martin transitioned to center his final season at USC before announcing early for the
The third-round pick is now taking second-team reps at the position and is receiving praise from Coach
“Marcus Martin had a very good game, a very physical game,” Harbaugh
The rookie will most likely serve as a backup to fourth-year player
. The Niners lost starting center
to free agency in the off-season.
“I was just excited to get the opportunity to play that many snaps,” Martin said.
San Francisco, 0-2 in the preseason, will host the