Cornerback Tramaine Brock was released Friday by the San Francisco 49ers after he was arrested on suspicion of hitting a woman he was dating.
The team issued a statement announcing his release but had no other details or comment.
Police reported Friday that officers responding to a domestic violence call had talked to a woman with visible injuries and arrested Brock at his Santa Clara home on Thursday night. Jail records show he was released Friday. It's unclear if he's retained a criminal defense lawyer.
The 49ers originally signed the 28-year-old as an undrafted free agent in 2010 out of tiny Belhaven University, an NAIA school. He cracked the starting...