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Dominique Zeigler

Practice-squad mainstay WR Dominique Ziegler working way onto 49ers roster

After three seasons spent almost entirely on San Francisco's practice squad, Dominique Zeigler is making his mark for the 49ers.The undrafted free agent receiver has turned heads in training camp and may have earned a spot on the active roster as the fourth receiver."Dominique's a unique guy," coach Mike Singletary said. "He doesn't mind going across the middle, going underneath, doing some of the dirty work. He's a guy that does everything for us and wears a lot of different hats. He can play any of the receiver positions, gives us some flexibility. And he's really good on special teams as well."Zeigler's versatility became more important to the 49ers this week after the team released veteran receiver Brandon Jones, San Francisco's top pickup in 2009 free agency.The 49ers gave Jones a five-year, $16 million deal last year, but he became expendable by the emergence this summer of Zeigler, who wasn't drafted in 2007 out of Baylor.Zeigler made San Francisco's practice squad that season a...

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