With NFL teams having to drop from an initial 90-player roster to a final squad of 53, not every player who comes to training camp will suit up on the playing field or sideline in the regular season.
This is not a commentary about the signing process. It's just the way the roster game shakes out.
While many of the cuts are a result of ineffective play or the lack of room at a certain position, there are some players who find themselves unluckily on the outside looking in. While these players won't make the final team, don't be surprised if they land on the practice squad or get picked up by another team.
Here are four players who really didn't deserve to be cut from the San Francisco 49ers.