Security Jaquiski Tartt signed a two-year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers, the crew introduced on Friday.
Chosen by the 49ers within the second spherical (46th general) of the 2015 NFL Draft, the 6-foot-1, 221-pound Tartt has appeared in 39 video games (23 begins) and amassed 181 tackles, 9 passes defensed, three.5 sacks, two interceptions and one pressured fumble.
In 2017, he began in a career-high 9 video games and registered 54 tackles, three passes defensed, one interception and zero.5 sacks.
“Since we arrived final 12 months, Jaquiski has impressed us together with his play, his work ethic and the type of teammate he’s,” 49ers basic supervisor John Lynch mentioned. “We imagine he is a pure slot in our defensive system, and his talents will permit him to flourish.
“It’s all the time thrilling after we are in a position to lengthen our personal younger gamers like Jaquiski who’re devoted to their craft, this crew and our neighborhood.”
Tartt, a 26-year-old native of Cell, Ala., attended Samford College, the place he was a three-time All-Southern Convention choice, showing in 44 video games and registering 277 tackles, six interceptions, 20 passes defensed and 6.5 tackles for losses in his profession.