49ers placed TE Vance McDonald on injured reserve with a back injury, ending his season.
Starting in the absence of Vernon Davis, Vance McDonald was held without a catch on two targets in San Francisco's Week 5 win over the Chiefs.
Vance McDonald (knee) is questionable for Week 4.
Vance McDonald (knee) remained out of 49ers practice Thursday.
49ers TE Vance McDonald is day to day with a knee injury.
49ers TE Vance McDonald left Sunday night's game with a knee injury, but later returned.
According to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, 49ers TE Vance McDonald has "dropped a couple of passes" in every practice open to the media this spring.
ESPN's Bill Williamson believes the 49ers will attempt to get second-year TE Vance McDonald more involved in the passing game this season.
CSN Bay Area believes 2013 second-round TE Vance McDonald will "never put up big numbers" in San Francisco.
Vance McDonald caught one pass for 13 yards in San Francisco's NFC Championship Game loss to the Seahawks.
49ers TE Vance McDonald (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Week 16.
49ers declared TE Vance McDonald (ankle) inactive for Sunday's game against the Bucs.
Vance McDonald was held without a catch in Sunday's Week 10 loss to the Panthers.
Vance McDonald caught one pass for nine yards in Week 4 against the Rams.