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49ers' Coffee Abruptly Retires At 23

Aug 13, 2010 2:46 PM EST

Glen Coffee was not present for practice on Thursday for the 49ers and he didn?t show up at practice again this morning.

Coffee has decided to retire from the NFL, according to Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area.

The 49ers selected Coffee in the third round from Alabama just a year ago. Coffee was expected to be the primary backup to starter Frank Gore this season.

Via CSN Bay Area