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Alex Boone aware of future personal risks with concussions

For every NFL player who retires young due to concerns about head injuries, there are countless others who know the risks involved with playing football and are willing to accept them. Take Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman Alex Boone, for example. Boone is set to return from what he believes is the first concussion of his career. He said this week that he is fulfilling a promise...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Alex Boone wants Vikings fans to 'shut the (expletive) up'

The Minnesota Vikings long quest for a new stadium finally came to an end this year with the opening of U.S. Bank Stadium. However, the stadium does have some quirks the Vikings need to get used to. In a great move by the NFL, the Vikings opened up their new stadium against their arch-rival, the Green Bay Packers with a 17-14 win on Sunday Night Football. The stadium was packed...
Via The Comeback
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Alex Boone ‘could not stand any minute’ with Terrelle Pryor at Ohio State

Minnesota Vikings guard Alex Boone isn’t terribly fond of Terrelle Pryor. The former Ohio State offensive lineman, who attended school at the same time as Pryor did, said in an interview that he couldn’t stand the quarterback-turned-receiver and didn’t even know he was still in the NFL. “He’s still playing?” Boone asked in a KFAN interview Friday. Boone went on to twist...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 07, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers’ Alex Boone blasts NFL officials: ‘Those refs sucked’

There were some horribly inept penalties called Sunday when the San Francisco 49ers hosted the Arizona Cardinals, and Alex Boone is “sick” about how the league’s referees continually ruin the game he loves to play. After the 49ers were undeniably robbed by the refs Sunday, Boone went off in the locker room, blasting the officials. “I’m not really too worried about getting...
Via Sportsnaut
November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers’ Alex Boone Open to Being Traded

Alex Boone of the San Francisco 49ers isn’t afraid of making waves. The team’s starting offensive guard has decided to skip voluntary workouts this offseason and isn’t adverse to being traded, per Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area. The 49ers and Boone have yet to discuss a contract extension, the source said. Boone is open to being traded and signing a long-term contract with another...
Via Sportsnaut
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Boone on Harbaugh: He’s crazy, wore out his welcome

By Steve DelVecchio Alex Boone was one of the most vocal supporters of Jim Harbaugh before Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers decided to part ways. The offensive lineman said at the start of last season that everybody “loves” Harbaugh, and he seemed pretty genuine. Now that Harbaugh has moved on to Ann Arbor, Boone feels more comfortable telling the truth about what was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Niners guard on Harbaugh: Everybody loves him

Alex Boone says the rumor from Deion Sanders that everyone on the 49ers wants Jim Harbaugh fired is not true. Boone, a guard who signed a new contract before the season, defended Harbaugh during an appearance on “The Damon Bruce Show” on 97.5 The Game on Monday. “So what’s the problem? I’m confused. Is winning not good? Is business not a’booming right now, boys? Here’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Boone ends holdout, agrees to new contract

San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone has agreed to a new two-year contract with the team and will report to the team facility within the next 24 hours. ESPN’s Adam Schefter was the first to report the news.  49ers holdout G Alex Boone is expected to report to San Francisco in next 24 hours with a reworked 2-year contract, per league sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August...
Via Sportsnaut
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Teams eyeing trade for Alex Boone

San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone is in the midst of an extended holdout, which could very well last into the regular season. The two sides are not close on a potential extension and San Francisco has made it a philosophy not to negotiate contracts with holdouts.  In reality, the situation likely won’t be resolved during training camp. According to an ESPN report, this has...
Via Sportsnaut
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Boone facing uphill battle as a contract holdout

Organized team activities started Tuesday at the 49ers’ headquarters in Santa Clara, California, and with them some much-anticipated position battles at cornerback and wide receiver. Arguably the biggest story to come out of the day, though, was the absence of one of the team’s key offensive linemen. Starting right guard Alex Boone was not in attendance, possibly because he is...
Via cover32 - 49ers
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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