Linebacker Darius Fleming was waived by the San Francisco 49ers due to a re-torn ACL ligament in his knee. Originally tearing it last season in rookie minicamp, Monday was a flashback of sorts for the young LB.
Back-to-back injuries such as this is tough to come back from, especially considering that the former Notre Dame star does not have any track record in a positive manner in...
Jonas Jennings, Ted Ginn Jr, and now Darius Fleming.
Every so often there comes a player that is on the 49ers roster that for whatever reason just can’t stay healthy and when that happens I like to bestoy the title of Mr. Glass on them. (For those that do not know who Mr. Glass is, he is the character played by Samuel L. Jackson in the movie Unbreakable.)
#49ers LB Darius Fleming...
According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, 49ers linebacker Darius Fleming suffered a torn ACL in the same knee for a second straight season.
#49ers LB Darius Fleming tore the same ACL he tore last year. He will be waived and placed on IR.
— Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) July 30, 2013
This is only Fleming’s second season in the NFL after being drafted in the 5th round of...
It was an eventful afternoon as the 49ers held their fourth practice of training camp Sunday. But not all the news was good, especially on the injury front. Inside is report on Darius Fleming's potentially serious knee injury and other news and notes from team headquarters in Santa Clara.
According to NFL.com’s Around the League, the 49ers have placed linebacker Darius Fleming, running back Kendall Hunter, wide receivers Mario Manningham and Kyle Williams in the PUP list to start training camp.
49ers place PUP list designation on LB Darius Fleming, RB Kendall Hunter, WR Mario Manningham and WR Kyle Williams.
— NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) July 20, 2013
Linebacker Darius Fleming was placed on the active/physically unable to perform list by the 49ers, who also placed guard Joe Looney and running back Jewel Hampton on the active/non-football injury lists. Players on both lists count against the 90-player roster limit and can be activated before the final cuts of training camp. If they're not activated before the season and remain...
The 49ers will have to wait a year to see their 2012 5th round pick hit the field as linebacker Darius Fleming has torn his ACL. The injury, which was suffered in practice, but did not happen because of contact, will likely sideline him for the entirety of the 2012 season. With two solid rush [...]
The 2012 season is likely over for 49ers rookie fifth-round pick Darius Fleming, who suffered a torn ACL at the team's rookie minicamp. NFL.com reported Fleming was injured according to the former Notre Dame linebacker's agent, Andy Simms. Fleming sat out midway through the team's first workout with what was believed to be a hamstring injury.
The 49ers are reporting that they have signed six of their seven draftees. The only rookie not yet signed is first round pick AJ Jenkins.
RB LaMichael James
G Joe Looney
LB Darius Fleming
S Trenton Robinson
OL Jason Slowey
LB Cameron Johnson
Are now under contract…
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The 49ers have signed two more of their draft picks. Adam Caplan first reported on Sirius XM that 49ers reached deals with fifth-round pick Darius Fleming and sixth-round pick Trenton Robinson. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee confirmed the deals.
AJ Jenkins, LaMichael James, Joe Looney and Cam Johnson are the remainder of draft picks unsigned at this time, but with the rookie...