49ers get Marcus Lattimore for an extra season

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to,  since running back Marcus Lattimore was never officially on the 49ers’ 53-man roster in 2013,  his contract has “tolled” and he’s still under contract with San Francisco for four more seasons. Last year, the 49ers selected three injured players: Defensive...
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Marcus Lattimore: I’m faster than I ever was

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore told USA TODAY Sports that there’s “no doubt” he’ll be ready for week one of next season. “I can’t go out there and try to be Superman on the first day,” Lattimore said. “I’ve got to ease into it. I haven’t really played in a year. I’m...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore: ‘Recovery from injury is a blessing’   Marcus Lattimore suffered one of the most gruesome injuries in all of sports in 2012.  While playing for theSouth Carolina Gamecocks against the Tennessee Volunteers, Lattimore tor every major ligament in his left knee. Before the injury, Lattimore was considered one of the best runninh backs in the college game and had he decided to enter the draft (which he later did...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore will be ready for OTA’s

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore confirmed that his rehab from knee surgery is finally over and he;s ready to contribute in 2014. “Whatever role they want me to do, I’m ready,” Lattimore told “The rehab is over.” Now that Lattimore’s “redshirt season” in the NFL...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lattimore done with redshirt, ready to reward 49ers' faith

Marcus Lattimore knew he wasn't going to play in 2013, so he didn't even push the issue.That didn't mean that he felt he couldn't.Lattimore was selected in the 4th round of the 2013 NFL draft by the San Francisco 49ers despite suffering  a severe injury to his right knee in a game against Tennessee, tearing his ACL, MCL and PCL - so devastating and complete were...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers RB Marcus Lattimore will be spectator for training camp

When the San Francisco 49ers open training camp next week they will do so with running back Marcus Lattimore on the active/non-football injury list. The decision by the 49ers will allow the team to activate him at any time prior to final cuts but the former South Carolina running back is expected to miss most – if not all – of his rookie season. Lattimore suffered an awful knee...
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: Marcus Lattimore is a steal

Marcus Lattimore (Photo by: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) We all saw it.  One of the worst and most gruesome leg injuries ever happened to Marcus Lattimore in a game against Tennessee in October of last year.  The severity of the injury (dislocated right knee and three torn ligaments) put his career in jeopardy but Lattimore nonetheless opted to enter the NFL draft. A once coveted...
July 08, 2013  |  1 Comment

Marcus Lattimore says he will not participate in 49ers training camp

San Francisco 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore made an appearance on NFL Network this evening, and he was able to provide an update on his rehab progress. I did not get a chance to watch the show, but @InsideNFLMedia tweeted out some of his comments: Marcus Lattimore: I probably won’t do training camp. On course with the trainer… Get a chance to practice mid-season and see...
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June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore: 49ers Investing in the future

After suffering two major season ending knee injuries in back-to-back seasons at South Carolina, Running Back Marcus Lattimore took the risk and declared for the 2013 draft. Many predicted Lattimore to be a first round lock before his second knee injury after suffered on Oct. 27, 2012, in which he dislocated his knee and tore three ligaments. This injury and the long road to recovery...
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore is racking up endorsements

We reported last week that 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore has signed an endorsement deal with Under Armour.  Since then Lattimore has signed a few more deals. According to Darren Rovell of ESPN, Lattimore now has contracts with EAS, GTSM (autographs), Garnet & Black Traditions (merchandise), Select Health of South Carolina. Not bad at all for a player that may not even...
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April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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