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Rookie center Marcus Martin to make NFL debut

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Colin Kaepernick offered a few encouraging words, and rookie Marcus Martin knew the quarterback believed in him to step in at center and do the job. Even if he has never played a single NFL snap. ''Let's go, you know the task in front of, let's go,'' Kaepernick told Martin. Martin, all of 20 and yet to step on the field for game day, is set to make his long...
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October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Injury Update: NaVorro Bowman, Marcus Lattimore, Marcus Martin

The San Francisco 49ers have lost NaVorro Bowman, Marcus Lattimore and Marcus Martin for a good chunk of time. All of these players aren't likely to be back until at least week six, at the earliest.#463835689 / gettyimages.comAccording to Adam Schefter, NaVorro Bowman was placed on the PUP, which automatically means he will miss the first six weeks of the season. Bowman is still...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rookie Marcus Martin out for two months due to knee injury

Third round draft pick Marcus Martin injured his knee Sunday in a preseason game against the San Diego Chargers. Today, the 49ers staff came out and said that the center from USC is out for two months (eight weeks) due to a dislocated kneecap. Source: #49ers rookie C Marcus Martin is expected to be sidelined eight weeks (kneecap). — Eric Branch (@Eric_Branch) August 25, 2014 Martin...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Jets, Packers, Raiders, & Ravens

  49ers Rookie OL Marcus Martin is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks due to a kneecap injury. (Eric Branch) Browns HC Mike Pettine mentioned that they are “impatiently waiting” a decision regarding Josh Gordon‘s suspension. (Mike Garafolo) The Browns reportedly expected a decision by now. (Mike Garafolo) Jets CB Dimitri Patterson‘s decision to not attend...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes, 49ers, Buccaneers, Chargers, Falcons, Jets, & Raiders

  49ers NT Glenn Dorsey left practice with what appeared to be an injury to his left arm. (Bill Williamson) Rookies C Marcus Martin and LB Aaron Lynch are expected to return to practice, but Martin missing a week of training camp could make it tough to beat out Daniel Kilgore for the starting job. (Bill Williamson) TE Garrett Celek, who is dealing with disc issue in his...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign Third-Round Pick C Marcus Martin

  The 49ers announced the signing of third-round pick C Marcus Martin on Thursday. San Francisco has now locked up their entire 2014 draft class, which is actually somewhat impressive given that they selected 12 players. Martin’s four-year contract is worth an estimated $3,058,352 and includes a signing bonus of $671,252, according to Leading up to the draft...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Biggest Training Camp Battles To Monitor in OTAs

Center Robert Hanashiro/USA Today Key Players: Daniel Kilgore, Marcus Martin Marcus Martin was drafted in the 3rd round of this year’s NFL Draft, and usually the third round is where it becomes questionable as to whether or not the player will get an opportunity to start.  The thought was that Daniel Kilgore, the old back-up would get the opportunity to shine as a starter at...
Via TopSportsReport
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Which San Francisco 49ers draft picks will see the most action in 2014?

It’s mailbag time, 49ers fans! And you can still be part of it. Just Tweet your questions to @cover32_SF. @cover32_SF Which 2014 draft picks do you anticipate will see the most action on both Offense & Defense? Any ROY prospects in this class? — Elvin Pritchard (@ElvinPritchard) May 19, 2014 On offense, I think Southern Cal center Marcus Martin could have a huge impact this...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Fear the Offensive Line

Sean McMahon Joe Staley, Mike Iupati, Daniel Kilgore, Alex Boone, Anthony Davis, Johnathan Martin….the list goes on. Even with all this talent, the most important piece of the 49ers’ offensive line will not be one of its incumbent starters or free agent additions. It will be a draft pick. It will be USC center Marcus Martin. First and foremost, Martin was considered the...
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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