It happens every year in NFL free agency. Teams looking to make an imprint around the league hit the market hard in hopes of finding a quick fix to what has been ailing them in recent years. You don’t need me to point out the specific teams here, but it’s rather obvious who I am talking about.
The philosophy that goes with this is two-pronged. First off, non-contending teams...
Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee mentioned during a recent chat session that it’s “very unlikely” veteran G Mike Iupati will be back with the 49ers next season.
Barrows believes it would be easier for the 49ers to re-sign Alex Boone, who is currently holding out for a new contract.
This isn’t the first time that the topic of Iupati possibly not returning to San...
According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, 49ers G Mike Iupati could end up being the highest-paid guard in the league at this point next year.
Iupati is entering the final year of his rookie contract and will be an unrestricted free agent next March.
Barrows mentions that offering Iupati that kind of money would “upset the 49ers’ offensive line hierarchy” and is...
San Francisco 49ers left guard Mike Iupati has been diagnosed with a broken left fibula according to the Sacramento Bee.
Previously 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh had stated that Iupati had a broken ankle so this is better news. It should also mean that Iupati has avoided surgery and has no ligament damage.
Iupati will be back to full strength in a matter of months and...
According to Matt Borrows of the Sacramento Bee, 49ers G Mike Iupati suffered a fractured left fibula during Sunday’s game.
Borrows adds Iupati’s fracture will not require surgery and doctors believe this is a “good” break in comparison to how bad it could have been.
Borrows mentions that Iupati should be back at “full strength in eight weeks.”
HC Jim Harbaugh...
San Francisco left guard Mike Iupati is out of the NFC championship game with an ankle injury suffered in the second quarter on Sunday.
Iupati was injured on Anthony Dixon's 1-yard touchdown dive. Iupati was down on the field for several minutes, then had to be helped to the sideline by teammates and was putting very little weight on his right leg. Iupati eventually was taken to...
Via AP on Fox
January 19, 2014
San Francisco 49ers left guard Mike Iupati is back in the lineup after missing three games with a sprained left knee.
Iupati is active for Monday night's game against Atlanta and expected to start when the 49ers try to clinch a playoff berth in the final regular-season game at Candlestick Park.
Among the inactive players for the 49ers is wide receiver Mario Manningham, who continues...
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December 23, 2013
Left guard Mike Iupati is inactive for the San Francisco 49ers against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Iupati was limited in practice because of a knee injury and had been listed as questionable for Sunday's game. He was replaced in the starting lineup by Adam Snyder.
Wide receivers Quinton Patton and Jon Baldwin, linebacker Nick Moody, guard Ryan Seymour, defensive tackle Quinton Dial...
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December 15, 2013