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Glenn Dorsey doesn't expect a letdown on 49ers defense

San Francisco 49ers nose tackle Glenn Dorsey knows the 49ers have lost a lot of talent on their defense this offseason. However, Dorsey is confident that the defense should continue to perform well just like it has in years past.“We’ve got a lot of guys that can play,” Dorsey said, via the San Francisco Chronicle. “There are a lot of young guys that are hungry, so there...
Via Fox Sports
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Glenn Dorsey expects no letdown with the 49ers

Count the San Francisco 49ers‘ Glenn Dorsey, as a player with great expectations for his team in 2015. NFL.com‘s Connor Orr, posted on Glenn Dorsey’s latest comments in regards to the level in which he anticipates his team competing for the upcoming season. The timing of his comments are incredible because he is one of the players the 49ers really need to step up for the season...
Via EndZoneScore
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Glenn Dorsey does not expect a letdown with new look 49ers defense

The San Francisco 49ers have undergone a bit of a radical roster transformation this offseason, particularly on the defensive side of the ball. Justin Smith, Patrick Willis, Chris Culliver, Perrish Cox, Ray McDonald and Chris Borland have all moved on for one reason or another. All that brain drain means that Niners fans should expect a significant dropoff on defense, right? Not...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: The Arizona Cardinals salute the troops for Memorial Day

As important as football is, sometimes it’s helpful to be reminded that there are bigger things in life. Freedom happens to be one of them, and that’s why today we honor those who sacrificed their lives for the nation… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: Big NFL stories fans might have missed this weekend Top 10 in 2015: The best tight ends in the NFL today The Arizona Cardinals...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The 49ers Defensive Line; Life Without Justin Smith

View image | gettyimages.com After months of speculation from fans and reporters to see if Justin Smith would actually retire, people finally got an answer. He became a Niner in the free agency of 2008 and since then has been one of the most underrated forces In the NFL. However in May of 2015 the Cowboy has decided to ride off into the sunset. At the age 35 this was to be expected...
Via TopSportsReport
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers’ Jed York on Jim Tomsula: ‘He’s a proven leader, teacher and mentor’

49ers The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to terms with defensive line coach Jim Tomsula to become the 19th head coach in 49ers history. “After conducting a thorough coaching search, and meeting with a number of outstanding candidates, Jim Tomsula clearly is the right man to lead this team,” said 49ers CEO Jed York. “Jim is a great teacher and a tremendous mentor who...
Via Sports-Glory
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers put NaVorro Bowman, Glenn Dorsey on IR

            The San Francisco 49ers announced Saturday that linebacker NaVorro Bowman and defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey have been placed on the injured reserve list.  The 49ers also announced that cornerback Marcus Cromartie and guard Andrew Tiller have been promoted to the active roster from the team’s practice squad. ...
Via Sports-Glory
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Saturday 12/13

49ers 49ers placed ILB NaVorro Bowman and NT Glenn Dorsey on season-ending injured reserve.  (NFLTR) 49ers promoted CB Marcus Cromartie and G Andrew Tiller to the active roster.  (NFLTR) Bears Bears placed ILB Darryl Sharpton on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Bears signed QB David Fales off their practice squad. (NFLTR) Broncos Broncos placed RB Montee...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Glenn Dorsey and Navorro Bowman placed on IR by 49ers

Getty Images The 49ers placed two players on injured reserve on Saturday ending their seasons. Nose tackle Glenn Dorsey (biceps) had been inactive the last three weeks. Despite returning in mid-November from his injury he was unable to play in any games. Dorsey played in all 16 games for the 49ers during the 2013 season picking up 41 tackles and recording two sacks. A former first...
Via Tireball.com
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers place Bowman, Dorsey on season-ending IR

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have placed linebacker NaVorro Bowman and defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey on season-ending injured reserve. The Niners promoted cornerback Marcus Cromartie and guard Andrew Tiller from the practice squad Saturday to take the place of Bowman and Dorsey on the roster. Bowman has been out since tearing knee ligaments in the NFC championship...
Via AP on Fox
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Place ILB NaVorro Bowman & NT Glenn Dorsey On I.R.

The San Francisco 49ers announced Saturday that they have placed placed ILB NaVorro Bowman and NT Glenn Dorsey on season-ending injured reserve. The 49ers also promoted CB Marcus Cromartie and G Andrew Tiller to the active roster from the team’s practice squad. San Francisco just activated Bowman from the the physically unable to perform list on Tuesday, but it appears...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Buccaneers, Lions, & Raiders

49ers Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that DT Glenn Dorsey is still a few weeks away from being ready to play, despite the fact that the 49ers activated him from injured reserve this week. Buccaneers RB Doug Martin took most of the first-team reps in practice this week. (Matt Baker) CB Alterraun Verner (questionable, hamstring) said he’s “optimistic” that he’ll...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Colts, Jaguars & Jets

49ers The 49ers have ruled out NT Glenn Dorsey (bicep) for Week 12 against the Redskins. (Associated Press) Colts Recently signed WR/KR Josh Cribbs made it seem like he expects to see some snaps on offense in the coming weeks. “I’ll be right behind [Luck saying], ‘You need a break? You need a break?’ [Matt] Hasselbeck might be looking at me like, ‘I’m his break.’...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers' Dorsey out of Sunday's game against Redskins

  San Francisco defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey continues to believe he'll play football this season, although it will not be Sunday against the Washington Redskins. Dorsey, who came off the injured reserve list this week, continues to experience problems following surgery to repair a biceps tear. ''I have no doubts,'' Dorsey said Friday after being declared out, along with tackle...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Dorsey is out of Sunday's game against Redskins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) San Francisco defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey continues to believe he'll play football this season, although it will not be Sunday against the Washington Redskins. Dorsey, who came off the injured reserve list this week, continues to experience problems following surgery to repair a biceps tear. ''I have no doubts,'' Dorsey said Friday after being declared...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers activate NT Dorsey, start evaluation period for LB Bowman

  The San Francisco 49ers might be getting closer to adding a couple of big names back to their injury-depleted defense. Linebacker NaVorro Bowman's 21-day evaluation window is set to begin Tuesday. That means he could start practicing again this week as the Niners determine whether he will be able to play this season following a devastating left knee injury in last January's NFC...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Monday 11/17

49ers 49ers activated DL Glenn Dorsey from the short-term injured reserve list. (NFLTR) 49ers placed NT Ian Williams on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Bills Bills placed CB Leodis McKelvin on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Bills signed S Bacarri Rambo. (NFLTR) Browns WR Josh Gordon was reinstated from the reserve/suspended list. Buccaneers Buccaneers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers activate NT Dorsey, place Ian Williams on IR

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have activated nose tackle Glenn Dorsey following his 21-day evaluation window, putting him in position to play for the first time Sunday against Washington if he's deemed ready. Dorsey tore his left biceps Aug. 1 and required surgery. He was placed on the injured reserve/designated to return list with the hopes he would be able to...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers To Activate DL Glenn Dorsey, Place NT Ian Williams On I.R.

Update: The San Francisco have already announced the roster moves. The #49ers have activated DL Glenn Dorsey to the 53-man roster and placed NT Ian Williams on IR. pic.twitter.com/AirMOJS8RU — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) November 17, 2014 ———- 49ers HC Jim Harbaugh told reporters on Monday that they play to active DL Glenn Dorsey from the injured reserve list, per Janie...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Chiefs, Lions, Texans & Titans

49ers It appeared as though the 49ers could active NT Glenn Dorsey from the short-term injured reserve list, but the team has yet do so, according to Matt Barrows. Chiefs Adam Teicher of ESPN expects rookie WR Albert Wilson to play in Sunday’s game due to A.J. Jenkins and Donnie Avery dealing with injuries. Lions RB Reggie Bush is not expected to play on Sunday due...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Bengals, Cowboys, Lions, Redskins, Saints

49ers DC Vic Fangio said that LB Patrick Willis is questionable for Week 10. (Matt Maiocco) Fangio put NT Glenn Dorsey‘s odds of playing this weekend at “50-50.” (Matt Maiocco) Bengals Albert Breer of the NFL Network reports that RB Giovani Bernard (hip) could miss time behind Week 10’s game. According to Breer, the Bengals coaching staff “won’t be going away from...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Waive DL Demarcus Dobbs

ESPN’s Adam Caplan is reporting that the 49ers are waiving DL Demarcus Dobbs on Tuesday. This move would allow the 49ers to add DL Glenn Dorsey to their active roster from the injured reserve list. Aldon Smith is getting closer to returning as well, so he’s another name to keep an eye on. Dobbs, 26, signed on with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent out of Georgia back...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Dorsey returns to 49ers practice, Lattimore next

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Running back Marcus Lattimore is ready to return to the practice field at last, ready to forget the devastating knee injuries, surgeries and countless hours of rehab. 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that Lattimore would be on the field beginning Wednesday, starting the team's 21-day window to determine whether to activate him to the 53-man roster or...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Monday 10/27

49ers 49ers NT Glenn Dorsey returned to practice on Monday, but remains on short-term injured reserve. Browns Browns claimed TE Ryan Taylor off of waivers from the Ravens. (NFLTR) Browns placed DE John Hughes on injured reserve with the designated to return. (NFLTR) Buccaneers Buccaneers waived QB Mike Kafka. (NFLTR) Buccaneers released WR Eric Page released from their...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers Could Trade Defensive Players To Create Roster Space

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the San Francisco 49ers will need to create some roster space in the coming weeks as players like OLB Aldon Smith, DT Glenn Dorsey, LB NaVorro Bowman and RB Marcus Lattimore are ready to return. With this in mind, Schefter mentions that 49ers will be interested in trading a defensive player or two on the back end of their roster if they can get...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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