49ers, Jim Harbaugh mutually part ways

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh have mutually agreed to part ways. The 49ers announced after Sunday’s 20-17 victory over the Arizona Cardinals that it has begun to search for the team’s next head coach, while Harbaugh is now free to consider his next coaching opportunity without any constraints. “Jim and I have come to...
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2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Police investigating Ray McDonald for alleged sexual assault

            Once again San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald is being investigated by San Jose Police, this time in relation to an alleged sexual assault that occurred Monday, reports CSN Bay Area. A search warrant was served to McDonald on Tuesday at Silver Creek Valley residence. From CSN Bay Area: On Tuesday at approximately...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Place NaVorro Bowman on IR

The woes for the San Francisco 49ers continue. The team has placed LB NaVorro Bowman on injured reserve. Bowman suffered injuries to his ACL and MCL during the NFC championship game last season. Bowman was placed on the PUP list this season, but the team has decided to accept that Bowman will not be returning this season. In addition the Bowman, The 49ers were also forced to place...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 days ago  |  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. ...
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15 days ago  |  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
15 days ago  |  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...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

10 injuries that have significantly altered the NFL season

More than any other sport, football sees injuries alter the fortunes of teams every season. Sure, baseball and hockey teams have key guys go down, but in the National Football League it is a weekly battle to avoid a crushing blow. This year has been no different, with some teams seeing more than their fair share of attrition. Below are the 10 players lost to injuries that most altered...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

5 NFL players who could be traded in offseason

As the MLB hot stove takes over the sports world, we are reminded just how many trades take place in that league compared to others, especially the National Football League. With that said, certain situations arise which makes it possible for some big names to move around the football world. We saw this with Trent Richardson a couple years ago. Though, it must be noted that most...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

NaVorro Bowman Says San Francisco 49ers Not as Physical as in the Past

Even NaVorro Boman had to admit, the San Francisco 49ers just aren’t as physical as they’ve been in the past. “I don’t want to say that I’m the reason or Pat[rick Willis] is the reason, but it’s just when you’re used to coming to work and seeing a type of behavior—whether it’s practice or the meeting rooms—you know, everyone follows. We lost that a little bit...
Via BaySportsNet
19 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers add LB Bowman to active roster following knee recovery

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- NaVorro Bowman realizes that just by strapping on a helmet again and stepping onto the practice field he could provide the San Francisco 49ers and their defense a serious emotional lift when they desperately need one. Even if his surgically repaired left knee isn't quite ready for game day, and might not be before season's end. Almost certainly not in time...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers' Bowman activated following knee recovery

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) NaVorro Bowman realizes that just by strapping on a helmet again and stepping onto the practice field he could provide the San Francisco 49ers and their defense a serious emotional lift when they desperately need one. Even if his surgically repaired left knee isn't quite ready for game day, and might not be before season's end. Almost certainly not in time...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers activate linebacker NaVorro Bowman

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday activated linebacker NaVorro Bowman to the 53-man roster from the reserve/physically unable to perform list. Bowman has been rehabbing his surgically repaired left knee that has kept him out since the injury in January's NFC title game at Seattle. Bowman, who was drafted by the 49ers in 2010, had appeared in every game...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers LB NaVorro Bowman Not Expected To Play This Season

ESPN’s Ed Werder reports that although no decision has been made, 49ers ILB NaVorro Bowman is not expected to play this season. Bowman has been cleared to practice, but he remains on the team’s physically unable to perform list, so it sounds as though San Francisco will keep him there for the remainder of the season. Last year, Bowman suffered a serious knee injury that includes...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Harbaugh Doesn’t ‘Anticipate’ That NaVorro Bowman Will Practice This Week

It doesn’t look like NaVorro will be hitting the practice fields this week in Santa Clara. “Yeah, [we’ll] take it weak-by-week with NaVorro,” said San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh during a press conference on Monday at Levi’s Stadium. “And, this week will be another week of rehabilitation and continuing to do what he’s been doing. Don’t anticipate any practice...
Via BaySportsNet
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Fangio Says NaVorro Bowman Has a Doctor’s Appointment on Friday

On Tuesday, the San Francisco 49ers opened NaVorro Bowman’s 21-day practice window. However, the all-pro linebacker isn’t nearly ready to hit the practice fields in Santa Clara. Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio provided an update on Bowman during a press conference on Thursday. “I know he has an appointment with the doctor this Friday and he’ll get more feedback,” said...
Via BaySportsNet
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers LB Bowman scheduled for first practice of season

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman was scheduled for his first practice of the season Tuesday, officially opening a 21-day window during which the team can decide whether to activate him or send him to the injured reserve list. The three-time All-Pro sustained a major injury to his left knee in last season's NFC championship game against the Seattle...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers NaVorro Bowman Cleared To Practice

After reports circulated that NaVorro Bowman could miss the remainder of the season, Rand Getlin is reporting that Bowman has bee cleared to return to 49ers practice next week. #49ers LB NaVorro Bowman has been cleared to practice next week and will return at that time, per a league source. — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) November 16, 2014
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November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Don’t Count On Seeing NaVorro Bowman Anytime Soon

Jim Harbaugh is not a doctor. That was the dodge that the San Francisco 49ers head coach chose on Friday when asked about the latest on NaVorro Bowman, who underwent an MRI on his left knee on Wednesday. “I’m not skilled to read a MRI. Doctors are. I know Doctor [Tim] McAdams, Doctor [James] Andrews have looked at it and I’m sure they’d be willing to share their thoughts...
Via BaySportsNet
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: “Real Possibility” 49ers NaVorro Bowman Won’t Play This Season

There are now conflicting reports about the return of 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman to field this season. The team has until Tuesday to decide whether or not he will be placed on the physically unable to perform list, but it looks like that might not even matter. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, a source says there’s a “real possibility” Bowman won’t play again this year after...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

'Real possibility' NaVorro Bowman is out for season

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that there is a “real possibility” that 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman will not play at all this season due to the torn ACL and MCL he suffered last season. This news comes just days after San Francisco placed ILB Patrick Willis on season-ending injured reserve with a toe injury. 49ers DC Vic Fangio recently mentioned that Bowman wasn’t close...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: First half overview and mid-season awards

 The San Francisco 49ers entered their bye last week with a 4-3 record and are currently tied for second place in the division  and trial the Arizona Cardinals who are tied for the best record in the NFL with a record of 6-1.  Overall, the 49ers have played well considering some of the injuries they have dealt with, especially on defense.  All-pro linebackers NaVorro Bowman and...
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

NaVorro Bowman’s Stunning 40-Yard Dash

This could potentially be a damaging sign for the San Francisco 49ers second half opponents. The team’s general manager Trent Baalke indicated on a local radio station that injured All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman recently ran a 4.50 40-yard dash during his rehab. I talked to him (Bowman) in the weight room the other day before I left,” Baalke began, “and he was all excited...
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October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Cowboys, Packers, & Rams

49ers ILB Navorro Bowman (knee) has begun lateral cutting, but there is still no timetable for his return. (Matt Barrows) Browns Tony Grossi of ESPN Cleveland suggests that the recent addition of TE Ryan Taylor could be seen as an indication that the Browns expect to be without TE Jordan Cameron for more than one game. Cowboys The Cowboys appear to be confident QB Tony...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Injury Update: NaVorro Bowman return 'later than sooner'

In the NFC Championship Game in 2013, the San Francisco 49ers failed to secure a spot in the Super Bowl, and their top defensive player, NaVorro Bowman, suffered ACL and MCL injuries. He was placed on the physically-unable-to-perform-list and is eligible to return in week six. #459839731 / Although he is eligible, his return is a considerable amount of time away...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

NaVorro Bowman ‘Will Need a Couple Weeks’ Before Returning

Sean McMahon Vic Fangio believes NaVorro Bowman is still a 'couple of weeks away' from returning to game action. The post NaVorro Bowman ‘Will Need a Couple Weeks’ Before Returning appeared first on
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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