Report: 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman has torn ACL, MCL -
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Report: 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman has torn ACL, MCL - 19 Jan 2014
San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman has a torn anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in his left knee but is expected to be ready for the 2014 season, reports Bowman was injured and taken off the field ...
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49ers' Bowman on His Game for Rise Against Hunger Event

NBC Bay Area - 13 Jul 2017
49ers linebacker Navorro Bowman, who is coming back from a torn Achilles tendon, says he'll be ready for the 2017 season. In the meantime, he's doing his part to help feed the hungry for United Airlines' Rise Against Hunger campaign. Colin Resch reports.
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A question facing NaVorro Bowman in 49ers new scheme

Niners Wire - 30 Jun 2017
The San Francisco 49ers aren't guaranteeing anything for linebacker NaVorro Bowman, even though winning a starting job seems like a formality for the four-time All-Pro — if he's healthy. Bowman, of course, is coming off an Achilles tear and learning a ...
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49ers won't take it easy on NaVorro Bowman in preseason

49ers Webzone (blog) - 02 Jul 2017
So far, the 49ers have been impressed with what they have seen on the practice field considering it was in October that a torn Achilles limited Bowman's 2016 season to just four games. The injury came nearly 13 months after Bowman's return to the ...
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Crystal ball: 25 predictions for 49ers' season

SFGate - 26 Jul 2017
31 pick) will start alongside NaVorro Bowman and make a bigger impact than rookie DT Solomon Thomas (No. 3). 9. TE Vance McDonald won't make the 53-man roster. 10. Other Trent Baalke-era draft picks who won't survive final roster cuts: WRs Bruce ...
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49ers to play NaVorro Bowman in preseason, John Lynch says

247Sports - 27 Jun 2017
The 49ers don't plan on taking it too easy on NaVorro Bowman this preseason, even though he's coming off an Achilles injury that cut his 2016 season short by 12 games. 49ers general manager John Lynch discussed Bowman during a Tuesday appearance ...
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49ers linebackers: Better, worse, or same in 2017?

Niners Nation - 12 Jul 2017
NaVorro Bowman is the front-runner at middle linebacker, while Ahmad Brooks will play on the strong side. Where it gets interesting is how they end up working in Smith and Foster. That applies to the base defense, but also to the nickel. In the base ...
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Why PFF is wrong about 49ers front seven

Niners Wire - 14 Jul 2017
They'll be banking on rookies Solomon Thomas and Reuben Foster, each first round picks, while San Francisco will also hope for a re-emerging season from edge defender Aaron Lynch. With the ageless veteran Elvis Dumervil and Navorro Bowman guiding ...
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Golden Nuggets: Solomon and Reuben's Situations

Niners Nation - 26 Jul 2017
He will be competing for starting job next to NaVorro Bowman. The 49ers are hoping that duo can help improve the defense. Foster had issues that dropped his draft status, but he was one of the best inside linebackers. If he is all the way back from his ...
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Niners Have Invested Much to Upgrade Front Seven

NBC Bay Area - 17 Jul 2017
The team's recent draft picks and free-agent signings – plus the return to health of former All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman – make this a far different unit than the one that could get little pressure on opposing quarterbacks or stop running backs in ...
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San Francisco 49ers training camp capsule

Santa Cruz Sentinel - 22 Jul 2017
Defensive front seven should be upgraded with Thomas and Foster joining previous two first-round picks DeForest Buckner and Arik Armstead, and healthy LB NaVorro Bowman. Niners are counting on Shanahan to boost offense behind journeyman Hoyer.
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Do 49ers have one of NFL's best groups of linebackers?

Niners Wire - 27 Jun 2017
Veteran linebacker NaVorro Bowman has been a full participant in the team's offseason program and recovered from last season's Achilles tear suffered in October. Lynch signed Super Bowl XLVIII most valuable player Malcolm Smith and traded up in the ...

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