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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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Grant Cohn: For all his greatness, NaVorro Bowman's time is done

Santa Rosa Press Democrat - 02 Jun 2017
Right about now, if Bill Walsh were alive and running the 49ers, he would cut NaVorro Bowman. It's nothing personal. Walsh cut a lot of players he liked personally. He wasn't sentimental. He cared about building a vibrant football team and believed in ...
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Kevin Durant's first title motivates 49ers NaVorro Bowman

The Mercury News - 13 Jun 2017
Childhood friend NaVorro Bowman can envision himself in Kevin Durant's championship-winning shoes. “I did last night, actually,” Bowman said Tuesday at 49ers minicamp practice. “I pulled out my playbook. It made me want to go out there and win my first ...
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NaVorro Bowman Back at Full-strength, Embracing LB Competition - 25 May 2017
It wouldn't be off base to call NaVorro Bowman a medical miracle. However, that label would do a disservice to the work he's put into his return to form. In 2015, the San Francisco 49ers linebacker returned from a knee injury to lead the NFL with 154 ...
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The 10 most important players on the San Francisco 49ers

Sports Illustrated - 09 Jun 2017
A lot of unknowns in San Francisco this year, which may be why two members of the old guard, NaVorro Bowman and Joe Staley, topped the rankings. (Granted, Bowman's health is an unknown, too.) Staley received just one first-place vote (Single), but he ...
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NaVorro Bowman is a key piece in the 49ers rebuild

FanRag Sports (blog) - 08 Jun 2017
There was talk earlier in the offseason of San Francisco possibly trading NaVorro Bowman. The 49ers are obviously in rebuilding mode, and Bowman recently turned 29 and is recovering from his second major injury in the last three years. But trading him ...
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49ers LB Navorro Bowman back to full speed at OTAs

Pro Football Focus (subscription) - 26 May 2017
San Francisco 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman, who missed the majority of the 2016 season with an Achilles injury, is “back to full-speed” during the 49ers' offseason program, according to the team's official website. San Francisco's new regime has looked to ...
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Why the Raiders should trade for NaVorro Bowman

Just Blog Baby (blog) - 03 Jun 2017
Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders tried to address the linebacker position via the draft by selecting Marquel Lee in the fifth round and also via free agency by signing Jelani Jenkins, but middle linebacker is still a glaring hole on defense. All ...
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Oakland Raiders Should Most Definitely Not Deal For NaVorro Bowman

Golden Gate Sports - 06 Jun 2017
The Oakland Raiders most definitely have need for an inside linebacker, but picking up a veteran with a concerning injury history is not the answer. The Oakland Raiders desperately needed an inside linebacker before the first wave of free agency and ...
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49ers NaVorro Bowman describes family role in injury recovery

FanRag Sports (blog) - 05 Jun 2017
San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman emerged as one of the truly elite players at his position as the Niners were built into a perennial Super Bowl contender earlier this decade. Unfortunately, injuries have largely derailed his otherwise ...
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Grant Cohn joins KNBR to discuss NaVorro Bowman's future

49ers Webzone (blog) - 08 Jun 2017
In May, there was a report from former NFL executive and media analyst Mike Lombardi that the 49ers were quietly shopping Bowman to other teams. The 49ers quickly shot down that report. Of course, Lombardi stood by his statement even after the 49ers ...
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Who is the 49ers leading MVP candidate in 2017?

Niners Nation - 19 Jun 2017
Hyde will be a front-runner, as will NaVorro Bowman in his return from the Achilles injury. It's more fun though to consider some of the sleepers. On defense, DeForest Buckner, Arik Armstead, Jimmie Ward, and Rashard Robinson all strike me as potential ...
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Former All-Pro says he won't lose spot on field to Reuben Foster - 24 May 2017
Three-time All-Pro NaVorro Bowman is returning after being limited to four games last season because of an Achilles tendon injury. In March, the 49ers signed free-agent linebacker Malcolm Smith to five-year, $26.5 million contract that included $11.5 ...
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San Francisco 49ers: Linebackers showing early promise in coverage

NFL Spin Zone - 20 Jun 2017
There are doubts over NaVorro Bowman and Malcolm Smith's play in coverage, but both have impressed for the San Francisco 49ers in OTAs and minicamp. The San Francisco 49ers' front seven has the talent to become one of the better units in the league, ...
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Reuben Foster's grades match eye test

Niners Wire - 22 Jun 2017
49ers first-time general manager John Lynch made headlines when he landed two of the top three players on his board in Round 1 of the NFL draft. After selecting Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas third-overall, Lynch traded up three spots back ...

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