NaVorro Bowman

San Francisco 49ers v Arizona Cardinals

San Francisco 49ers Activate Glenn Dorsey; NaVorro Bowman Could Be Back To Practice This Week

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) – 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 […]

11/17/2014

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Good News Just Keeps On Coming — While No Dates Set, 49ers Eye Return Of 3 Key Players

First up for the 49ers after their bye is the St. Louis Rams. After beating them less than a month ago, San Francisco should have no problems doing it again in front of their own home crowd.

10/29/2014

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 19:  Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers walks in the tunnel with teammates as he prepares to face the Denver Broncos in a game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

All Signs Point To A Strong 49er Finish

For the 49ers to make the playoffs they will need a strong finish to the regular season. With the return of some key players and a favorable schedule, the 49ers are poised for a strong finish.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/27/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - AUGUST 24: Line backer Chris Borland #50 of the San Francisco 49ers makes a tackle against the San Diego Chargers during the third quarter of the preseason game at Levi's Stadium on August 24, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

49ers Hope Chris Borland Can Fill Void Sunday Night

Few 49er fans know the name Chris Borland. This will change Sunday Night as he will be asked to fill in for Patrick WIllis and help contain the Denver Broncos offense.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/16/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19:  Linebacker NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers is carted off the field in the fourth quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

49ers Ready To Fill Big Void For Injured Bowman

Patrick Willis hollered at pal NaVorro Bowman a few days back to keep him in the mix, even if the star linebacker was a bystander as his teammates endured their Day 1 conditioning tests. Willis […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/28/2014

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49ers LB Bowman Has Torn ACL, MCL

NaVorro Bowman tore the anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee when he went down during Sunday’s NFC championship loss at Seattle, a person with direct knowledge of the injury said Monday. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/21/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks gets caught by linebackers Patrick Willis #52 and NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers after a gain of six yards early in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat Seattle

When the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.

01/14/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 29: Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals is tackled by free safety Eric Reid #35 of the San Francisco 49ers after a reception during the fourth quarter of the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The 49ers defeated the Cardinals 23-20. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

49ers Defense Holds Off Arizona Cardinals In Season Finale

In their final game of the regular season, the 49ers beat a Cardinal team that was playing for their playoff lives. In a game that they had to win, Arizona put up a valiant effort, but could not beat a San Francisco team that enter the playoffs on a 6 game winning streak.

12/30/2013

AN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 23: A fan holds a sign during a game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Atlanta Falcons at Candlestick Park on December 23, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

49ers Close The Book On Candlestick With Magical Night; NaVorro Bowman Never To Be Forgotten

The last game played at Candlestick Park lived up to expectations. The contest had it all, and was an exciting, memorable end to a stadium that has treated fans to countless thrilling moments in the past. The game produced a finish and player that will never be forgotten in San Francisco.

12/26/2013

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 23: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers goes down after being tackled by linebacker Stephen Nicholas #54 of the Atlanta Falcons during a game at Candlestick Park on December 23, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Offense Wakes Up Just In Time, 49ers Clinch Playoff Spot With Dramatic Win Over Falcons

The underdog Atlanta Falcons gave San Francisco all they wanted Monday Night, but could not pull off the upset. In the final game played at Candlestick Park the 49ers sent off the stadium in style with a dramatic, playoff clinching win.

12/24/2013

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 27: #16 Denard Robinson of the Jacksonville Jaguars is challenged by #22 Carlos Rogers of the San Francisco 49ers and #53 NaVorro Bowman of the San Francisco 49ers during the NFL International Series game between San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium on October 27, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

49ers First Half Co-MVPs: NaVorro Bowman, Eric Reid

San Francisco has hit the midway point in their season and with a 6-2 record, they have to be happy with the overall play of the team. They have gotten a positive contribution from just about every member of the roster, and the only real gripes have to be a questionable offensive game plan to start the season and a free agent pick up that has not lived up to expectations.

11/01/2013

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers tackles wide receiver Greg Jennings #85 of the Green Bay Packers after a catch during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Candlestick Park on January 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

On Sunday, NaVorro Bowman And Patrick Willis Will Be Asked To Do The (Almost) Impossible

There are a lot of things that will be needed to slow down the Atlanta Falcons offense in the NFC Championship Game. The 49er secondary will have their hands full chasing Roddy White and Julio Jones around, but the key match-up is going to be NaVorro Bowman and Patrick Willis vs. Tony Gonzalez. There is no doubt that Gonzalez is the greatest ever at the tight end position, but this is a match up that San Francisco can win.

01/17/2013

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