NaVorro Bowman RUMORS & NEWS

  • 49ers' NaVorro Bowman: I'm NFL's best linebacker when healthy

    ESPN "NaVorro Bowman is healthy entering the 2017 season, but he says the major injuries he has suffered in recent seasons are preventing him from getting the respect he deserves. A knee injury kept the San Francisco 49ers' star linebacker out for the entire 2014 season and an Achilles injury ended..." September 05

  • Even as most accomplished 49er, NaVorro Bowman is 'starting from scratch'

    ESPN "As San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman edges closer to his eighth NFL season, there isn't much he hasn't accomplished in the NFL. At least not from a personal standpoint. Bowman's resume through his first seven seasons includes three trips to the Pro Bowl, four first-team All-Pro nods..." August 22

  • 49ers may cut NaVorro Bowman

    Larry Brown Sports "The San Francisco 49ers may end up cutting NaVorro Bowman. And if they followed the advice of one reporter, the linebacker would be cut before you can finish reading this. The Santa Rosa Press Democrat’s Grant Cohn wrote a column Friday in which he explained why Bowman should be released by the..." June 03

  • 49ers' NaVorro Bowman used to have to urge Kevin Durant to shoot in middle school

    CBS Sports "San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman has always seen the best in his teammates, a trait that apparently dates all the way back to middle school. At Drew Freeman Middle School in Maryland, Bowman played with a lanky player named Kevin Durant. Already measuring over 6 feet tall, Durant..." June 01

  • Bowman unfazed about competition, guarantees he’ll start for 49ers

    Sacramento Bee "NaVorro Bowman’s offseason has included a rehabilitation from yet another major injury, watching the 49ers sign one inside linebacker to a big-money deal and draft another in the first round and, most recently, a rumor that he’s on the trade block. His reaction: barely a yawn. The veteran..." May 24

  • NaVorro Bowman trade rumors shut down by 49ers' John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan

    Sporting News "NaVorro Bowman's future with the 49ers, considering the injuries that have forced the star linebacker off the field in two of the last three seasons, became questionable when San Francisco went through an organizational overhaul with this year's hiring of general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle..." May 11

  • 49ers ILB Bowman available for trade

    Rotoworld "The Ringer's Mike Lombardi reports the 49ers have "made it known" ILB Navorro Bowman is available for trade. He may be "available," but no team is going to trade for Bowman's contract. He signed a seven-year, $77 million deal last August and promptly tore his Achilles' in November. The 49ers..." May 11

  • 49ers GM John Lynch not sweating Reuben Foster, NaVorro Bowman situations

    Sporting News "John Lynch has heard all the chatter about Reuben Foster’s health and NaVorro Bowman’s role with the 2017 San Francisco 49ers. And the team’s new general manager isn’t sweating it about either linebacker. Lynch told co-host Mark Dominik and me Tuesday on SiriusXM NFL Radio that he..." May 09