After confirming reports that Arik Armstead would require surgery for a broken hand, the 49ers have placed the defensive lineman on injured reserve.
The 49ers released their official 53-man-roster Saturday after the team announced 35 moves over the past two days.
Recovering from his second major injury has come with uncertainty looming over NaVorro Bowman.
For the third time in franchise history, the San Francisco 49ers entered Thursday’s NFL Draft with the No. 2 overall pick.
Blocking a pass rush, and asserting the 49ers pass rush, are two facets the team hopes to work out at training camp.
The San Francisco 49ers have lost their most consistent contributor in the pass rush, outside linebacker Aaron Lynch, for the first four games of the 2016 season due to a violation of the NFL’s Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.
After being exposed in Saturday night’s loss against the Houston Texans, the San Francisco 49ers linebacker core is expected to receive some significant reinforcements this …
Tuesday was the first padded practice for the 49ers, and starting inside linebacker NaVarro Bowman was nowhere to be seen on the field.