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NaVorro Bowman injury: All you need to know about 49ers LB's ACL, MCL tears, surgery and recovery

The 49ers suffered a pair of brutal injuries in the NFC Championship game. NaVorro Bowman and Mike Iupati are both going to need some time to heal. We break down what it means. New to Niners Nation? Sign up here and join the discussion!

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Dr. Harbaugh provides brief medical update

Jim Harbaugh had his first training camp media session, and he was able to provide an update on some of the medical issues the 49ers face.

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49ers place NaVorro Bowman on PUP list

The San Francisco 49ers officially placed NaVorro Bowman on the PUP list to start training camp. We break down the timeline moving forward.

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Willis, Bowman and "Jack", "Mike" LB positions

As Patrick Willis indicated, there are slight differences between the 49ers' ILB positions. We'll do our best to explain them.

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Baalke talks Iupati, Bowman recovery

49ers GM Trent Baalke discussed the recovery timelines for linebacker NaVorro Bowman and guard Mike Iupati.

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Bowman takes over ESPN for the day

NaVorro Bowman was on ESPN and ESPN.com over the course of Thursday. He talked about his rehab, the loss to the Seahawks and more.

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Bowman feels he is ahead of schedule in his rehab

San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman had a chance to discuss his rehab, and where he is at in his return. We break down the comments.

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Harbaugh: Mid-season return realistic for Bowman

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh provided an update on NaVorro Bowman's potential return. We break down the timeline and what it means.

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We've got video of Bowman's rehab

The early phases of post-operative rehabilitation are a huge factor in determining how well people recover from surgery. We hear of professional athletes absolutely dominating their post-operative rehabilitation, so it's time to take a look at what Bowman is facing in this early stage.

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Medical prognosis for Bowman: Excellent

49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman tore his ACL in the NFC Championship Game, and suffered additional damage to his MCL. We look at why Bowman's surgery was delayed and why there is an excellent prognosis of full recovery.

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NaVorro Bowman headed in for surgery

49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman appears to be headed into surgery today to repair his torn ACL. We break down what it all means.

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Salary cap implications of Bowman injury

The 49ers could potentially be without NaVorro Bowman at the start of the 2014 season. We break down the salary cap implications of his potential absence, and what it means for Michael Wilhoite.

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Willis and Bowman

I take a look at a couple of quotations by Patrick Willis, then get all homerist.

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Harbaugh updates injury status for several players

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh met with the media and broke down the latest injury news for the team as they head into the offseason. New to Niners Nation? Sign up here and join the discussion!

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