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!
49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman is expected to return to practice this coming week. That will open his 21-day practice, during which time the 49ers can figure out if he is ready to start playing this season.
49ers DC Vic Fangio was on the radio on Tuesday, where he discussed NaVorro Bowman's timeline to return from his knee injury, and Aldon Smith's fitness level. He had plenty more to talk about as well, and we've got a transcript.