Pro Football weekly

San Francisco 49ers


NaVorro Bowman

NaVorro Bowman - #53 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 242 lbs.
Birthday 05/28/1988
Birthplace Suitland, MD
College Penn State
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 3rd round, 27th pick by 49ers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
143 1 1

49ers' Leavitt makes best of second coaching chance

Posted Jan. 31, 2013 @ 9:05 a.m. ET
49ers LB coach Jim Leavitt isn't letting the fallout of South Florida define his career.

Super Bowl matchup: Ray Rice vs. 49ers ILBs

Posted Jan. 29, 2013 @ 2:21 p.m. ET
Ray Rice has been the forgotten man during the Ravens’ playoff run, but he has the skills to be a big factor in Super Bowl XLVII.

Key matchup: Patriots running game vs. 49ers run defense

Posted Dec. 14, 2012 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
We know the 49ers like to run the ball, but the Patriots have more carries than the Niners, and the run game has been crucial to their success.

49ers ink LB Bowman to five-year extension

Posted Nov. 27, 2012 @ 4:06 p.m. ET
The 49ers announced Tuesday that they signed LB NaVorro Bowman to a five-year extension through 2018.

49ers declare war on NFC

Posted Sept. 12, 2012 @ 10:30 a.m. ET
Tom Danyluk says the 49ers showed whose boss in the NFC, punching out a Green Bay team that’s out of balance.

ILB duo provides rare value for 49ers 'D'

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
There's more than meets the eye behind the double-barrel success of 49ers star ILBs Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman.

It's all quiet on the 49ers' contract front, for now

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 3:38 p.m. ET
The 49ers' contract concerns appear minimal at present, but it could be a very different story not too far down the road.

Niners' rookie crop providing substantial impact

Posted Oct. 21, 2011 @ 3:47 a.m. ET
Inside sources agree that the Niners' rookie crop, led by OLB Aldon Smith, deserves considerable credit for the team's stunning success this season.

Niners grinding out wins with super ground game

Posted Oct. 17, 2011 @ 10:15 p.m. ET
Coming off their third straight comeback win in hostile territory, the Niners can trace their early success to handling the run well on both sides of the ball.

Bowman outperforming star LB Willis for Niners

Posted Sept. 30, 2011 @ 2:05 p.m. ET
Second-year pro NaVorro Bowman is exceeding expectations for the Niners as the new starting inside linebacker alongside Patrick Willis.

Draft Dose: Linebacker U.

Posted Feb. 21, 2011 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
Over the years, Penn State has developed a reputation for being "Linebacker U." We look back at some of the recent 'backers who continue to uphold the school's tradition.

Singletary too reliant on struggling rookies

Posted Oct. 31, 2010 @ 3:32 a.m. ET
One criticism of 49ers head coach Mike Singletary, according to NFC West Whispers, is that he depends too much on some of his rookies, who may not be able to do their jobs as well as some veterans on the ...

Niners sign rookies Davis, Mays, Bowman

Posted July 30, 2010 @ 12:49 p.m. ET
The 49ers announced Friday that they have signed first-round OT Anthony Davis to a five-year contract and second-round S Taylor Mays and third-round LB Navorro Bowman to four-year deals.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Nov. 27, 2012
On Tuesday, Bowman reached agreement on a five-year contract extension through the 2018 season - a deal worth $45.25 million, with $25.5 million in guaranteed money.||||||| With Bowman's new deal, it keeps one of the best and most-feared linebacking tandems in the NFL together for the long haul - as Patrick Willis is signed through 2016.

ABOUT TRUST ONLINE