Navorro Bowman


SANTA CLARA –- Linebacker NaVorro Bowman earned his way to become a first-team All-Pro performer in three consecutive seasons before the knee injury that wiped out his entire 2014 season.


SANTA CLARA -- Coach Jim Tomsula said he feels good about the inside linebackers on the 49ers' roster and suggested there’s no immediate plan to sign veteran free-agent Lance Briggs.


SANTA CLARA – He is certainly not all the way back to 100 percent, but 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman is back on the practice field this week for the first time in more than a year.


Three-time All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman returned to the practice field Tuesday for the first time since sustaining a devastating knee injury in the NFC Championship game 15 months ago.


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