Category Archives: Injury updates

Back from Buffalo

OK, you can go on about your day. I’m back home from the weekend excursion to blustery Buffalo.

Manusky says 3-4 defense is the team’s best fit

Niners defensive coordinator Greg Manusky has made some changes since the big switch. Whereas before he was up in the booth on game days, now he is calling plays from the sideline. This gives Manusky the ability to communicate freely with is players between series, he said.

Would 49ers be in good hands with Ziggy?

The 49ers could be playing in some extreme weather on Sunday in Buffalo. And they might not have an experienced player back returning punts.

Niners on Gore: It’s just a strain

UPDATE (5:17 p.m.): Frank Gore just entered the press trailer with a 49ers PR representative. Gore told reporters he jammed his neck while making a block in Monday’s game, and he is convinced he did not sustain a concussion. Although Gore said he still felt soreness at the back of his neck, his headache has […]

Injury update

Running back Frank Gore did not practice today with what the club is saying is a neck injury. Gore said a couple hours ago that he still has a headache from a concussion he sustained Monday night.

Morgan is out of action

Rookie receiver Josh Morgan has been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Rams with a groin strain.

Battle ruled out of action for Monday

Third receiver Arnaz Battle, the 49ers’ leading pass-catcher among team’s wideouts, will miss Monday night’s game with a foot sprain, coach Mike Singletary just announced.

Hypothetical injury report for Monday’s game

The 49ers did not practice today. Neither did the Arizona Cardinals. Still, they had to follow NFL rules and submit an injury report for Monday’s game. * * * UPDATE: Lowell Cohn changed his mind and decided to post the transcript of his interview with Jed York. You can read it all right here. Enjoy. […]

Alex Smith gets ‘scoped

Quarterback Alex Smith, who is out for the season with his shoulder injury, underwent a “relatively minor procedure” late last week, a team spokesman said.

Friday afternoon 49ers-Eagles updates

News out of Philly is that the Eagles will be without running back Brian Westbrook, receiver Reggie Brown and guard Shawn Andrews.