- NaVorro Bowman's first game back from injury memorable Updated: Aug-24-15 6:39 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - Jim Tomsula has said it over and over again: He reserves the right to back off NaVorro Bowman if he senses the star middle linebacker might need a break.
- At 40, Phil Dawson enjoys role as mentor to rookie punter Updated: Aug-11-15 10:17 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - One's the oldest on the team by a long shot at 40 and entering his 17th NFL season. The other is a poised rookie and the 49ers' youngest player who just turned 21 in June.