Before Injuries, Lattimore's Feats Were Stuff of Legend

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Before Injuries, Lattimore's Feats Were Stuff of Legend
Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports

The fact that many believe Marcus Lattimore still has a bright NFL future says plenty about his past. Most college running backs begin looking for 9-to-5 jobs after tearing four knee ligaments in a span of 12 months, as Lattimore did at South Carolina. His last injury, of course, involved three torn ligaments, a dislocated knee and, possibly, a 22-month break from tackle football: The 49ers may give Lattimore a “redshirt” rookie season to fully recover from the horrific injury he sustained against Tennessee in late October.

Load More Stories

Follow San Francisco 49ers from B/R on Facebook

Follow San Francisco 49ers from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

San Francisco 49ers

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.