Anthony Davis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Anthony Davis won’t play Sunday because of concussion

    San Francisco Chronicle "Niners backup right tackle Anthony Davis has been ruled out for Sunday’s game at Carolina because of a concussion he sustained in Thursday’s practice. Davis did not report his concussion until after practice, which is why he was not listed on the injury report until today, the team..." September 17

  • 49ers Anthony Davis pondering retirement again, this time just shy of season opener

    San Jose Mercury News "Offensive lineman Anthony Davis might be retiring again, only two days before he was to start at right guard in the 49ers season opener Monday night, multiple sources told this newspaper. A team spokesman would not confirm Davis’ intentions. The 49ers’ practice report Saturday states that Davis..." September 11

  • 49ers' Davis returns to practice, likely available for Week 1

    San Francisco Chronicle "Right guard Anthony Davis returned to practice this morning after a one-day absence and he will likely be available for the season opener on Monday night against the Rams, a league source said. Davis, 26, was mulling retiring again after he left the NFL for the 2015 season to let his “brain and..." September 11

  • Anthony Davis does not plan to retire

    Pro Football Talk "Despite a report that 49ers offensive lineman Anthony Davis was thinking of retiring, we’re told that is not in the plans for Davis. A league source tells PFT that Davis does not plan to retire. Davis is, however, listed as questionable for the 49ers’ opener on Monday night against the Rams,..." September 11

  • 49ers' Davis makes debut at right guard vs Packers

    CSN Bay Area "Anthony Davis made the start at right guard for the 49ers on Friday night against the Green Bay Packers. Davis was moved to right guard after making his first 71 regular-season starts of his career at right tackle. But after returning from a one-year hiatus, Davis competed against Trent Brown..." August 27

  • 49ers G.M. says uncertainty about Anthony Davis changed draft plans

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers proceeded during the offseason without any guarantees that right tackle Anthony Davis would come back after a one-year hiatus. General manager Trent Baalke on Wednesday said the uncertainty was taken into account with some of the decisions the team made in the draft. “We went into..." August 18

  • Anthony Davis reports to camp days after reinstatement request

    ESPN "Five days after requesting his reinstatement to the NFL, San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Anthony Davis has reported to training camp, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Saturday. Davis tweeted Monday morning that he had filed his letter requesting reinstatement to the..." July 30

  • Retired RT Anthony Davis applies for reinstatement "Anthony Davis is officially ready to make his return to the field. After announcing his temporary retirement last June, the 49ers offensive tackle tweeted Monday that he has sent in the necessary paper work to rejoin the NFL:" July 25

  • 49ers' Anthony Davis reaffirms stance: 'I will play ball'

    CSN Bay Area "Those around the 49ers believe if Anthony Davis were serious about attempting an NFL comeback this season, he would have filed for reinstatement off the reserve/retired list long ago. But the 49ers’ official nine-week offseason program concluded Thursday without any hint of Davis, who started..." June 12

  • Anthony Davis burns bridges with 49ers in Twitter rant

    Fox Sports "Anthony Davis, the San Francisco 49ers' starting right tackle since 2010, abruptly retired before last season citing health concerns. Now he apparently wants to be back in the NFL, but clearly not with the Niners. Davis basically burned bridges with his old team on Twitter Wednesday, calling..." April 28

  • Anthony Davis: Trent Baalke says trade rumor is ‘false reporting’

    Sportsnaut "The rocky and strange relationship between Anthony Davis, the San Francisco 49ers and general manager Trent Baalke continued down a weird path Monday. Peter King of MMQB reported in his weekly column that the 49ers had put Davis and fellow Niner Antoine Bethea on the trade block. However, Davis..." April 12

  • Will Niners trade Anthony Davis, Antoine Bethea? "Among the blind draft items in Peter King's latest Monday Morning Quarterback column was this nugget on the San Francisco 49ers: "They want to trade Anthony Davis and Antoine Bethea." At first read, this is the kind of rumor that could send the Chip Kelly era sliding downhill before it really..." April 11

  • 49ers GM Trent Baalke giving Anthony Davis 'a headache'

    Sportsnaut "San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis isn’t happy with general manager Trent Baalke right now, or so it appears. After sitting out the entire 2015 NFL season to get himself right — both in mind and in body — Davis has been making noise on social media about playing again in 2016..." April 01

  • Anthony Davis confirms reinstatement plans for later this year

    The Score "Retired San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis confirmed earlier reports he will be filing for reinstatement later this offseason via his Twitter account Friday." April 01