Marcus Lattimore RUMORS & NEWS

  • Marcus Lattimore to Retire

    NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers announced Wednesday that RB Marcus Lattimore has informed the team he intends to retire. “This was a very difficult decision for Marcus and it was clear after speaking with him that he had put a lot of thought into it,” said 49ers general manager Trent Baalke. “He is a..." November 05

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    49ers RB Marcus Lattimore, SF's 4th round pick in 2013 draft, is retiring due to knee problems, per @caplannfl.

  • Source: Lattimore deciding whether to continue comeback

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Marcus Lattimore is taking some time to contemplate his football future, a source told CSNBayArea.com. Lattimore, who returned to practice on Wednesday and Thursday two years after sustaining a severe knee injury in college, was not with the team on the sideline for Sunday’s 13-10..." November 03

  • 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore returns to practice

    San Francisco Gate "Throughout his entire two-year ordeal recovering from a severe knee dislocation, 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore has been nothing if not boldly honest. Lattimore practiced for the first time since the end of last season on Wednesday, which also coincided with his 23rd birthday. “I am..." October 30

  • Lattimore's long road nears promising landmark with 49ers

    CSN Bay Area "Marcus Lattimore sat in front of his locker stall at Levi’s Stadium, packing for the team’s trip to Denver on Friday. As he spoke about his immediate future, Lattimore’s demeanor was even more positive than usual. “As you know, it’s been a long road,” he told CSNBayArea.com. When the..." October 22

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    Matt Barrows @mattbarrows

    RB Marcus Lattimore said he expects to start season on NFI just like last year. Hope is he'll be activated after first six weeks. #49ers

  • Lattimore more explosive; undrafted rookie stands out

    Sacramento Bee "The 49ers just wrapped up Day 1 of their mandatory minicamp, and while everyone on the team (not named Vernon Davis and Alex Boone) was on hand, there were a number of players who didn't practice. Long-time veterans Justin Smith and Frank Gore, for example, continued their OTA habit of working out..." June 18

  • Marcus Lattimore Update: Ready for RB Competition

    NFL.com "San Francisco 49ers second-year running back Marcus Lattimore is ready to take off the redshirt. The 2013 fourth-round NFL Draft pick did not see the field in his rookie season but that could soon change in a few months. The 5-foot-11, 221-pound runner, who suffered two major knee injuries..." May 16

  • 49ers' back won't let shredded knee halt NFL dream

    San Jose Mercury News "Marcus Lattimore surrendered on the spot. He took one look at his knee -- his wretched, distorted mess of a knee -- and kissed his NFL dreams goodbye. "I just knew football was over with at that point," he said, "so I had to find something else to do with my life." Spoiler alert: Lattimore..." May 05

  • Lattimore: 'I know I still got it'

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Marcus Lattimore on Friday went through his final 49ers practice of his rookie season. After three weeks of practices, Lattimore said his confidence received a major boost from how he felt on the field and what he saw of himself on film. Lattimore, who remains on the non-football..." December 07

  • 'I'm hitting it': Marcus Lattimore not holding back in 49ers practice

    Sacramento Bee "Rookie Marcus Lattimore said his surgically repaired knee has held up perfectly as he's gone through his first 49ers practices this month. Lattimore said he usually takes about 15 snaps with the scout team during a practice and gets perhaps two or three with the 49ers offense. He said he's been..." November 30

  • Welcome aboard: rookies Marcus Lattimore, Luke Marquardt allowed to practice

    Sacramento Bee "As expected, the 49ers today triggered a three-week window for rookie running back Marcus Lattimore to begin practicing with the team. They did the same for undrafted offensive tackle Luke Marquardt, who had been recovering from a broken foot and who, like Lattimore, has yet to practice with his..." November 19

  • Running back Marcus Lattimore looking forward to practicing with 49ers

    Sacramento Bee "Marcus Lattimore’s 49ers debut is still months away, but the rookie running back at least will get a chance to practice with his teammates this season. Jim Harbaugh confirmed Friday that Lattimore, a fourth-round pick who has been on the non-football injury list, will begin a 21-day period next..." November 16

  • Marcus Lattimore could be cleared to practice in next few weeks

    CBSSports.com "A year after running back Marcus Lattimore suffered a gruesome knee injury that dropped his NFL draft stock and has kept him off the field ever since, it sounds as if he's getting closer to practicing once again. That's what he told The State this week, even though he admitted he doesn't know..." October 27

  • 49ers Lattimore patiently pedals on in rehab

    Sacramento Bee "Asked if he's always been a patient person if a mellow gene had been passed down by his parents Marcus Lattimore laughed. No it's quite the opposite the 49ers running back said this week. Patience was very much an acquired trait. And it didn't come easily. "It's something where I had to..." October 18

  • Marcus Lattimore: I probably won't do 49ers camp

    NFL.com "Marcus Lattimore wants to play, but the San Francisco 49ers have taken a decidedly patient approach with the rookie running back's return to the field. Coming off the ghastly knee injury he suffered last October, the former South Carolina star is running again, but he told NFL.com's Jeff..." June 29