Sport 49ers' Josh Norman spends night in hospital after suffering bruised lungs, spitting up blood, per report
49ers RB Raheem Mostert out eight weeks, CB Jason Verrett done for season
The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Detroit Lions in Sunday's regular-season opener but suffered a pair of losses in the process. © David Reginek-USA TODAY Sports San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert (31) According to ESPN, San Francisco head coach Kyle Shanahan told reporters Monday that running back Raheem Mostert is going on injured reserve and is expected to be sidelined eight weeks with chipped cartilage in his knee. A player on IR is eligible to return after missing a minimum of three games, but that clearly won't be an option for Mostert this time around.
cornerback reportedly spent Sunday night in the hospital after the Niners fell to the , 30-28. , Norman was spitting up blood after sustaining a chest injury in the first half, but all tests came back "OK." reports that Norman was diagnosed with bruised lungs.
Norman recorded just one tackle on Sunday night, but it was a big one. He stopped Packers running backfrom moving the chains on a third-and-4, and forced a fumble which went out of bounds. ESPN reports Norman headed to the blue medical tent moments after this play.
49ers RB Raheem Mostert to undergo season-ending knee surgery
The 49ers were dealt another serious injury, as starting running back Raheem Mostert will miss the rest of the season due to a knee injury.Starting running back Raheem Mostert announced Tuesday he would undergo season-ending knee surgery.
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Werder reports that Norman was still in the hospital on Monday morning, "receiving diagnosis and treatment." It's unknown if Norman will miss time due to this injury, but he is not the only 49ers corner who is dealing with an ailment.
Norman signed with the 49ers just before the regular season started, and was slated as a third-teamer on the. He has started in both games he has played, however, due to injuries at the position. tore his ACL in Week 1 and suffered a knee injury that held him out of San Francisco's first two games. While he returned to the lineup on Sunday night, injured his calf against the Packers and missed some snaps with a shoulder injury, but was able to return.
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