The San Francisco 49ers have joined the likes of the Buffalo Payments and Washington Commanders in seeing a prime defensive participant’s damage standing come into query within the early levels of coaching camp. Buffalo’s one-time Professional Bowl security Micah Hyde suffered a hip damage on Friday, whereas Washington’s former Defensive Rookie of the 12 months Chase Younger was already dominated out for Week 1 of the common season as he recovers from a torn ACL.
For the Niners, it is 2015 first-round choose Arik Armstead.
The defensive finish completed final season third on the workforce in sacks (6.0) and assisted tackles (34), whereas tying for third in quarterback hits with 11. Armstead added 9 tackles, 5 quarterback hits and three.0 sacks over San Francisco’s three playoff video games as properly.
In Armstead’s absence, the Niners nonetheless have two-time Professional Bowl on the different defensive finish place.