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49ers 8/23 practice: Kwon Alexander, defense impress; Three players leave with injuries; Nick Bosa, Richard Sherman sit out

Aug 23, 2020 at 12:37 PM--


The San Francisco 49ers on Sunday held their eighth practice of training camp. Below are some practice notes from various media sources.

Players have Monday off.



Three players left practice early due to injuries — wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk, defensive end Dee Ford, and offensive lineman Ross Reynolds.

Reynolds was playing at center at the time and ended up being carted off the field. The other two were able to remain on the sidelines and observe the remainder of the practice.

"Hopefully, it's not as bad as it looked," said right tackle Mike McGlinchey after practice.

We await official updates from the 49ers.



Tight end Jordan Reed was out on the practice field with his new teammates but then left after some stretching. The 49ers continue to ease him back after the veteran missed all of last season due to symptoms of a concussion. (The Athletic)


Defensive end Nick Bosa received another "maintenance day." Tight end Ross Dwelley (foot) also did not practice. (KNBR)


Cornerback Richard Sherman did weight work on the side during practice. (San Francisco Chronicle)

Linebacker Kwon Alexander had a PBU in coverage against Kendrick Bourne in a practice that was dominated by the defense. Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo threw the pass. (NBC Sports Bay Area)

"Tremendous set to end practice for Kwon Alexander - backfield stop, tackle on a run, another run tackle around the LOS and then a deep PBU vs. Kendrick Bourne," wrote Jake Hutchinson. (KNBR)

Linebacker Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles had a pick-six off a pass intended for wide receiver J.J. Nelson from quarterback Nick Mullens. (NBC Sports Bay Area)

Rookie tight end Charlie Woerner hauled in three passes from Garoppolo during 11-on-11 drills. (NBC Sports Bay Area)

"Jimmy Garoppolo appeared to have Kendrick Bourne open on deep corner. But great coverage from Ahkello Witherspoon and Jimmie Ward, ranging from deep middle, to break it up," wrote Matt Maiocco. (NBC Sports Bay Area)

Garoppolo overthrew a wide-open Jerick McKinnon deep down the right sideline. The running back dove to try and haul in the pass. (KNBR, NBC Sports Bay Area)





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