David Reginek-USA TODAY Sports

David Reginek-USA TODAY Sports


49ers-Lions: Raheem Mostert ruled out with knee injury; Dre Greenlaw questionable to return

Sep 12, 2021 at 10:48 AM--


The San Francisco 49ers announced that running back Raheem Mostert is questionable to return to the game against the Detroit Lions due to a knee injury. The running back was in the game for the team's first two drives, including a scoring drive, but did not return for the third.

The 49ers and Lions are currently tied 7-7 at Ford Field.

Mostert has two carries for 20 rushing yards. Rookie Elijah Mitchell replaced Mostert at the start of the third drive. The team's other rookie running back, Trey Sermon, is healthy but inactive.



Update: Raheem Mostert was downgraded and ruled out for the remainder of the game. The 49ers also announced that linebacker Dre Greenlaw, who had a pick-six off Lions quarterback Jared Goff in the first half, is questionable to return with a groin injury.

Related News


Nobody's perfect. Did you find a mistake in this article? Report it.





More San Francisco 49ers News



49ers' Dre Greenlaw fined $5,169 for unsportsmanlike conduct during pick-6 vs. Lions

By David Bonilla
Sep 18

Injured San Francisco 49ers linebacker Dre Greenlaw has been fined $5,169 for unsportsmanlike conduct during his pick-six of Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff during Week 1, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. As the NFL insider notes, that was a brutal play for the 49ers linebacker. Not only was he fined, but he re-tweaked a groin injury that he had been dealing with for weeks. Greenlaw underwent core-muscle surgery this week and is expected to be out for four to six weeks. Rapoport reports that the procedure was a successful one. Quite a pick-6 for



John Lynch: 49ers LB Dre Greenlaw has been 'battling through' injury for a couple of weeks

By David Bonilla
Sep 16

San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch joined KNBR's Tolbert, Krueger & Brooks show this afternoon and provided some updates on Dre Greenlaw. Earlier today, Matt Barrows of The Athletic reported that the linebacker would undergo surgery and miss a good chunk of time. The 49ers general manager confirmed the report. "So, he is going to have surgery," Lynch said. "They got a couple of opinions on the groin. It's a core muscle injury that Dre's been dealing with here for the last couple of weeks, and he did a great job kind of battling through it. [He] had a big impact on the game against Detroit. "It was actually on the pick-six [off



49ers LB Dre Greenlaw undergoing surgery, will miss time

By David Bonilla
Sep 16

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Dre Greenlaw will undergo a procedure to repair a groin injury, per Matt Barrows of The Athletic. It is not expected to end his season but the defender will obviously miss some time. While Barrows initially reported that timeline to be about four to six weeks, NFL insider Ian Rapoport reports it to be six to eight weeks. LB Dre Greenlaw is having a procedure to repair a groin injury, according to multiple sources. It is not believed to be season ending.— Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows)



Kyle Shanahan hoping 49ers' Dre Greenlaw returns 'sooner than later,' confident in Azeez Al-Shaair

By David Bonilla
Sep 17

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan joined KNBR's Murph & Mac show this morning and shared an update on his injured star linebacker. Dre Greenlaw will undergo what has been described as core muscle surgery and will miss some time after playing in Week 1 against the Detroit Lions. "Dre, I think it's his oblique, is what you would call it," Shanahan said. "That's been bothering him for a little bit. It's something that sometimes gets better the more you rest it. That's why we've been careful with him in practice and everything. But as you do that, as we've been doing for a few weeks, and it's still getting worse, that means you know it's not going to heal up. "So we finally had to make that decision yesterday, which was a tough decision


Featured

Trending News

Share 49ersWebzone