Don't overlook NaVorro Bowman

Unsung 49ers LB deserves recognition, demands opponents' attention

Originally Published: October 3, 2013
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

As bad as life has been for the San Francisco 49ers lately -- with mounting injuries, an absent superstar and a disappointing 2-2 start -- they have had some positive news. The most noteworthy is the play of inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman. He has been overshadowed at times and overlooked far too often because of San Francisco's star power on defense. But as the 49ers work through their issues, he's quickly changing the debate about who the best linebacker in football really is.

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