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Tagged: Elijah Mitchell (4 Results)

Factoid: Here we go again?

When the 49ers used their sixth-round pick on Elijah Mitchell, I jokingly suggested that we should all be keeping an eye on him. Kyle Shanahan’s track record with lightly regarded running backs, after all, is pretty stellar. With the first week of the season in the books, this is now looking a lot more possible.  more »



49ers RB Mostert suffers knee injury vs. Lions, Mitchell next man up

Oft-injured San Francisco running back RAHEEM MOSTERT suffered a knee injury and left Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions after just two carries. Tests are scheduled for today but the teamMore reportedly is not worried about the injury being an ACL, so some preliminary good news for the 49ers and Mostert’s fantasy owners. Rookie running back ELIJAH MITCHELL took over for Mostert and promptly rushed for 104 yards and a touchdown. Less



49ers RB Wilson Jr. out after knee surgery

After an injury-plagued 2020 season, the San Francisco 49ers are off to a rough start for 2021. 49ers running back JEFF WILSON JR. underwent surgery this week on a torn meniscusMore that will sideline him for four-to-six months. Given the timetable, Wilson is likely to miss the first couple weeks of the regular season and could be a candidate to begin the year on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list. While RAHEEM MOSTERT is expected to be the starting running back, Wilson Jr. is expected to provide depth along with newcomer WAYNE GALLMAN and rookies TREY SERMON and ELIJAH MITCHELL. Less

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Around the NFL: Jeff Wilson

We've talked a little bit about San Francisco's backfield this offseason. It's a crowded one, bringing back Raheem Mostert and Jeff Wilson, signing Wayne Gallman, and then drafting Trey Sermon (3rd) and Elijah Mitchell (6th). It's a little less crowded today.   more »


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