SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS

49ers Arik Armstead expected to miss practice Wednesday with foot issue

Nov 29, 2023, 12:40 PM | Updated: 1:41 pm

Defensive end Arik Armstead #91 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after making a stop during the fi...

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

The San Francisco 49ers will start their Week 13 prep without Arik Armstead, one of their defensive staples.

The 49ers’ defensive lineman is not expected to practice with the team Wednesday, per coach Kyle Shanahan. Armstead is dealing with a foot issue, with the cause of injury undetermined at this time. This is the Sacramento native’s first time on the report in weeks, staying relatively healthy this season.

Last season, however, was a different story for the long-time 49er, playing only nine contests due to lower-bodies injuries. He has already surpassed that total a year later, featuring in all 11 games for the Red & Gold in 2023. He dealt with plantar fasciitis last season, laboring through the injury throughout the season.

Shanahan and the 49ers are unsure if it is the same injury at this time.

Arik Armstead, 30, has been a pillar of consistency for San Francisco this season. Through 11 games played, he has logged 476 snaps on defense. The Sacramento native has 26 combined tackles, 13 quarterback hits and five sacks in 2023. He has turned it on the last month, however, with 4.5 sacks and 20 pressures since the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 8.

In addition to Armstead, running back Jordan Mason (hamstring) and wide receiver Ray-Ray McCloud (rib) will not be present for Wednesday’s practice. Right guard Spencer Burford (knee) will be limited.

49ers Wednesday Practice Report:

Not Practicing:

Arik Armstead (foot)

Jordan Mason (hamstring)

Ray-Ray McCloud (rib)

Limited:

RG Spencer Burford (knee)

Upcoming San Francisco 49ers Schedule

  • Sunday, Dec. 3rd @ Philadelphia Eagles – 1:25 p.m. PST
  • Sunday, Dec. 10th vs. Seattle Seahawks – 1:05 p.m. PST
  • Sunday, Dec. 17th @ Arizona Cardinals – 1:05 p.m. PST
  • Monday, Dec. 25th vs. Baltimore Ravens – 5:15 p.m. PST
  • Sunday, Dec. 31st @ Washington Commanders – 10:00 a.m. PST

Thank you for reading SactownSports.com. Follow us on Twitter and Google News, and subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Newsletter

San Francisco 49ers

Brandon Aiyuk #11 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates with teammates after catching a touchdown i...

Amiliano Fragoso

John Lynch, 49ers looking to keep Brandon Aiyuk ‘around for a long time’

The 49ers face a tough decision with WR Brandon Aiyuk, a player GM John Lynch is looking to keep in Santa Clara for a while.

24 hours ago

Brandon Staley of the Los Angeles Chargers on the sideline during a game against the San Francisco ...

Amiliano Fragoso

Reports: Shanahan, 49ers interview Brandon Staley for DC job

Kyle Shanahan confirmed Monday that the 49ers have met with Brandon Staley, and other candidates, as the search for their new DC winds down.

2 days ago

A detailed view of the NFL Combine logo at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 02, 2023 in Indianapolis, Ind...

Amiliano Fragoso

How to watch 2024 NFL Scouting Combine: Key players, schedule

The 2024 NFL Scouting Combine is set to kickoff this week from Indianapolis, here's how you can catch the action on the road.

2 days ago

Jordan Addison #3 of the Minnesota Vikings tries to make a second half catch against Charvarius War...

Amiliano Fragoso

Previewing the 49ers 2024 away regular-season opponents

The 49ers travel to eight stadiums during the 2024 NFL regular season, two of which are perennial playoff contenders in the AFC.

4 days ago

Dre Greenlaw #57 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during pregame warmups before Super Bowl LVIII...

Amiliano Fragoso

Surgeon optimistic Dre Greenlaw could return for 49ers 2024 season opener

49ers LB Dre Greenlaw faces an uphill battle to be ready for the start of the 2024 season; he does have a chance to be out there Week 1.

4 days ago

Isaiah Oliver #26 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts during the fourth quarter in the game against t...

Amiliano Fragoso

49ers cut CB Isaiah Oliver, save $2.4 million on 2024 salary cap

The San Francisco 49ers cut CB Isaiah Oliver Friday, saving the team $2.4 million on the 2024 salary cap entering the new league year.

5 days ago

49ers Arik Armstead expected to miss practice Wednesday with foot issue