Report: Marcus Lattimore to begin practice next week - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Report: Marcus Lattimore to begin practice next week

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Former Gamecocks running back Marcus Lattimore is expected to begin practice this week for his new NFL team after spending the past several months rehabbing his injured knee, according to a report.

A tweet from Comcast Sports Network's Matt Maiocco says the former South Carolina superstar is expected to get some practice reps soon.

However, Lattimore, who was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in last April's NFL Draft, still likely won't see any game action this year. He opened the season on the non-football injury list, meaning he wouldn't be able to play for the first few weeks of the season but the door was open for him to play closer to the end of the regular season.

Lattimore dislocated his right knee and tore his ACL in his final season with the Gamecocks in the game against Tennessee.

After weeks of reflection and recovery, he decided to forgo his senior season and declare for the draft.

Copyright 2013 WIS. All rights reserved.

  • LocalMore>>

  • Columbus woman shot on Cusseta Road Thursday morning

    Columbus woman shot on Cusseta Road Thursday morning

    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:30 AM EDT2017-07-20 12:30:07 GMT

    Columbus police confirmed a woman was shot early Thursday morning on According to police, the shooting happened on the 2000 block of Cusseta Road near 25th Avenue around 5:30 a.m. 

    More >>

    Columbus police confirmed a woman was shot early Thursday morning on According to police, the shooting happened on the 2000 block of Cusseta Road near 25th Avenue around 5:30 a.m. 

    More >>
  • Most Wanted: July 2017 Rigdon Road shooting

    Most Wanted: July 2017 Rigdon Road shooting

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-07-20 02:33:21 GMT
    (Source: WTVM File)(Source: WTVM File)

    Three people shot, one died, and a gunman is a free man as Columbus police need help to take this person off the streets.

    More >>

    Three people shot, one died, and a gunman is a free man as Columbus police need help to take this person off the streets.

    More >>
  • Whitewater in Columbus, 5 years later

    Whitewater in Columbus, 5 years later

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-07-20 03:17:42 GMT
    (Source: Aaron Lee/WTVM)(Source: Aaron Lee/WTVM)

    It was five years ago when the Chattahoochee River in Columbus changed, and the economy surrounding the river changed as well. 

    More >>

    It was five years ago when the Chattahoochee River in Columbus changed, and the economy surrounding the river changed as well. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly