Recent Injury Bite

The Niners lost DT DeForest Buckner to an ankle injury in Friday night's preseason game at Kansas City. There's no initial word on the severity of the injury, but the team quickly ruled him out for the rest of the game. We'll pass along further details as they become available.

Related Injury Bites

The 49ers watched DT DeForest Buckner suffer a left ankle sprain in Wednesday's practice, according to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat. Buckner got the ankle taped on the sideline and reportedly tested it but wasn't able to return. The description makes the injury sound relatively minor.