- His father, John, was selected 16th overall by the Miami Dolphins in the 1987 NFL Draft. The following season, Miami chose his future uncle, Eric Kumerow, also 16th overall.
- The San Diego Chargers selected his brother, Joey, 3rd overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. The Bosa brothers had nicknames growing up, with Joey's being Big Bear and Nick's as Smaller Bear.
- In 2017, was the winner of the Big Ten's Smith-Brown Defensive Lineman of the Year Award, becoming the fourth-consecutive member of Ohio State to win the award, following his brother, Joey (2014-15) and Indianapolis Colts DE Tyquan Lewis (2016).
Awards & Honors
- 2019: AP NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year, Pepsi Rookie of the Year, Sporting News Rookie of the Year, PFWA Rookie of the Year, PFWA Defensive Rookie of the Year, PFWA All-Rookie Team, NFC Pro Bowl, NFC Defensive Player of the Month (October), Defensive Rookie of the Month (October), NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 5 and Week 8)
Nick Bosa Gives an Encouraging Peek into Offseason Rehab
Bosa posted a series of videos of his offseason workouts after suffering a season-ending ACL injury seven months ago.
49ers Foundation Announces Player Lineup for Annual Kickoff Event: Players for a Purpose presented by SAP
The annual fundraiser featuring 49ers players, coaches, alumni and executives will take place virtually to celebrate the start of football season while raising money for Bay Area youth.
Trent Williams, Nick Bosa 1on1 Battles to Be a 'Huge' Benefit for 49ers in 2020
The must-see competition in the trenches has become the highlight of camp and both parties should benefit from the intensified battles heading into the season.
Five 49ers Land on NFL's Top 100 of 2020
San Francisco tied for the third-most representatives on the yearly countdown voted on solely by the players themselves.
Nick Bosa Lands at No. 17 on NFL Top 100
In his first appearance on the list, the reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year landed at 17th on the player-voted countdown.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
In the final installment of the 49ers position by position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the 49ers defensive line and how the unit can maintain their league-leading dominance despite recent changes.
Madden '21: Counting Down the 49ers Top Playmakers
Taking a look at members of the 49ers with the highest overall ratings ahead of the Madden '21 release next month.
Morning Report: Return Specialist Position Battle Preview
Get an in-depth training camp primer for the 49ers return specialists, Nick Bosa ranked as third-highest edge rusher in the NFL, Trent Williams posts workout video.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan's Best Head Coaching Traits According to Richard Sherman, NFL Offensive and Defensive Line Rankings
Richard Sherman discusses Kyle Shanahan's most valuable traits as a head coach, how media stack up the 49ers offensive and defensive lines compared to the rest of the NFL.
Morning Report: Richard Sherman's Lists Top 5 CBs of All Time
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers news.
Morning Report: Rich Eisen Reviews San Francisco's Offseason Moves, NFL's Top 100 Plays of 2019, Front Office Staff Supply Groceries for Over 900 Families
Rich Eisen says San Francisco had the "best offseason" in the NFL, 49ers land six plays in NFL's top 100 of 2019 and the 49ers front office joins Second Harvest Food Bank of Silicon Valley for a day of volunteering.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan Discusses Virtual Offseason, Robert Saleh Previews Javon Kinlaw's Potential, 49ers Mailbag
Kyle Shanahan reviewed the team's virtual training sessions, Robert Saleh discussed the process to drafting Javon Kinlaw and how to submit your 49ers questions to be answered on 49ers.com.
Morning Report: Bryant Young on Nick Bosa's Potential, 49ers Announce Roster Moves, John Lynch Shares 2020 Goals
Bryant Young discusses San Francisco's defensive line, 49ers sign seventh-round pick Jauan Jennings, John Lynch previews the team's season outlook.
Can Nick Bosa Surpass Bryant Young's 89.5 Franchise Sack Record
With a season under his belt, Young and the 49ers expect Bosa to continue to develop in Year 2.
Morning Report: Rewatch 49ers vs. Panthers Full Game
Fred Warner joined NFL Network to discussed racism in the U.S., Arik Armstead reads to 2nd graders from Galt, CA, and rewatch the 49ers 51-13 victory over the Carolina Panthers.
Morning Report: Fred Warner Joins Roundtable Discussion on Race
Pro Football Focus names San Francisco's cornerback and edge rusher duos as best in the league, Fred Warners discusses NFL's role in creating change and 49ers announce 2020 Social Justice Grant.
Nick Bosa and Dee Ford; Richard Sherman and K'Waun Williams Ranked Along Best 'Duos' in the League
Pro Football Focus ranked three of the 49ers position group tandems near the top of the league heading into 2020.
Morning Report: NFL's 50 Best Players, 'Follow Your Bliss' Announces 2020 Recipients, Arik Armstead Reads to 2nd and 3rd Graders
Three 49ers players named to NFL's Top 50, 49ers EDU selects 2020 recipients of the Dr. Harry Edwards 'Follow Your Bliss' award and Arik Armstead surprises class for a special story time.
Three 49ers Named as NFL's 50 Best Players Entering the 2020 Season
Pro Football Focus ranked its top 50 NFL players heading into the season with George Kittle, Richard Sherman and Nick Bosa landing on the list.
Morning Report: Kendrick Bourne Calls for Change
How San Francisco became the ideal team for Trent Williams, Kendrick Bourne joins Black Lives Matter protest and MJ Acosta reports 49ers may 'lean more' on Jimmy G in 2020.
Nick Bosa, Jimmy Garoppolo Created Ideal Scenario for Trent Williams
Stability on offense and the opportunity to fine tune his game against the 49ers defense only added to Williams' desire to join San Francisco this offseason.
Morning Report: Peter King's NFL Power Rankings, WON Monthly Magazine, 49ers Players and Alumni Congratulate Class of 2020
Peter Kings shares his power rankings heading into the 2020 season, the June edition of the WON Magazine and 49ers players and alumni send messages to the Class of 2020.
49ers Morning Report: Nick Bosa Named an NFL Top Disruptor
See who comes out on top in a Week 15 "Madden 20" preview, Nick Bosa named one of NFL's top disruptors of 2019, 49ers EDU adds additional lessons to Digital Playbook.
49ers Morning Report: Guest Reporters Interview Mike McGlinchey
The 129th Rescue Wing from Moffett Field conducted a ceremonial flyover, guest reporters discuss Mike McGlinchey's career path and full highlights from the 49ers primetime victory over the Browns.
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Checking in with Nick Bosa
During the 49ers Countdown to Draft presented by Mountain Mike's Pizza, Nick Bosa called in to share offseason updates on his recovery and reflect on his experience during the 2019 NFL Draft.
Nick Bosa: 'We Know What We're Capable of and We'll Come Back Strong'
Bosa reviewed the defensive performance during the team's Week 1 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
Nick Bosa Talks 49ers Game Plan to Contain Kyler Murray
Bosa reviewed the team's plan against the Arizona Cardinals offense and discussed how prepared he feels heading into Week 1.
Nick Bosa on Trent Williams: 'I'm Confident in Jimmy's Left Side'
Bosa reflected on going head-to-head with Trent Williams, spoke about his offseason training routine and shared an updated scouting report on Javon Kinlaw.
Peter Schrager Calls Nick Bosa and George Kittle the NFL's Best Offensive-Defensive Duo
The "Good Morning Football" crew debated the NFL's best offensive-defensive duos in 2020.
Nick Bosa: 'I Feel Like I'm in the Best Shape I've Ever Been'
Bosa discussed his offseason workouts from home, the team's mindset after coming up short in Super Bowl LIV and shared his first impressions of Trent Williams.
'Top 100 Players of 2020': Nick Bosa | No. 17
The San Francisco 49ers defensive end is the highest-ranked member of the 2019 NFL Draft class to appear on this year's countdown.
Bucky Brooks Names Nick Bosa to List of Top Players from the 2019 NFL Draft Class
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks discussed why Nick Bosa made the list of his top players from the 2019 NFL Draft class.
49ers 2020 State of the Franchise Ep. 7: The 49ers Defense Emphasize Their 'Win Now' Mentality
Arik Armstead, Nick Bosa, Richard Sherman and Fred Warner reviewed the defense's dominant 2019 season and shared their excitement to get back on the field during the seventh episode of the 49ers SOTF, presented by Cisco.
49ers 2020 State of the Franchise | Full Show
Hear from Jed York, Kyle Shanahan, Bryant Young, Jimmy Garoppolo and many others during the 49ers 2020 State of the Franchise presented by Levi's®, Devcon Construction Inc., Toyota and Cisco.
49ers Players and Alumni Congratulate Class of 2020 During 49ers @Home Graduation Presented by Chegg
Jimmy Garoppolo, Nick Bosa, Robbie Gould and other 49ers players, as well as alumni Jerry Rice and Steve Young, congratulate recent graduates and share words of encouragement as they move into the next phase of their lives.
Nick Bosa Talks D-line Virtual Meetings, Evaluates Javon Kinlaw
Bosa discussed his at home training and meeting schedule, evaluated the 49ers first-round pick Javon Kinlaw and shared his expectations for Year 2.
Nick Bosa Talks Year 1, Offseason Training and the D-Line Group Chat
The reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year checked in from Fort Lauderdale to reflect on his first NFL season, talk D-line "compatibility" and shared advice for draft prospects.
Week 14 - 49ers vs. Saints | NFL Game Pass
Relive the 2019 Week 14 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints with this full game replay brought to you by NFL Game Pass.
49ers Top Takeaways from the 2019 Season
Check out the defense's best interceptions and fumble recoveries from the 2019 season.
Best Plays by Nick Bosa During Rookie Season
Check out a some of Nick Bosa's highlights from the 2019 season.
Top Moments from the 49ers 2019 Season
Take a look at some of the best moments from the 49ers 13-3 regular season campaign.
49ers Top 10 Plays | 2019 Season
See a countdown of the top 10 San Francisco 49ers highlights from the 2019 NFL regular season.
John Bosa Accepts Defensive Rookie of the Year Award for Son Nick Bosa
Nick Bosa's dad, John accepted the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year on behalf of his son at NFL Honors.
Nick Bosa Discussed Arik Armstead's Breakout 2019 Season
Bosa broke down the matchup for the 49ers defense against Travis Kelce and spoke about Arik Armstead's impact this season.
Nick Bosa: 'We Need to Rush as a Unit' vs. Chiefs
Bosa outlined what the 49ers defensive line needs to do to slow down the Chiefs offense and spoke about what winning a Super Bowl in his home state would mean to him.
The Lighter Side of Super Bowl Opening Night, 49ers Most Random Moments 🤣
Watch some of the off-the-wall moments from Super Bowl LIV Opening Night, featuring sound bites from 49ers including Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle, Fred Warner and Kyle Shanahan.
Nick Bosa Discusses Playing in a Super Bowl in his Home State
NFL Network's Michael Irvin joined Nick Bosa to preview Super Bowl LIV, talk about Joey Bosa's advice ahead of facing the Chiefs and being back in his home state for the game.
Nick Bosa: 'I Trust Everybody Around Me' Heading into Super Bowl
Bosa broke down the matchup against Patrick Mahomes and discussed how Saleh has continued to prepare the 49ers defense.