NaVorro Roderick Bowman is a former American football linebacker who has played eight seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Penn State and was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He has also played a season for the Oakland Raiders. He is a tattoo enthusiast and loves getting permanent tattoos which cover his visible body parts. Let us take a look at his inks and study their meanings.
1. ‘Faith’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Across Navorro Bowman’s back there exists a big tattoo covering the whole of his back with floral designs forming together the word that reads, ‘FAITH’.
Meaning: In an interview Navorro Bowman, he explained:
“I got it when I was 17 years old. ‘Faith.’ That word means everything to me. It goes all through me. I am committed in everything I do. It’s God, but it’s more than just God. When you’re down, have faith that you will get back up. My work ethic—faith. When people see that tattoo, they think how big it is. The size of it, to me, shows how important faith is in every aspect of my life.”
2. ‘Feathers’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Across both of Navorro Bowman’s arms, there exist the tattoos of feathers extending from wrist to his arms. The feathers comprise angel man wings inked on it.
3. ‘National Football League symbol’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On bicep of Navorro Bowman’s right arm there lies a tattoo of a symbol on which NFL is imprinted. NFL is the symbol for the National Football League. The complete batch is inked on his right bicep.
4. ‘Rosary Beads’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Navorro’s right arm has a tattoo of a Cross that is tied up in rosary beads chain.
5. Tribal Tattoo
Tattoo: Navorro Bowman has a tattoo of multiple tribal designs inked on the inner side of his right arm.
6. ‘Family First’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner sides of Navorro Bowman’s arms has text tattoos glittered with stars that read, ‘Family First’.
7. ‘Portrait With Writing’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side Navorro Bowman’s left arm has a portrait of his wife along with Hebrew writing inked on it.
8. ‘Helmet’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of Navorro Bowman’s left upper arm has a tattoo of a sports helmet that is worn while playing a match.
9. ‘Fern petal, A Banner and A Symbol’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On his left shoulder lies a fern petal with a banner that reads RIP inked on it.
10. ‘Heart and a Rose’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On the right side of Navorro Bowman’s chest, a symbol which comprises a heart-shaped ribbon is inked. It also has a rose flower inked under it.
11.’Alphabet Blocks’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Navorro Bowman has square shape 3D blocks inked to his left side of the lower abdomen that read words as ‘W’ ‘O’ ‘R’ ‘I’ ‘R’ ‘O’ ‘F’.
12. ‘Hebrew Writing and Symbol’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The left side of Navorro Bowman’s chest has writing in Hebrew along with a symbol tattooed on it
13. Number Tattoo
Tattoo: The left knee of Navorro Bowman’s left leg has a tattoo of the number,’88’ inked on it.