49ers Favorites to End Tumble

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The English language uses a multitude of words to mean the same thing but slightly different. Take the word “tumble” for example. One could say the San Francisco 49ers are struggling and have hit a bad run or skid. Those are short and can be easily rectified. However, replace that with the word tumble and …

49ers HC Kyle Shanahan denies Patriots tried to trade for Jimmy Garoppolo before 2021 NFL Draft

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As Henry McKenna explained for Patriots Wire, author Seth Wickersham has claimed in his latest book, “It’s Better to Be Feared: The New England Patriots Dynasty and the Pursuit of Greatness,” that the Patriots reached out to the San Francisco 49ers about possibly trading for quarterback and former New England signal-caller Jimmy Garoppolo ahead of …

49ers Stuck In Weird Spot With Jimmy Garoppolo

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San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan had some criticism about Jimmy Garoppolo after their Sunday Night Football loss to the Indianapolis Colts. To begin with, the two teams played in unfavorable conditions at Levi’s Stadium. However, Carson Wentz and the Colts found a way to win. While Shanahan did not direct his frustration to …

Kyle Shanahan explains why 49ers are sticking with Jimmy Garoppolo

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Despite another mediocre performance by Jimmy Garoppolo, the San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback does not appear to be in any danger of losing his starting job. 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan acknowledged Monday that Garoppolo’s poor outing Sunday against Indianapolis was the quarterback’s worst of the season. However, Shanahan thought the weather had a lot to …

Jimmy Garoppolo named 49ers Week 8 starter

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In his return to action Sunday night, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo turned the ball over three times as his team fell to the Indianapolis Colts by the score of 30-18 at home. For San Francisco, this represented the team’s fourth consecutive defeat. At some point, head coach Kyle Shanahan and Co. have to …

49ers HC Kyle Shanahan ‘would guess’ Jimmy Garoppolo starts next week

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49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan won’t guarantee much for quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Following Sunday night’s loss to the Colts, Shanahan told reporters that he “would guess” Garoppolo starts under center in Week 8. “I would guess so,” Shanahan said (via Jennifer Lee Chan of NBCSportsBayArea.com). “I will watch this tape and see if guys are …

NFL world reacts to 49ers’ absolutely pathetic performance

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The San Francisco 49ers came off their bye with a 2-3 record and having lost three consecutive games. Embattled quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was returning after a one-game hiatus. Conditions at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara were not great during San Francisco’s home outing against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday night. In no way does that explain …