49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo back under center after Trey Lance injury

The re-signing makes sense, now, doesn’t‘t it?Image: Getty Images Jimmy Garroppolo is running the offense again in San Francisco after second-year quarterback Trey Lance suffered a horrific injury ankle Sunday, akin to Dak Prescott’s in 2020, during the Niners’ 27-7 win over the Seattle Seahawks. He was carted off the field toward the end of … Read more

Rams wanted to scoop up Garoppolo if 49ers released him: reports

The Rams were reportedly all over Jimmy G.Image: Getty Images According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Rams and Jimmy Garoppolo “had the makings of a deal” in place if the 30-year-old QB had been released by the San Francisco 49ers. Hearing this now, if it’s indeed true, it’s not shocking. Under head … Read more

The NFL’s 5 most intriguing Week 1 storylines

photo: Getty Images There are bound to be hard feelings whenever a player is traded away from a team they had great success with. During Tireek Hill’s six years in Kansas City, he went from return specialist/slot receiver to one of the best pass catchers in the league. Then he was traded to Miami during … Read more

Portuguese artist draws Jimmy Garoppolo daily

Artist Rita Carvalho holds her favorite drawing of Jimmy Garappolo.photo: Rita Carvalho On Monday, the Jimmy Garoppolo saga in San Francisco took an unexpected tour. Rather than trading the two-time Super Bowl champ, as many people expected, the 49ers opted to keep Garoppolo around, restructuring his contract him to make him the highest-paid backup in … Read more

49ers restructure Jimmy Garoppolo’s deal to keep him as Trey Lance’s backup

After all that, Jimmy G is still in San Franphoto: Getty Images Jimmy Garoppolo sticking around as the backup in the San Francisco 49ers quarterback after all the goodbyes since February is one of the offseason’s biggest shockers. It probably shouldn’t be. Jimmy G and the Niners re-committing to each other ends a summer of … Read more

Kareem Hunt wants out of Cleveland, Jimmy G needs out of San Francisco

Image: Getty Images The offseason drama and turmoil in Cleveland will apparently carry over into the regular season. DeShaun Watson’s punishment was handed out last week to the tune of a very underwhelming six-game suspensionwhich has been appealed by the NFL. Now one of Cleveland’s primary offensive weapons, Kareem Hunt, is not only sitting out … Read more

Analyzing Jimmy Garoppolo’s next-team odds

Jimmy Garoppolo is still in San Francisco.photo: AP Most people thought Jimmy Garoppolo would be traded long ago. Yet, with barely more than a month until the start of the NFL regular season, Garoppolo is still a 49er. At this point, it’d be easy to assume that Garoppolo will remain on the team for at … Read more

The 49ers have to trade Deebo Samuel

Jimmy Garoppolo (l.) and Deebo Samuelphoto: Getty Images Let’s be honest, the only way the 49ers get to a Super Bowl next season is if their defense stays healthy and Deebo Samuel has another MVP-type season. And the only way he does that is if he remains healthy while being used like a pee wee … Read more