Jimmy Garoppolo shoulder surgery disrupted offseason trade with Washington Commanders, sources say

The San Francisco 49ers had the parameters of a trade agreement in place that would have sent Jimmy Garoppolo to the Washington Commanders at this year’s scouting combine, but the deal fell apart once the quarterback decided to have shoulder surgery, sources told ESPN. The deal would have involved multiple draft picks, according to sources, … Read more

San Francisco 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo advising Trey Lance to try to stay positive as he recovers from season-ending injury

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Now that he’s back in the role of San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback, Jimmy Garoppolo has plenty to do this week. But before he could fully dive back in, he made sure to reach out to the man he’s replacing: injured quarterback Trey Lance. Speaking to the media Thursday for the … Read more

49ers Expected Commanders To Trade For Jimmy Garoppolo; Browns Were Interested In FA Deal

Compared to the offseasons leading up to the 2020s, this decade has brought more movement among veteran quarterbacks. While the 49ers are now grateful their efforts to become part of this year’s action-packed QB carousel failed, as Trey Lance is out for the season, they expected Jimmy Garoppolo to end up somewhere else. John Lynch … Read more

What Kyle Juszczyk said about the 49ers’ transition from Trey Lance back to Jimmy Garoppolo

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The transition from Trey Lance back to Jimmy Garoppolo has not been difficult for the San Francisco 49ers. Teammates are familiar with Garoppolo, who had been the Niners’ starting quarterback since the final handful of games of the 2017 season. Garoppolo returned this season in a backup role. However, lance’s season-ending … Read more

49ers QB Trey Lance Out For Year

6:20pm: The 49ers confirmed in a tweet this evening that Lance “has suffered a broken right ankle and will require season-ending surgery,” according to Shanahan. 5:51pm: It seems the 49ers will have to face the worst-case scenario of today’s injury as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Lance’s ankle injury “is expected to require surgery that likely will … Read more

San Francisco 49ers’ Trey Lance needs season-ending surgery on broken ankle suffered against Seattle Seahawks

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance broke his right ankle Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks and will have season-ending surgery Monday, coach Kyle Shanahan said after the team’s 27-7 win. Lance was hurt with 2:20 to go in the first quarter and replaced by Jimmy Garoppolo. With 2:33 to go in … Read more

Trey Lance ‘ain’t do s–t’ as 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo problem looms

The shadow of Jimmy Garoppolo grew larger in Week 1. Trey Lance and the 49ers offense struggled for most of the day in brutal conditions in a 19-10 season-opening loss to the Bears. Lance showcased his significant arm talent and running ability at times, but far too often was inaccurate in the upset defeat. “What … Read more

NFL insider believes 49ers trade Jimmy Garoppolo by Nov. 1, slams reporting about Trey Lance

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Respected reporter Benjamin Allbright covers the Denver Broncos. He also has many sources around the NFL, so he knows what’s going on with the 31 other teams too, including the San Francisco 49ers. While Jimmy Garoppolo signed a restructured one-year deal to remain with the 49ers in 2022, Allbright doesn’t expect … Read more

Salary Cap, Release Request, Trade Chances

September 2nd, 2022 at 10:00pm CST by Ely Allen The offseason drama around 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo finally came to fruition in the form of a restructured contract this Monday. This certainly doesn’t end the speculation over Garoppolo’s future, but, for the time being, it appears he can get comfortable for another season in San … Read more

Silver: 49ers kept Jimmy Garoppolo because of concern over Trey Lance

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan will speak with reporters before Tuesday’s practice. The headline topic will be the team’s decision to sign Jimmy Garoppolo to a restructured one-year deal, keeping the quarterback on the roster while significantly reducing his salary-cap figure. The 49ers now … Read more