Niners could be well positioned for a big jump up the standings this coming season
Garoppolo has been competing with Jerick McKinnon in rehab and training
San Francisco will have No. 2 pick in draft to address defensive needs
Perhaps Mullens should be competing for the starting job in 2019 instead of the backup role
Shanahan says Mullens will have to beat out Beathard for the primary backup role behind Garoppolo in 2019
Niners are optimistic Breida will be able to help carry the offensive load on Sunday with Garoppolo out
Shanahan says he has faith in second-year backup QB from Iowa
A MRI confirmed the 49ers’ worst fears: Jimmy Garoppolo is out for the season with a torn ACL.
Without Garoppolo, the 49ers' season may be over before a quarter of the season has been played
Moments after the 49ers lost 38-27 to the Chiefs, coach Kyle Shanahan admitted that he feared the worst on quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, who hobbled off the field with an apparent leg injury.