Fans are going to need to be convinced without a shadow of doubt.

They’re going to need more than positive reports from practice and quotes about leadership and competitive nature. It’s going to take regular season wins (multiple) before fans jump in with both feet in support of Brian Hoyer. A quick review of Twitter mentions makes that readily apparent.

That kind of skepticism is understandable given the San Francisco 49ers rough patch in recent years. But it also doesn’t change the fact that Hoyer has completely taken the reins as the team’s starting quarterback. Thus far, the veteran has been very impressive by all accounts.

Fans are going to need to be convinced without a shadow of doubt.

They’re going to need more than positive reports from practice and quotes about leadership and competitive nature. It’s going to take regular season wins (multiple) before fans jump in with both feet in support of Brian Hoyer. A quick review of Twitter mentions makes that readily apparent.

That kind of skepticism is understandable given the San Francisco 49ers rough patch in recent years. But it also doesn’t change the fact that Hoyer has completely taken the reins as the team’s starting quarterback. Thus far, the veteran has been very impressive by all accounts.