Jimmy Garoppolo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Drew Brees reportedly to demand less than Jimmy Garoppolo on new deal

    Sportsnaut "The New Orleans Saints and future Hall of Fame quarterback Drew Brees will have to work out a new contract before the start of free agency. Should that not happen, Brees will become an unrestricted free agent next month. There’s no expectation that Brees will move on to another team. Both the..." February 22

  • How can Patriots find the next Jimmy Garoppolo?

    Fanrag Sports "When Bill Belichick proclaimed that the New England Patriots enjoyed the best quarterback situation in football the past few years, he wasn’t lying. In fact, it might have been an understatement. Tom Brady remained entrenched as the starter and was coming off the greatest comeback in Super..." February 14

  • Colin Cowherd Truly Believes Jimmy Garoppolo Will Lead The 49ers To The Super Bowl…Next Season

    Total Pro Sports "It’s been a few years since 49ers fans could yell ‘Quest for 6′ as the franchise fell off the face of the earth following the departure of ex-head coach Jim Harbaugh. According to Colin Cowherd, those 49ers faithful can rev those engines back up again, because he has a bold claim for their..." February 14

  • Jimmy Garoppolo says players have reached out to him about joining 49ers

    Yardbarker "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is the hottest personality in NFL after becoming the richest player to date. So, who doesn’t want to be surrounded by a promising young quarterback expected to help take his team to the next level? Garoppolo is getting offers from players who want..." February 10

  • Jimmy G gets $48.7 million fully guaranteed at signing

    Pro Football Talk "The numbers are out regarding the Jimmy Garoppolo. They appear below, along with a full analysis of the terms and the deal. 1. $7 million signing bonus. On a five-year deal, the low bonus results in a cap charge of only $1.4 million per year. 2. $28 million fully-guaranteed roster..." February 09

  • Niners agree with Jimmy Garoppolo on 5-year contract

    NFL.com "A franchise quarterback landed in the lap of the San Francisco 49ers. General manager John Lynch was not going to let him get away. The 49ers agreed to terms on a five-year contract with Jimmy Garoppolo worth $137.5 million, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported, per a source informed of the..." February 08

  • What does Jimmy Garoppolo's 49ers contract mean for Jets, Kirk Cousins?

    Newark Star-Ledger "It was long expected, but now it has become official: The 49ers have locked up quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo on a long-term contract. That's $27.5 million per year, if you're bad at math. Let's see what Garoppolo got in terms of guaranteed money, but it'll surely be a boatload. So what does..." February 08

  • Jimmy Garoppolo looking at $25 million annually on new deal

    Sportsnaut "As his former New England Patriots squad prepares to play in the Super Bowl Sunday evening, Jimmy Garoppolo could be on the verge of becoming a whole heck of a lot richer. A report came out Sunday morning noting that there’s been “significant momentum” on an extension with the San Francisco..." February 04

  • Jimmy Garoppolo moving closer toward 49ers deal

    NFL.com "While Jimmy Garoppolo's former team plays in Super Bowl LII, the 49ers quarterback is moving closer toward cashing in with his new team. Long-term contract extension negotiations between Garoppolo and the 49ers have gained significant momentum, and a deal could get done in the near future,..." February 04

  • Jimmy Garoppolo Will Earn More From Super Bowl 52 Than Tom Brady. Really

    SI "In what world would Jimmy Garoppolo earn more from Super Bowl LII than Tom Brady? Try this world. Because of a strange intersection between the NFL’s collective bargaining agreement and state tax laws, the former New England Patriots quarterback is set to take home more (after income taxes)..." January 29

  • John Lynch: Jimmy Garoppolo deal makes too much sense to not happen

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The 49ers and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo have common interests in working out a multi-year contract extension, according to general manager John Lynch. Lynch spoke with the NFL Network on Wednesday from the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. He said the 49ers are working on getting Garoppolo..." January 24

  • What it will take for 49ers to sign Jimmy Garoppolo to a long-term deal

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The 49ers and Jimmy Garoppolo face two deadlines this offseason to reach an agreement on a long-term contract extension. The first deadline is March 6. That is the last day on which teams can apply the franchise tag for the 2018 season. If Garoppolo remains unsigned on March 6, the 49ers will..." January 23

  • Jimmy Garoppolo made $79,000 because the Patriots are in the Super Bowl and has another $112,000 on the line

    Business Insider "Jimmy Garoppolo continues to win, even when he's not on the New England Patriots. Though the Patriots traded Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers in October, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Garoppolo will still earn the playoff bonuses on his contract. According to Schefter, Garoppolo..." January 22

  • An intriguing dynamic of Garoppolo's contract negotiations

    NBC Sports Bay Area "If the 49ers and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo are unable to reach a multi-year contract extension by March 6, the 49ers have no other choice but to designate him as their franchise player. The estimated one-year salary for the franchise tag would be $23.307 million, according to former NFL agent..." January 18

  • Why Garoppolo's bank account should be rooting for the Patriots

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Jimmy Garoppolo is no longer his backup, but the 49ers quarterback should still be cheering for Tom Brady to win another Super Bowl. Well, at least his wallet should. Garoppolo earns a big payday if the Patriots win two more games. If the Patriots make it to the Super Bowl, Garoppolo can..." January 15

  • Report: 49ers, Jimmy Garoppolo confident long-term deal will be reached

    Sportsnaut "The San Francisco 49ers have until March 6th to sign Jimmy Garoppolo to a long-term extension before being forced to place the franchise tag on the talented young quarterback. It’s in this that there’s no real chance Garoppolo leaves the 49ers after going 5-0 in his five starts for the team..." January 14

  • Browns were not willing to trade No. 4 overall pick for Jimmy Garoppolo?

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL world was left somewhat shocked when the New England Patriots only got a second-round pick from the San Francisco 49ers in return for Jimmy Garoppolo, with rumors swirling that the Cleveland Browns would have been willing to pay much, much more. According to one reporter, that is not..." January 12

  • Tom Brady: I Didn't Run Garoppolo Out Of New England

    TMZ "Tom Brady says he "loved" Jimmy Garoppolo -- and absolutely did NOT strongarm the Patriots into trading him to the 49ers because he felt Jimmy was a threat. TB12 went off about the allegations during an interview with WEEI's "Kirk & Callahan" -- essentially calling BS on the ESPN article..." January 09

  • Browns Were Willing To Trade Texans’ 1st-Rd Pick In Deal For Jimmy Garoppolo?

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Terry Pluto of Cleveland.com, the Browns were willing to trade the Texans’ first-round pick and “other goodies” to the Patriots in return for QB Jimmy Garoppolo. Beyond that, former executive Sashi Brown would also have been willing to help New England shop around for a backup..." January 08

  • Tom Brady reportedly force Patriots to trade Jimmy Garoppolo amid power struggle

    Clutch Points "There have been some pretty traumatic breakups through the years in the world of sports and entertainment. The most notable include historic groups like The Beatles, or Shaq and Kobe. Now, there are reports swirling about the New England Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft, head coach Bill Belichick, and..." January 04

  • Adam Schefter explains how Patriots only got 2nd-round pick for Jimmy Garoppolo

    WEEI Boston "Now that the 2017 regular season is over and Jimmy Garoppolo went 5-0 in his starts with the 49ers, many in New England are wondering why the Patriots only got a 2018 second-round pick in return, which will be either No. 41 or 42 overall. Appearing on The Dan Patrick Show Tuesday, ESPN's Adam..." January 03

  • John Lynch wants to keep Jimmy Garoppolo with 49ers for 'long, long time'

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo sounded like a man who has found himself a long-term home shortly after the 49ers concluded the regular season on Sunday in Los Angeles. Garoppolo, 26, a four-year NFL veteran, was quickely established as a team leader after his arrival from the New England Patriots..." January 02

  • Jimmy Garoppolo the head start the Niners need for 2018

    New York Post "Every season at this time of year on every NFL team that’s not going to the playoffs, there is talk of taking momentum from the end of the current season into the next season. And every year in almost every circumstance, that notion is pure folly. What happens at the end of one regular..." December 31

  • Ninkovich: Patriots made a mistake trading Garoppolo

    San Francisco Chronicle "Rob Ninkovich no longer plays for the Patriots, but he wishes Jimmy Garoppolo still did. Today, the retired New England linebacker who was Garoppolo’s teammate from 2014-16 said his ex-team erred by trading Garoppolo to the 49ers for a second-round pick Oct. 30. “I think that was a mistake..." December 30

  • 49ers will franchise Garoppolo if no extension is reached

    Sportsnaut "The San Francisco 49ers apparently have their franchise quarterback. It comes in the form of a player in Jimmy Garoppolo who has won each of his first four games as the team’s starter, the latest being a 44-33 win over the AFC South champion Jacksonville Jaguars. And for any team hoping that..." December 27

  • Tom Brady “really happy” for Jimmy Garoppolo

    WEEI Boston "Patriots quarterback Tom Brady joined Kirk & Callahan with John Dennis and Mike Mutnansky filling in on Tuesday to discuss the win over the Bills on Sunday, Jimmy Garoppolo and to look ahead to the regular-season finale against the Jets. To hear the complete interview, visit the Kirk & Callahan..." December 26

  • Former 49ers QB on Jimmy Garoppolo: ‘Lock it in for five years’

    Sportsnaut "When the season ends, the San Francisco 49ers could simply apply the franchise tag to quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to secure him for 2018. But speaking on the “49ers Insider Podcast” with Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area, former 49ers’ quarterback Jeff Garcia noted that he thinks a long-term..." December 23

  • How the 49ers found gold in Jimmy Garoppolo

    Yardbarker "At the 2014 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots shocked the NFL by drafting Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo with the 62nd overall pick in the second round. As the months led up to the draft, there was a budding hype surrounding the FCS quarterback and for good reason. Garoppolo..." December 22

  • Agent's Take: A look at the 49ers' options for Jimmy Garoppolo's next contract

    CBS Sports "The 49ers' decision to wait a little more than a month to start Jimmy Garoppolo until he could get a better grasp of the offense after giving the Patriots a 2018 second-round pick for him at the Oct. 31 trading deadline is being validated. The quarterback is breathing life into a downtrodden..." December 21

  • Titans CB throws shade at Jimmy Garoppolo: 'He didn't do anything special'

    Sportsnaut "Jimmy Garoppolo was on fire Sunday at home against the Tennessee Titans as the San Francisco 49ers won their third straight game. He has the 49ers singing his praises, and rightfully so. The franchise hasn’t had this kind of positive momentum since Colin Kaepernick started torching teams a few..." December 18

  • Shanahan: Garoppolo's two starts do not impact contract situation

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Jimmy Garoppolo has thrown for more yards than any quarterback in 49ers history in his first two starts. But 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said Garoppolo’s play has not changed how he views the contract situation that must be addressed before the start of the new league year in March. The 49ers..." December 13

  • 49ers want to sign Garoppolo to long term deal, per report

    247 Sports "The San Francisco 49ers have seen enough from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to be open to signing him to a long-term deal, reported Ian Rapoport of NFL Media on KNBR's Murph & Mac show Monday morning. Garoppolo is slated to become a free agent after the 2017 season, and the question surrounding..." December 11

  • Jimmy Garoppolo is transforming 49ers in front of their eyes

    New York Post "The San Francisco 49ers aren’t happy with where they stand this season. However, the last few weeks — and the first glimpses at their quarterback of the future — have given them some hope. Jimmy Garoppolo threw for a career-high 334 yards and a touchdown to help the 49ers to their second..." December 11

  • 49ers’ Lynch on Garoppolo: ‘I could have had five rings if I had a guy like that’

    San Francisco Chronicle "As a rookie general manager, John Lynch has a first-year highlight: He traded for Jimmy Garoppolo. As a former player who won one Super Bowl in his 15-year career, Lynch has a regret: He never played with a quarterback like Jimmy Garoppolo. Lynch appeared on KNBR this morning and added a bit..." December 09

  • 49ers’ Shanahan makes it official: Garoppolo will start Sunday

    San Francisco Chronicle "At times during his weekly news conference, 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan wore a sly grin as he fielded a stream of questions about his new quarterback, Jimmy Garoppolo. Shanahan didn’t seem to mind one bit. One day after Garoppolo’s triumphant debut as San Francisco’s starter, Shanahan..." December 05

  • Jimmy Garoppolo to Start for 49ers

    Bleacher Report "The San Francisco 49ers are going to see what Jimmy Garoppolo can do as their starting quarterback on Sunday in Week 13 at the Chicago Bears. First-year head coach Kyle Shanahan told his quarterbacks about the switch Tuesday, per Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. Garoppolo gave the 49ers a..." November 28

  • Beathard's condition suggests Garoppolo is 49ers' healthy favorite to start vs. Bears

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Jimmy Garoppolo spent the first 3 ½ seasons watching the measures a quarterback must take to protect himself. Tom Brady is not the most nimble quarterback in the league, but nobody is better at buying time in the pocket with a step here or a step there to create enough space to deliver the ball..." November 28

  • Shanahan: Garoppolo playing under tag isn't a big deal

    NFL.com "It was apparent from the second the San Francisco 49ers acquired Jimmy Garoppolo that they weren't worried about having to pay him big money -- and it seems they're anticipating Garoppolo likely will play under the franchise tag in 2018. Speaking on the KNBR-AM Tolbert and Lund Podcast earlier..." November 25

  • 49ers GM John Lynch: 'Right now, we don't need him'

    NBC Bay Area "When the 49ers acquired their presumptive franchise quarterback in a trade last month, there were two major complications that contributed to skepticism about the future. Jimmy Garoppolo came to the 49ers with a resume that consisted of only two starts in four NFL seasons. Moreover, Garoppolo..." November 16

  • The 49ers have no plan for playing Jimmy Garoppolo

    San Francisco Chronicle "Well, this is a fresh and unexpected development that changes everyone’s outlook and has the sports world buzzing. But enough about Stephen Curry’s Ivy League cornrows. Let’s talk about the 49ers, their breakthrough win Sunday and their sudden glut of great quarterbacks. One thing on which..." November 13

  • 49ers targeting Week 12 for Garoppolo's debut

    ESPN "The 49ers are targeting their Week 12 home game against the Seattle Seahawks for Jimmy Garoppolo's debut as San Francisco's starting quarterback, a source told ESPN. The 49ers have a bye next week after Sunday's home game against the New York Giants. " November 12

  • 49ers' Lynch: 'We believe Jimmy Garoppolo is going to be our guy'

    Sacramento Bee "ESPN’s Adam Schefter caused a stir on Sunday when he wrote that Jimmy Garoppolo wasn’t necessarily the 49ers’ quarterback of the future and that they ultimately could “dangle him to the highest bidder in a trade.” Schefter, citing league sources, wrote that Garoppolo serves “as a placeholder at..." November 11

  • Kyle Shanahan’s wife wants to know when Jimmy Garoppolo will play

    San Francisco Chronicle "Even if Kyle Shanahan was the type to leave his work at the office, he’s been unable to avoid discussion of his 9-to-5 job when he’s been at home recently. That’s because his wife, Mandy, is like the beat writers covering the team. She’s been hounding her husband with what’s become the most..." November 08

  • 49ers leave open possibility to start Jimmy Garoppolo in Week 10

    Larry Brown Sports "Jimmy Garoppolo could be getting closer to starting at quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan told the media on Wednesday that he expects rookie C.J. Beathard to start on Sunday against the New York Giants. However, he left open the possibility for a change in..." November 08

  • 49ers Expected To Open Extension Talks With Jimmy Garoppolo As Soon As Next Week

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, citing league sources, reports that the 49ers could have a new contract in place for QB Jimmy Garoppolo before he plays a snap for them. According to La Canfora, both parties are open to the prospect of a long-term deal and talks could begin as soon as next..." November 06

  • 49ers may not sign QB Jimmy Garoppolo to long-term deal

    ESPN "The San Francisco 49ers traded a second-round pick Monday night to the New England Patriots for Jimmy Garoppolo, but that doesn't mean they will definitely enter into a long-term partnership with the quarterback, league sources tell ESPN. With a potential top-two draft pick this spring, and..." November 05

  • Jimmy Garoppollo the latest to cash in on backing up Tom Brady with Patriots

    Sporting News "Jimmy Garoppollo, a late second-round pick with two starts in his four-season NFL career, just got traded for what will be a high second-round pick next year, to be a starting quarterback next season with a starting quarterback salary, either with a contract extension or with a tag. Once again,..." November 02

  • Jimmy Garoppolo on Trade to 49ers: 'I Couldn't Be Happier'

    Bleacher Report "Jimmy Garoppolo is excited at his opportunity to finally be a starting quarterback in this league. "[I'm] thrilled to be here," the former New England Patriots backup said of his move to the San Francisco 49ers, per Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com. "I mean, just got here this morning. I couldn't be..." November 01

  • Kyle Shanahan not promising Jimmy Garappolo will play in 2017

    Fanrag Sports "First-year San Francisco 49ers head coach and offensive guru Kyle Shanahan is an unfamiliar situation, off a season in which he piloted the No. 1 offense while with the Atlanta Falcons. Now entering Week 9 as one of two teams without a win this season, Shanahan got a piece to build around when..." November 01

  • Colin Cowherd Has Interesting Theory On Patriots’ Jimmy Garoppolo Trade

    NESN "Trading Jimmy Garoppolo is a risky move by the New England Patriots, who now have only one quarterback — Tom Brady — on their roster ahead of their Week 9 bye. Is it all part of Bill Belichick’s exit strategy? FS1’s Colin Cowherd posed an interesting theory Tuesday while discussing the..." November 01