Jimmy Garoppolo RUMORS & NEWS

  • What Are Chances Jimmy Garoppolo Is Patriots' Starting QB In 2021?

    NESN "Jimmy Garoppolo returns to New England this weekend. Could he be returning to Foxboro on a permanent basis sooner than later? The San Francisco 49ers quarterback will make his first appearance at Gillette Stadium since the Patriots traded him to the Bay Area on Halloween in..." October 22

  • Bill Belichick talked about the decision to trade Jimmy Garoppolo in 2017

    Boston "With the Patriots set to play the 49ers on Sunday at 4:25 p.m., it’s been another opportunity to revisit an impactful quarterback roster decision. The Patriots traded Jimmy Garoppolo — a New England second-round pick in 2014 — to the 49ers in 2017 for..." October 20

  • Bill Belichick: We all know Jimmy Garoppolo is a good player

    WEEI Boston "For the first time in his career, Bill Belichick will coach against Jimmy Garoppolo, the QB he traded to San Fransisco in 2017, as the 49ers will come to Gillette Stadium Sunday afternoon. Belichick was asked about Garoppolo during his appearance on Ordway, Merloni & Fauria Monday..." October 20

  • Jimmy Garoppolo felt more like himself on Sunday night

    49ers Webzone "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo spoke with reporters after the team's 24-16 win over the Los Angeles Rams. Here is everything he had to say. Transcript provided by the San Francisco 49ers Communications staff. I know you guys were..." October 19

  • Jimmy Garoppolo will start Week 6 for 49ers, one week after being benched while dealing with ankle injury

    CBS Sports "The San Francisco 49ers will have Jimmy Garoppolo as their starting quarterback this week, and he isn't expected to be limited by his ankle injury either. Garoppolo was not given an injury designation for Sunday's showdown against the Los Angeles Rams after..." October 17

  • Could the clock be ticking for Jimmy Garoppolo?

    CBS Sports "This time last year, the San Francisco 49ers were undefeated through the first five weeks of the regular season and were beginning their march to a 13-3 record (best in the NFC) and an appearance in Super Bowl LIV. While they didn't come away with a Lombardi Trophy, they..." October 14

  • Kyle Shanahan explains 49ers' decision to bench Jimmy Garoppolo for C.J. Beathard

    CBS Sports "The San Francisco 49ers got starting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo back this week after he missed two games due to injury, but he lasted just two quarters before head coach Kyle Shanahan opted to send him back to the bench. After the Miami Dolphins racked up 30..." October 12

  • Jimmy Garoppolo replaced at halftime after 2-INT outing

    The Score "The San Francisco 49ers replaced Jimmy Garoppolo with C.J. Beathard to start the second half Sunday after the starter threw two interceptions in the opening two quarters. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said the move was made "to protect Jimmy,"..." October 11

  • 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo returns to starting QB slot vs Dolphins

    Clutch Points "Jimmy Garoppolo will be back under center for the San Francisco 49ers after a two-week absence due to an ankle injury. Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan announced Garoppolo will be the starter for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins, per ESPN NFL Insider Adam..." October 09

  • 49ers hopeful, but unsure about Jimmy Garoppolo’s status

    NBC Sports Boston "  The 49ers have never needed Jimmy Garoppolo more. With their injured franchise quarterback watching from the sidelines, the 49ers fell 25-20 Sunday night against the lowly, injured Philadelphia Eagles.  Kyle Shanahan isn't making any guarantees..." October 05

  • Jimmy Garoppolo out again for 49ers

    Yahoo! Sports "For the second week in a row, Nick Mullens will be the starting quarterback for the 49ers. Jimmy Garoppolo will miss Sunday night’s game against the Eagles as he continues to recover from a Week Two ankle injury, the team has confirmed. Mullens, who played very..." October 02

  • Jimmy Garoppolo out of practice again

    Yahoo! Sports "49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan has left no doubt about the fact that Jimmy Garoppolo is the team’s starting quarterback when he’s healthy, but it’s looking more and more like that won’t be the case on Sunday night. Garoppolo was out of..." October 01

  • Nick Mullens over Jimmy Garoppolo? Kyle Shanahan: 'Scenario does not exist'

    Larry Brown Sports "Nick Mullens was very impressive filling in for an injured Jimmy Garoppolo, but it does not sound like there’s anything the backup can do to get the job permanently. Coach Kyle Shanahan was asked Wednesday if there was any way Mullens could permanently earn the starting job in..." September 30

  • Players who could be wearing new uniforms in 2021

    Sportsnaut "The 2020 NFL trade deadline is quickly approaching. It promises to be more active than in previous seasons with two additional teams slated to make the playoffs this coming January. Even if some of these players remain with their teams through the Nov. 3 deadline, there’s a..." September 29

  • 49ers’ Nick Mullens to start in place of Jimmy Garoppolo at Giants

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  Things will be a lot different this time around for quarterback Nick Mullens, as he returns to the 49ers' starting lineup. When Mullens last heard his name announced with the 49ers' starters, there were few expectations and no pressure as the team was..." September 25

  • 49ers Hall of Famer looking for Nick Mullens’ high risk, high reward type of throws

    Clutch Points "The San Francisco 49ers have announced that Nick Mullens will be taking over as the starter under center in Week 3 with Jimmy Garoppolo sidelined with a high ankle sprain. Hall of Famer Steve Young is anxious to see what kind of adjustments head coach Kyle Shanahan makes..." September 24

  • No practice for Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle limited

    Draftkings Nation "The San Francisco 49ers are back at practice on Wednesday to open Week 3, and tight end George Kittle is expected to return in limited fashion, according to Jennifer Chan. Kyle Shanahan met with the media before practice and confirmed the..." September 23

  • Jimmy Garoppolo may be able to play in Week 3 despite ankle injury

    Larry Brown Sports "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is dealing with a high ankle sprain, but has a chance to play in Week 3. Coach Kyle Shanahan said Garoppolo’s ankle injury is not that serious, and he is considered week-to-week. Shanahan left the door open to Garoppolo playing in..." September 21

  • The 49ers appear to be cursed in 2020

    Draftkings Nation "The San Francisco 49ers might think they’re a cursed franchise. Sure, they thumped the New York Jets in Week 2 and have a solidly deep roster to compete for a playoff berth in 2020. But the way the past 48 hours have gone, it’s reasonable for them to think..." September 21

  • 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo, Raheem Mostert Leave Jets Game with Injuries

    Heavy "When it rains, it pours, and the San Francisco 49ers are without an umbrella. After losing starting defensive linemen Nick Bosa and Solomon Thomas in the first half, the 49ers started the second half of their Week 2 matchup with the New York Jets without..." September 20

  • Jimmy Garoppolo to miss Week 3 with high-ankle sprain

    Sportsnaut "49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan noted after Sunday’s win against the Jets that Garoppolo suffered a high-ankle sprain. It’s typically a multi-week injury. Nick Mullens will get the start Week 3 against the Giants. The San Francisco 49ers just can’t catch a..." September 20

  • Is Jimmy Garoppolo going through his reads too quickly?

    Pro Football Talk "An interesting question arose during 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan’s Friday press conference regarding quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and the speed through which he goes through his progression of eligible receivers. The question was inspired by Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young,..." September 18

  • Kyle Shanahan: Jimmy Garoppolo has to play better

    49ers Webzone "There's plenty of blame to go around for the 49ers' 24-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, but one place the team will need to find some answers in a hurry is on offense, particularly in the passing game. On the surface, the numbers the 49ers put up through the..." September 14

  • Jerry Rice Says Jimmy G Is Better Than Dak Prescott, 'Just Going To Call It'

    TMZ "Jimmy Garoppolo is hands-down better than Dak Prescott ... so says Jerry Rice -- who claims if the Cowboys star QB was in the 49ers' offense, he wouldn't be nearly as good as Garoppolo!! The NFL's G.O.A.T. wide receiver made the bold statement..." September 01

  • 49ers DE Nick Bosa drops comforting words for Jimmy Garoppolo about new teammate Trent Williams

    Clutch Points "San Francisco 49ers defensive end Nick Bosa just gave Trent Williams a ringing endorsement to quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Following practice on Friday, Bosa was seen talking to Garoppolo, with both players reportedly looking in disbelief (per NBC Sports). When asked what he..." August 21

  • Richard Sherman Confirms Jimmy Garoppolo is Handsome

    MSN.com "Richard Sherman and the San Francisco 49ers are heading into a critical season after falling short in Super Bowl LIV. Anyone who watched the Niners in 2019 knows their offense must improve if they want to get over the hump and bring home the Lombardi Trophy. Well on Friday, Sherman gave an..." August 21

  • John Lynch: Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle have “linebacker approach” to their positions

    Niners Nation "General manager John Lynch followed Kyle Shanahan and George Lynch after practice to discuss Kittle’s deal, and much more. I’m just wondering, with TE George Kittle’s contract, the amount that he brings to the team, the importance he has to the..." August 17

  • Jimmy Garoppolo not wearing knee brace

    San Jose Mercury News "Jimmy Garoppolo’s trustry knee brace preserved his comeback last season on the 49ers’ Super Bowl path. So far this training camp, no brace. Now, keep in mind that the 49ers have only done walk-through workouts and conditioning exercises since last week, and that..." August 11

  • 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo unfazed by criticism after Super Bowl

    ABC7 "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo broke his offseason silence Tuesday and said that he was unfazed by criticism he received after Super Bowl LIV. After the Niners' fourth-quarter implosion against theKansas City Chiefsin the Super Bowl, Garoppolo..." August 05

  • The one area Jimmy Garoppolo is impressed with his 49ers receiving corps

    Clutch Points "The San Francisco 49ers have added some speed to their wide receiving corps in recent seasons and Jimmy Garoppolo appreciates it. During a Zoom call with reporters, Garoppolo spoke about the one area where he is impressed with the 49ers wide receivers heading into the 2020..." August 04

  • Jimmy Garoppolo Speaks on Lessons Learned From 49ers Teammates in 2020

    Heavy "2020 has seen many players speak on social justice and change, and the San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo are no different. From players like corner Richard Sherman to wide receiver Kendrick Bourne Jr., various 49ers have spoke..." July 11

  • The biggest contracts in NFL history

    CBS Sports "The Kansas City Chiefs didn't just lock up their franchise quarterback by reportedly extending Patrick Mahomes on a 10-year deal Monday. They also guaranteed that the reigning Super Bowl MVP will reportedly be the NFL's newest highest-paid player-- and..." July 06

  • 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo Was Most-Blitzed QB in 2019 NFL Season

    Heavy "Jimmy Garoppolo played his first full-season for the San Francisco 49ers in 2019. He also happened to face more blitzes than any other quarterback in the league. A recent stat from Pro Football Focus showed that Jimmy G faced extra pass-rushers more often than any..." June 23

  • Jimmy Garoppolo was unfazed by team’s consideration of Tom Brady

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Despite leading the 49ers to a Super Bowl berth in his first full season as a starter, Jimmy Garoppolo has been a polarizing topic this offseason, with many wondering if the 49ers should have tried to replace him with Tom Brady or make a change at quarterback next offseason if things don't..." June 16

  • Jimmy Garoppolo’s future in San Francisco not set in stone

    49ers Webzone "NBC Sports analyst Chris Simms this week revealed that he has San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo ranked at No. 20 on his list of the NFL's 40 best signal-callers. What followed, as is the case with almost any ranking, was a little debate. After all, Simms sandwiched..." June 12

  • Jimmy Garoppolo Has Organized Player-Run Workouts

    Inside The 49 "Jimmy Garoppolo has worked with teammates since April, organizing and running the informal throwing sessions. Jalen Hurd, Trent Taylor, Dante Pettis, Shawn Poindexter, Kendrick Bourne, Brandon Aiyuk and Kyle Juszczyk are among those who have taken part in some or all of the..." June 12

  • Brandon Aiyuk gets on the field with Jimmy Garoppolo

    San Francisco Chronicle "Rookie wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk’s I’m-really-in-the-NFL moment arrived Wednesday ... at a college stadium. Seven weeks after he was drafted, the 49ers’ first-round pick took part in his first on-field work with quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and a group of other..." June 12

  • Can Jimmy Garoppolo Replicate the Secrets of His Success?

    Bleacher Report "When trying to figure out how good any quarterback really is, it's easy to get trapped in football's chicken-or-egg conundrum: Should credit go to the quarterback, to the supporting cast, or to the coach and system? That's especially true when trying to determine..." June 09

  • Kyle Shanahan Believes Jimmy Garoppolo Can Be One of the Best Quarterbacks Ever

    The Big Lead "The San Francisco 49ers made the Super Bowl in Jimmy Garoppolo's first full season as a starter. Of course, they mainly got to the Super Bowl because of a dominant running attack. Still, there's reason to be optimistic about Jimmy G's future. Really, extremely, very optimistic..." June 05

  • Trent Taylor “back to doing all my normal stuff” in workouts with Jimmy Garoppolo

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Trent Taylor was a popular target for Jimmy Garoppolo when Garoppolo took over as the 49ers quarterback in the 2017 season, but injuries have kept Taylor from building on that rapport. Garoppolo tore his ACL early in the 2018 season and Taylor missed..." June 03

  • Trent Williams: I know importance of having good QB, Jimmy Garoppolo is one

    NBC Sports Washington "Trent Williams has been named to seven Pro Bowls, but hasn’t exactly played with a lot of championship-caliber quarterbacks. Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins were the closest thing Williams got to consistent quarterback play during his nine seasons in Washington. The 49ers..." June 02

  • This Stat Proves Jimmy Garoppolo is Far Better Than We Give Him Credit For

    12 Up "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo took some heat after his team went down in the Super Bowl. One missed deep pass late in the fourth quarter could have been the difference between winning and losing. But Garoppolo's season was about more than just one..." May 26

  • Why Jarrett Stidham's development will be key in determining success of Patriots' Jimmy Garoppolo trade

    CBS Sports "As if Jarrett Stidham needed any more pressure heading into 2020.   After the New England Patriots saw Tom Brady head south to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in free agency and didn't do much of anything over the subsequent weeks in free..." May 15

  • Richard Sherman: Foolish to blame Jimmy Garoppolo for Super Bowl loss

    Sacramento Bee "Richard Sherman has heard the criticism of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo surrounding the 49ers’ loss in the Super Bowl. Needless to say, the star cornerback doesn’t agree with it. “It’s just barber shop talk. It’s just something to have..." May 07

  • What Kyle Shanahan said to Jimmy Garoppolo after the 49ers considered signing Tom Brady

    Boston "In March, the 49ers briefly considered pursuing Tom Brady in free agency. Yet with former Brady backup Jimmy Garoppolo already installed as the team’s high-priced, Super Bowl quarterback, San Francisco quickly moved away from any plan to sign the..." May 01