Latest Jimmy Garoppolo News

49ers not optimistic about possible Garoppolo return

Dec. 07, 2022 16:24 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are not counting on getting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo back for a possible playoff run even after getting the favorable news that he wouldn't require surgery on his broken left foot. “There’s that way outside chance late in...

Tom Brady gives Bucs some breathing room in tight NFC South

Dec. 06, 2022 17:07 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady still has a knack for pulling off the improbable. The seven-time Super Bowl champion’s NFL-record 44th fourth-quarter comeback enabled the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to avoid falling two games under .500 and create a little breathing room for themselves...

49ers' fortunes now rest on right arm of rookie Brock Purdy

Dec. 05, 2022 19:57 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The challenge facing the San Francisco 49ers after quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo went down with a season-ending foot injury is all too familiar. The hope in San Francisco is a more talented roster will be enough to help carry fearless rookie Brock Purdy the...

Panthers waive struggling QB Mayfield, a former No. 1 pick

Dec. 05, 2022 13:50 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The short-lived Baker Mayfield era is over in Carolina. The Panthers waived the struggling quarterback on Monday after the 2018 No. 1 draft pick asked for his release. Mayfield would be subject to waivers and become a free agent if he goes unclaimed. ...

49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo out for season with broken left foot

Dec. 05, 2022 00:07 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers lost quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to a season-ending left foot injury Sunday, dealing a big blow to one of the NFL's top teams. Garoppolo got hurt on the opening drive of a 33-17 win over the Miami Dolphins and will need to undergo...

Purdy, defense lead 49ers past Fins; Garoppolo breaks foot

Dec. 04, 2022 21:50 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins hit San Francisco's vaunted defense with a 75-yard haymaker on the opening play and then watched 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo leave with a season-ending foot injury. Everything was set up for another win for the streaking Dolphins,...

McCaffrey returns to practice for short-handed 49ers

Dec. 01, 2022 21:24 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers lost one of their key running backs to a knee injury, but got much better news about their other one. Christian McCaffrey returned to practice Thursday after dealing with some “knee irritation” during last week's win over New...

Dolphins visit 49ers in matchup of division leaders

Dec. 01, 2022 18:31 PM EST

MIAMI (8-3) at SAN FRANCISCO (7-4) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: 49ers by 3 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dolphins 5-5-1, 49ers 6-5 SERIES RECORD: Dolphins lead 8-6 LAST MEETING: Dolphins beat 49ers...

49ers DE Nick Bosa provides reason for concern for Dolphins

Nov. 30, 2022 19:56 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Miami coach Mike McDaniel spent enough time with Nick Bosa during his time as an assistant in San Francisco to know what he'll be dealing with on Sunday when he faces his former team for the first time. Bosa has developed into one of the top pass rushers...

Bills-Patriots kick off week filled with playoff-type games

Nov. 30, 2022 15:56 PM EST

Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills head to New England looking for their first division win of the season. Week 13 is loaded with several playoff-type matchups, starting with the Bills (8-3) visiting the Patriots (6-5) on Thursday night. Five other games on Sunday also feature winning...