The San Francisco 49ers don’t appear to be in too much of a hurry to make the move from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.
The NFL’s midfield carousel has been spinning since the Los Angeles Rams won the Super Bowl. Despite all the movement around the league and the teams receiving their new quarterbacks, one name that is expected to be traded remains with the organization. It’s Jimmy Garoppolo of the San Francisco 49ers who looks set to be transferred to a new team this season.
According to NBC Sports Bay Area’s Matt Maiocco, the 49 athletes will be patient and “look like they’re going to hold onto Jimmy Garoppolo for a while,” to see if a commercial offer is sent their way when Garoppolo’s. recovering from shoulder surgery or not.
49ers ‘seems capable’ of holding on to Jimmy Garoppolo
After all the moves, like Russell Wilson to the Denver Broncos, Carson Wentz to the Washington Commanders, Deshaun Watson to the Cleveland Browns, and Matt Ryan to the Indianapolis Colts, there weren’t many landing spots for Garoppolo. There could be a path for the veteran to be traded elsewhere after the NFL Draft, depending on which team uses a high draft pick for a quarterback.
Garoppolo has had his fair share of injuries this past season, including tearing a ligament in his right thumb. Despite his illness, Garoppolo played well enough for the 49ers to earn a spot in the NFC Championship Game.
The thing is, Garoppolo’s time in San Francisco is limited, as Trey Lance is bound to take over as starter, considering how much draft capital they’ve surrendered in exchange for a second overall pick. three last year.
Garoppolo has one year left on his contract, where he brings in a $26.95 million cap.
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