While 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan has stated there isn’t a plan as to when to play Jimmy Garoppolo as of but, the choice might have been taken out of his palms had the thumb damage sustained by quarterback C.J. Beathard on Sunday towards the New York Giants been important.
However, Beathard managed to complete the sport and is predicted to be advantageous following the workforce’s bye this week.
“Pretty banged up,” Shanahan stated of Beathard on Monday. “He’ll be sore throughout this week. It will definitely help to let him get some rest. Nothing is broken or anything but making sure no one runs into it over the next week will help and it should be better next week.”
Beathard was injured on an 11-yard landing run within the fourth quarter. He stayed within the sport to shine off the 49ers first victory of the season, throwing for 288 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. He additionally rushed 5 instances for 15 yards and a landing.
The 49ers will host the Seattle Seahawks of their subsequent sport after the bye.