After Deebo Samuel’s touchdown, Matt Stafford developed a pace in a relatively clean pocket, finding Van Jefferson for a 33-yard completion and bringing the Rams back to San Francisco territory.
TOUCHDOWN ALERT: After a 12-yard Brandon Aiyuk finish, Deebo Samuel takes over in the end zone for an 8-yard touchdown run, giving the 49ers a 21-7 lead.
In the 3rd and 7th, Jimmy Garoppolo, facing pressure from Von Miller and Aaron Donald on the right side, entered a high pass that Deebo Samuel circled and chased after the capture for a long time.
INJURY ALERT: Jaylon Moore (knee) is questionable to return to the right tackle. Tom Compton, who replaced Mike McGlinchey last week, is currently.
TOUCHDOWN ALERT: Matthew Stafford found Tyler Higbee in the middle for a touchdown on 3rd down with Fred Warner on cover, reducing San Francisco’s lead to 14-7.
Matthew Stafford finds Cooper Kupp wide open for a 29-yard pickup after miscommunication between K’Waun Williams and Josh Norman, placing Los Angeles in the heart of San Francisco territory.
QUARTERLY ALERT: At the end of the first quarter, the 49ers lead 14-0 thanks to two interceptions from Jimmie Ward, which are his first since 2016. Ward’s two interceptions tonight are his career tally. Although he has been hampered by a rib injury all week, Josh Norman is here tonight facing Emmanuel Moseley at the border.
SCORE ALERT: After an abandoned interception by Emmanuel Moseley, Jimmie Ward catches Tyler Higbee’s deflection for a 27-yard pick to give the 49ers a 14-0 lead.
SCORE ALERT: In the 3rd and 6th inside the red zone, Jimmy Garoppolo managed a pass for George Kittle for an eight-yard touchdown, capping an 18-game, 93-yard practice lasting over 11 minutes to give the 49ers a 7-0 lead.
Using a variety of running backs, the 49ers went the distance on a long, grueling opening practice, and are inside the red zone halfway through the first quarter.
Jeff Wilson Jr. made his first run of the season on the 49ers’ opening drive, gaining five yards, as San Francisco began its opening drive with three straight runs after the interception.
TURNOVER ALERT: On a pass intended for Odell Beckham Jr., Matthew Stafford was intercepted by Jimmie Ward, who returned from injury this week, while the 49ers forced a turn-over on the opening drive.
Trey Sermon, the 49ers’ third-round pick, is expected to be the third running back on the depth chart Monday, behind Jeff Wilson Jr., who did not record a snapshot last weekend after being activated off IR . With Jaylon Moore, Talanoa Hufanga is set to start for a safe second week in a row, this time facing starter Jimmie Ward, as the rookie looks to bounce back from last week’s poor performance against the Arizona Cardinals.
Once the inactive are confirmed, the 49ers will dress all eight of their rookie class for Monday night’s game against the Rams. Aaron Banks gets the green light on McKivitz, while rookie offensive lineman Jaylon Moore is expected to start in the right tackle.
The 49ers have listed their inactive for the game: CB Dre Kirkpatrick, RB JaMycal Hasty, OL Colton McKivitz and DT Maurice Hurst.
The Rams’ notable assets are their two new additions: WR Odell Beckham Jr., signed earlier this week, and LB Von Miller, who was traded on the Broncos deadline. Woods, who suffered an ACL tear on Friday, is out for the season
The Rams have listed their inactive for the game: WR Robert Woods, QB Bryce Perkins, CB Dont’e Deayon, TE Brycen Hopkins, OL Tremayne Anchrum Jr., OL Alaric Jackson and LB Chris Garrett.
GAME ALERT 4th Quarter: The Arizona Cardinals under Colt McCoy beat the 49ers 31-17 to cap a disappointing defensive performance, placing the 49ers 3-5 on the season. TURNOVER ALERT: To essentially wrap up this game, Jimmy Garoppolo throws an interception at Budda Baker on a pitch aimed at Deebo Samuel, giving Arizona the ball by two scores. After burning 4:51 off the clock, the Cardinals are finally forced to kick, as the 49ers take over with 3:32 remaining in the 4th quarter, down from 31-17. SCORE ALERT: After Tom Compton blows up another pass protection rep, forcing a 49ers in 4th place, Robbie Gould connects with a 26-yard field goal, cutting off Arizona’s lead at
The San Francisco 49ers prepare to face the Los Angeles Rams on Monday night. Head Coach Kyle Shanahan spoke to reporters after today’s practice. Here is all he had to say. Transcript provided by San Francisco 49ers communications staff. Opening comments: “Alright guys, injuries. [DL Maurice] Mo Hurst is out. [RB JaMycal] Haste came out. [WR Mohamed] Sanu [Sr.] is outside. [S] Tavon Wilson is absent. [CB Dre] Kirkpatrick is out. [DB] Jimmie Ward is questionable, [CB] Josh Norman, doubtful and [DL] Arden Key is questionable. âWith Kirkpatrick being out, does that put the two rookie cornerbacks in uniform for Monday?â Yes. âHow is DL Arik Armstead doing
The San Francisco 49ers entered the Week 10 game against the Los Angeles Rams without wide receiver Mohamed Sanu (knee) and defenseman Tavon Wilson (foot). Both were placed on the injured list today. Below are the 49ers-Rams in-game injury updates. RT Jaylon Moore Moore left the game in the first half due to a knee injury. The 49ers announced that the rookie offensive lineman was “questionable” to return. Moore has been replaced by Tom
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch joined KNBR this morning. He provided the following injury updates ahead of the team’s Week 9 game against the Arizona Cardinals. RB Elijah Mitchell (rib) Mitchell trained in a non-contact blue jersey on Thursday after missing Wednesday’s session. Will it be available on Sunday? “I think today is extremely important [for Mitchell]Lynch said. âAnd when you have to deal with something he’s dealing with, with ribs, every day, 24 hours is a long time. And then it becomes a kind of pain tolerance. “The young man is playing so well for us. We hope to have him. Otherwise, we are well equipped.” RB Jeff Wilson Jr.