Franchise head coach Kyle Shanahan declined to comment on whether Jimmy Garoppolo or Trey Lance will command his team’s offense.
We are exactly two weeks away from the official start of the 2021 season of the National Football League (NFL), and there are not a few teams that are clarifying their panorama, in terms of defining starting players such as the quarterback, a trend in which they have not wanted to enter San Francisco 49ers.
And the reason ends up being almost logical, since currently the Santa Clara team has in its ranks two top-level players for that position, led by Jimmy Garoppolo, which is in his fifth year, and the one chosen in the last Draft, as Trey lance.
Before the departure of the third quarterback, Josh rosen to the Atlanta Falcons, the 49ers coach, Kyle shanahan You must define between the two options mentioned above at your quarterback headline, something that he did not want to reveal at a press conference.
Garoppolo or Lance ?: The 49ers definition
“I have a very good idea about it.; but, as you can see with everything, I don’t know our schedule in a couple of days. So, I’ve always had a really good idea.. But there are many days between now and then, in all positions “explained the strategist.
Faced with Shanahan’s explanation, Garoppolo went out to talk to the media and when asked about these sayings, he replied that “I have a very good idea; I’m very happy with where I am now and just the offense as a whole. Kyle is the man in charge. He will make the decision“.
Thus, everything seems to indicate that the former New England Patriots He will command the 49ers offense in NFL 2021, although with what was observed in the preseason, Lance’s option should not be ruled out in case it gives them a better chance of winning games.