2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
2-3, 3rd in NFC West
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2dNick Wagoner

Garoppolo returns; Lance, 2 others out for 49ers

San Francisco QB Jimmy Garoppolo will return to the starting lineup on Sunday, but the 49ers will be without several key players against the Indianapolis Colts, including backup QB Trey Lance.

Injuries will doom 49ers vs. Colts (1:01)
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Lindsey Thiry ESPN 

NFC West roundtable: Breaking down the quarterback situations for the Cardinals, Seahawks, 49ers and Rams.

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13dNick Wagoner

'Some good, some bad' in Lance's first 49ers start

San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback Trey Lance gave his first NFL start a strikingly similar review to his performance in the second half of last week's loss to Seattle: "Some good, some bad again."

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

49ers inactives: QB Jimmy Garoppolo (calf), CB K'Waun Williams (calf), CB Ambry Thomas, G Aaron Banks, WR Jauan Jennings, DT Zach Kerr, CB Buster Skrine

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16dNick Wagoner

Lance gets start in place of injured Garoppolo

San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback Trey Lance will make his first NFL start Sunday against the undefeated Cardinals in place of injured Jimmy Garoppolo, coach Kyle Shanahan said Friday.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

TE George Kittle is listed as doubtful for Sunday

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Jimmy Garoppolo officially out Sunday vs. Arizona. Trey Lance will make his first NFL start.

Should Trey Lance be the Niners' starter the rest of the season? (0:59)
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Team Stats

Passing Yards246.213th
Rushing Yards122.012th
Points For23.417th
Points Against23.816th