Jimmy Garoppolo's Season Is Over After Reportedly Tearing His ACL

Twitter reacts to Jimmy Garoppolo injury news

Twitter reacts to Jimmy Garoppolo injury news

Jimmy Garoppolo's addition last season immediately turned around the fortunes of the San Francisco 49ers.

The 49ers suffered not one, but two losses Sunday in Kansas City.




That's a wrap on Jimmy Garoppolo's 2018 season. After spending several minutes down on the field and then being evaluated on the sideline, the 26-year-old was eventually taken to the San Francisco locker room on the back of a cart. He completed 60 percent of his passes for 718 yards, five touchdowns and three interceptions before getting hurt on Sunday. The Niners struggled with Beathard last season before the midseason addition of Garoppolo changed their fortunes. "I've been through an ACL [injury], and it just sucks". His loss is a crushing blow for the Niners, who just signed the 26-year-old to the richest contract in National Football League history this offseason and now must turn to backup quarterback C.J. Beathard to salvage their season.

Beathard started five games as a rookie past year, completing 54.9 percent of his passes with four touchdowns, six interceptions, 19 sacks, 6.4 yards per attempt and a 69.2 passer rating that was second lowest in the NFL.

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