Jimmy Garoppolo is still the starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, but the Trey Lance questions were inevitable. Garoppolo practiced alongside the North Dakota State rookie Wednesday morning before addressing the team’s QB situation for the first time at training camp. San Francisco traded up to select Lance with the No. 3 pick of April’s draft, immediately raising significant questions about Garoppolo’s future with the team.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance signed his rookie contract Wednesday morning ahead of the team’s first practice of training camp. Lance practiced Wednesday and looked sharp, impressing coach Kyle Shanahan with a pair of deep balls to Deebo Samuel and George Kittle. “It was the right spot to go with the ball both times,” Shanahan noted.
How Kyle Shanahan navigates a QB controversy is the main issue for the 49ers.