Arik Armstead goes to I.R. with a broken hand

The 49ers just announced Arik Armstead is on the Injured Reserve list with a broken hand which will require surgery. Armstead, 23, appeared to injure his left hand with eight minutes left in the second quarter Sunday against the Redskins. Before his final play, he gingerly placed his left hand on the ground while assuming his four-point stance. After the play, he grabbed his left hand while it hung from…

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49ers sticking with rookie C.J. Beathard to start rest of 2017 season

SANTA CLARA — Rookie C.J. Beathard will be the 49ers’ starting quarterback for the remainder of the season, head coach Kyle Shanahan confirmed Monday at his press conference. Beathard replaced Brian Hoyer as the starter with 6:39 left in the second quarter during the 49ers’ 26-24 loss to the Redskins on Sunday. At that point in the game, the 49ers were trailing 17-0. “I could see the way the game…

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Report: The 49ers are “shopping” NaVorro Bowman

SANTA CLARA The 49ers are trying to trade veteran linebacker NaVorro Bowman, according to Adam Schefter. 49ers shopping LB NaVorro Bowman, and there are teams interested, sources tell ESPN. His time in SF soon could come to an end. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 13, 2017 This is the right move. Ray Ray Armstrong is better than NaVorro Bowman, and Reuben Foster is coming back from his ankle injury. Armstrong…

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