LA said it won’t play its main players, but that won’t lessen the pressure on a handful of 49ers players.
Defensive coordinator Robert Saleh’s squad made impressive gains after the bye week but also displayed its weaknesses.
‘I think he can be even more explosive and more violent when he hits with proper technique,’ the team’s defensive coordinator said.
The Rams represent what the 49ers aspire to, an elite team. After winning only four games last season, the Rams turned things around fast.
SANTA CLARA – Here are the 49ers’ grades after their 44-33 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. QUARTERBACK: A-minus. Coming into the game, the best performance by a quarterback against the Jaguars defense was from Jared Goff. He completed 11 of 21 passes, threw for 124 yards and one touchdown and his quarterback rating was 86.2. Garoppolo obliterated that performance. He completed 21 of 30 passes, threw for 242 yards, two…
The Jaguars’ rise happened quickly. Last season, their record was 3-13. And from 2011 to 2016, their record was 22-74.
Only one player — fullback Kyle Juszczyk — made the Pro Bowl, but several were named alternates and others were outright snubs.
At his Wednesday press conference, 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo discussed what he thinks when he stands at the line of scrimmage, the challenge the Jaguars defense poses and if he sees himself playing for the 49ers long term.
At his Wednesday press conference, 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan discussed the Jaguars, the Garoppolo Effect and the possibility his quarterback tipped plays against the Titans last week.