San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo went just 1-for-six for zero yards and an interception on Monday evening in his very first game given that suffering a season-ending knee injury final September.
Garoppolo completed the evening — which ended with a 24-15 victory more than the Denver Broncos — with a . passer rating.
“Definitely [I’m] a small frustrated,” Garappolo mentioned just after the game. “But it really is the NFL, however we never get to play the complete game. … You want you could be out there for additional so you could bounce back. … It is what it is. It really is the preseason ideal now, so you just gotta take it in stride.”
Garoppolo’s very first pass was knocked down and his second was intercepted as he faced stress. His third pass was tipped and cornerback De’Vante Bausby broke up his fourth try.
In the subsequent series, the 27-year-old QB was pressured into an incompletion from his finish zone prior to he lastly completed a screen pass to operating back Matt Breida, who was corralled at the San Francisco six for no obtain.
C.J. Beathard replaced Garoppolo in the subsequent series.
The 49ers signed Garoppolo to a 5-year, $137 million contract final year. Just after a promising get started to this season, the Eastern Illinois solution tore his ACL in a Week three game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Garoppolo, having said that, did not blame Monday night’s functionality on his knee.
“I wasn’t considering about it, so I was content about that,” Garoppolo mentioned. “It did not bother me as well significantly.”
The Linked Press contributed to this report.