Tight finish George Kittle shall be lively towards the Cardinals, based on 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan. Kittle hasn’t performed since Week 8, when he injured his foot, and he was anticipated to overlook the rest of the season.
Kittle was faraway from the IR final week, however he didn’t play within the 49ers’ 41-33 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
The Athletic reported that Shanahan stated Kittle often is the healthiest participant on the staff, however he shall be on a “pitch depend.”
A 12 months after making the Tremendous Bowl, the 49ers have been hit with the harm bug all season lengthy.
Not solely did San Francisco lose Kittle, however defensive ends Nick Bosa and Solomon Thomas have been misplaced for the season with ACL accidents, and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo has been battling accidents as properly.
The 49ers will begin third-string quarterback C.J. Beathard after backup Nick Mullens suffered an injured proper elbow that might result in Tommy John surgical procedure.