St Nick CLARA, Calif. – – — After the shock of losing beginning quarterback Three pointer Spear to a season-finishing injury wore off, the San Francisco 49ers looked acquainted with Jimmy Garoppolo back at quarterback.
Garoppolo tossed a score pass on his most memorable full drive in the wake of swapping Spear and ran for one more score to assist the San Francisco 49ers with beating the Seattle Seahawks 27-7 on Sunday.
“Very much like riding a bicycle,” Garoppolo said. “It felt better to be back out there. Feel awful for Three pointer. I’ve been on that side of it. This association is intense. That sucks for him.”
Spear broke his right lower leg on the second drive of the game, a season-finishing injury for the 22-year-old who was given the keys to San Francisco’s offense this season. He was removed the field on a truck, his harmed lower leg in an air cast.
Mentor Kyle Shanahan said after the game that Spear would require a medical procedure and will miss the remainder of the time.
“It’s intense,” Shanahan said. “You feel for somebody so awful. It’s a miserable second. In any case, you lack the opportunity to stay there and consider it. You need to return right once again to the game. Folks worked really hard of that.”
That set up for Garoppolo to come in and recover the work he held for a large portion of the beyond four seasons as the astonishing choice to keep Garoppolo on a decreased agreement delivered almost quick profits for the Niners.
He finished his first five passes in quite a while first game since last season’s NFC title game, including a 38-yard score pass to Ross Dwelley that put San Francisco (1-1) up 13-0.
“I thought Jimmy looked perfect and it seemed like Niners football,” fullback Kyle Juszczyk said. “We’ve been doing this thing for a considerable length of time. Jimmy’s been around for quite a while. When it’s all said and done, props to him for simply being such an expert and being all set.”
The Niners generally drifted from that point as the Seahawks (1-1) looked rather level six days after their close to home, season-opening triumph over previous quarterback Russell Wilson and the Mustangs.
Geno Smith went 24 for 30 for 198 yards and an interference. Seattle likewise had a stunt play close to the objective line misfire for one more turnover and scrambled for just 35 yards on the day.
“All in all a separation over time,” mentor Pete Carroll. “This association simply reminds you how you get lowered. We did nothing like we needed to now at the line of scrimmage, on one or the other side of the ball.”
Spear assumed control over the beginning position this season from Garoppolo in the wake of being drafted third in general in 2021. San Francisco exchanged three first-round picks to climb nine spots to take Spear, making a significant interest in him.
Spear spent his tenderfoot season generally on the seat watching Garoppolo as the Niners went the whole way to the NFC title game prior to losing to the Rams.
San Francisco wanted to exchange Garoppolo this offseason yet couldn’t after he went through shoulder a medical procedure in Spring.
Garoppolo stayed on the program however didn’t rehearse with the group by any means during instructional course, tossing on his own on a side field, prior to consenting to return as a reinforcement on a decreased agreement.
“I’m agreeable here,” Garoppolo said. “The players, the plan, everything, the storage space. It’s agreeable. I knew all about it. I’m not saying I realized this planned to occur, however I was prepared for this in the event that it worked out.”
Garoppolo went 13 for 21 for 154 yards and the TD. He chilled the game with a 1-yard sneak late in the final quarter.
The Seahawks got on the board in the second from last quarter thanks to their unique groups. Tariq Woolen obstructed a 20-yard field objective endeavor by Robbie Gould, and Michael Jackson scooped it up and ran 86 yards for the score.
Dwelley had an important day in offense and unique groups. Alongside the TD get from Garoppolo, Dwelly likewise recuperated a blundered dropkick after Tarvarius Moore drove blocker Xavier Crawford into returner Tyler Lockett.
Dwelley was the principal player in the NFL to get a TD pass and recuperate a mishandle by the rival in a similar game since partner Kyle Juszczyk did it against Atlanta on Dec. 15, 2019.
That recuperation set up Juszczyk’s 1-yard run that it 20-0 at the half.
The Seahawks required a stunt play in the second quarter that they promptly lamented. Emcee Dallas took a handoff following an immediate snap to Kenneth Walker III and attempted to compel a pass into the end zone to DK Metcalf. Charvarius Ward was not too far off for his most memorable interference for San Francisco.
Seahawks: DL Shelby Harris (glute) left the game in the primary half and didn’t return. … G Damien Lewis (thigh) additionally got injured and didn’t return.
49ers: TE Tyler Kroft (knee) left the game in the final part and didn’t return.