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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo went just one-for-six for zero yards and an interception on Monday night in his first sport due to the fact suffering a period-ending knee personal injury very last September.
Garoppolo completed the night — which finished with a 24-15 victory about the Denver Broncos — with a . passer rating.
“Certainly [I’m] a minimal annoyed,” Garappolo explained immediately after the activity. “But it is the NFL, sadly we never get to play the full recreation. … You want you could be out there for extra so you could bounce back again. … It is what it is. It is really the preseason suitable now, so you just gotta get it in stride.”
Garoppolo’s initial go was knocked down and his next was intercepted as he confronted strain. His third pass was tipped and cornerback De’Vante Bausby broke up his fourth attempt.
In the future series, the 27-yr-old QB was pressured into an incompletion from his conclusion zone prior to he eventually done a screen go to functioning back again Matt Breida, who was corralled at the San Francisco six for no acquire.
C.J. Beathard replaced Garoppolo in the up coming series.
The 49ers signed Garoppolo to a 5-calendar year, $137 million deal previous 12 months. After a promising start to this year, the Jap Illinois product or service tore his ACL in a Week 3 video game in opposition to the Kansas Town Chiefs.
Garoppolo, even so, did not blame Monday night’s performance on his knee.
“I wasn’t wondering about it, so I was delighted about that,” Garoppolo claimed. “It didn’t bother me far too much.”
The Associated Press contributed to this report.