The discuss surrounding Dallas’s mishaps in Sunday’s wild-card loss to the the 49ers has crammed Monday’s headlines, however one fourth-quarter blunder practically value San Francisco its victory.
Main 23–17 with 40 seconds left within the fourth quarter, the 49ers tried to execute a quarterback sneak on fourth-and-1 from the Dallas 38-yard line that may have successfully ended the sport. Nevertheless, quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo did not enable offensive lineman Trent Williams sufficient time to get set as he moved down the road.
The penalty led to a 49ers subsequent punt, permitting the Cowboys to take over earlier than their ill-fated and controversial closing drive.
After the sport, when requested for a proof, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan mentioned Garoppolo could have been too keen with the possibility to finish the sport.
“We simply shifted to an unbalanced [formation],” Shanahan mentioned per NBC Sports Bay Area. “It was on the silent rely and it was quarterback sneak all the way in which, however Jimmy bought actually excited due to the look. Didn’t let Trent get set. He’s bought to let him get set.”
“It ended up not being an issue although, would have been a wrestle to reply that one if it was.”
When instructed what his coach mentioned, Garoppolo laughed off Shanahan’s brutal honesty.
“Kyle mentioned that?” Garoppolo mentioned. “Yeah, I imply that’s just about what occurred.”
Shanahan additionally mentioned Garoppolo sprained his shoulder within the second quarter on Sunday, however that the quarterback ought to be capable to observe this week.
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