49ers coach Kyle Shanahan says quarterback Brock Purdy started having signs on the aircraft trip again from Minnesota, after 22-17 loss on Monday Night time Soccer; Purdy can nonetheless clear the protocol forward of Sunday’s recreation in opposition to the visiting Cincinnati Bengals; “He does have sufficient time”
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San Francisco 49ers beginning quarterback Brock Purdy is within the concussion protocol after experiencing signs post-game on Monday.
49ers coach Kyle Shanahan instructed reporters Purdy started having signs on the aircraft trip again from Minnesota, a 22-17 loss on “Monday Night time Soccer.”
Backup QB Sam Darnold will take first-team reps, although Purdy is allowed to take part in some parts of Wednesday’s walkthrough, Shanahan mentioned. It is doable, nonetheless, that Purdy can clear the protocol forward of Sunday’s recreation in opposition to the visiting Cincinnati Bengals (3-3).
“He does have sufficient time,” Shanahan mentioned. “Simply has to undergo the method.”
Purdy performed all the recreation in opposition to the Vikings, and Shanahan mentioned it is unclear when precisely Purdy may need suffered the harm.
He threw for 272 yards with a landing and two interceptions within the loss. Purdy is finishing 67.9 per cent of his passes for 1,668 yards, 11 TDs and three interceptions on the season.
The 49ers signed Darnold, the 2018 draft’s No. 3 total choose, as a free agent in March. He beat out Trey Lance for the backup place throughout coaching camp.
He is appeared in 4 video games this season in mop-up obligation. He is 21-34 in his profession as a starter.