NFC Ratings: 49ers, Cardinals, Rams, Seahawks, Colin Kaepernick


  • NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport notes the two teams that could be in play for the 49ers QB Jimmy GaroppoloThe services of are the Seahawks and Panthers, while highlighting the unlikelihood of San Francisco deciding to trade Garoppolo within the division.
  • Rapoport added that if the 49ers don’t find a trade partner before the draft, the team could ultimately decide to bring Garoppolo to camp to see how things go, if that triggers a trade, or even the possibility of Garoppolo suffering a loss. salary reduction. stay in San Francisco.
  • Garoppolo is unlikely to be released at this time due to his veteran experience and ability in football’s most important job, according to Rapoport.
  • 49ers HC Kyle Shanahan is not worried about QB Trey Lance if Garoppolo stays in the squad: “Trey is not an insecure guy. I think the situation makes sense (for him). (Matt Barrows)
  • Shanahan was then asked if Lance would be starting this year: “That’s why we considered trading Jimmy.” (Albert Breer)
  • Shanahan said they don’t want to hinder Lance’s development and plan to make him take all the first-team representatives in the offseason program. (Matt Maiocco)
  • 49ers CEO Jed York said of Shanahan and GM John Lynch approaching the sixth year: “They are on the same page. And it’s not often you can say that, six years into a relationship, they’re probably closer now than they were when they started.” (Wheelbarrows)
  • 49ers RB Jeff Wilson signed a one-year contract worth $1.085 million that includes $530,000 guaranteed, a salary of $1.035 million and up to $950,000 for playing time, rushing yards, caught and touched. (Aaron Wilson)
  • Shanahan also gave an update on DT’s health Javon Kinlaw: “I see him working outside my window every day. It’s the best health I’ve seen since he’s been here. And I really think he fixed some of the things that were wrong. And I’m as excited for him as anyone. (Nick Wagoner)


HC Cardinals Kingsbury Cliff spoke to reporters about the status of the relationship between him and QB Kyler Murray.

“We are well placed” Kingsbury said via Pro Football Talk. “That’s the business side of it. I stay out of his business most of the time. But as far as our relationship goes, it’s always been great. And we see it as the long-term future and I know it feels the same.


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  • Seahawks HC Pete Carroll told the media that security measures jamal adams and Whenre Diggs both do progress in their respective collections. (John Boyle)
  • Carroll on free agent QB Colin Kaepernickto whom the team was previously linked: “Our conversations haven’t progressed since the first connection we made. I’ve been watching a bunch of his training sessions…to keep up to date with what’s going on. He works really hard. (Mark Maske)
  • Carroll also spoke of Drew LockTime spent with the Broncos and what he needs to work on moving forward: “Unfortunately for him his game has gotten to where there are a lot of turnovers in his game and that just doesn’t sit well with us. We need to correct that and change his mentality and do things to help him be his best. . (Ryan O’Halloran)
  • Carroll addressed his comments on having “without intention” QB trading Russell Wilson: “Things change. There was a long period of work there. I had no intention of going crazy, but we looked at the opportunity. Once we had a good look, there was a We had a really good deal so we went ahead and did it. It took a long time to get there though. We had a long process where I didn’t think we would It was such a complicated trade to make. (Brady Henderson)
  • Seahawks RB Chris Carson is still recovering according to Carroll and they have yet to make sure he can make contact: “Chris is feeling pretty good. He’s making progress. He’s looking forward to playing, thinks he’s going to be able to pull it off…He won’t know until he’s back and really gets going. . (Henderson)
  • Carroll said the team is still looking to add a veteran quarterback this offseason and is still negotiating with QB Geno Smith: “We’re still in the quarterback business.”
    (Bob Driving)
  • In defense, Carroll noted that Ugo Amadi and Marquise Blair will continue to compete for the nickel cornerback spot, along with others.
  • Carroll mentioned that RT Brandon shell did not have surgery on his shoulder and is currently rehabbing it instead. Carroll adds Seahawks still hope to re-sign Shell and LT Duan Brown.
  • Seahawks WR DK Metcalf is another player Carroll wants to keep on the list: “We intend for him to be with us. We would like to understand that. We are in a normal mode at this time of year, we haven’t touched on that yet specifically because we have so many other things in progress, but we would love to have it. (Conduct)
  • BC Seahawks Justin ColemanThe one-year, $1.272 million contract with the team includes a signing bonus of $152,500 and a salary of $1.12 million. (Aaron Wilson)

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