Matt Breida

Minnesota Vikings defensive back Mike Hughes breaks up a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers WR Pierre Garcon in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. The incomplete pass forced a field goal. (Brian Peterson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

Pierre Garcon to go on injured reserve, could be done with San Francisco 49ers

SANTA CLARA — Wide receiver Pierre Garçon's two seasons with the San…

 

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Carl Nassib (94) tackles San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens (4) during the game on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. (Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times/TNS)

San Francisco 49ers lose eighth straight in Seattle in Richard Sherman’s return

During the lead-up to Richard Sherman's return to Seattle for the first…

 

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman takes a knee during an injury time out for linebacker Reuben Foster (#51) during the third quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at Levi's Stadium on October 21, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Injury status: C.J. Beathard, Richard Sherman listed as questionable for 49ers-Raiders on Thursday night

San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard is officially questionable headed into Thursday…

 

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens rolls out during a drill at practice on Oct. 18, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Nick Mullens preparing for his first NFL action with San Francisco 49ers after injury to C.J. Beathard

SANTA CLARA -- Brett Favre used to periodically visit his alma mater,…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens rolls out during a drill at practice on Oct. 18, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers tries to break away from a tackle from safety Buddy Baker (#36) and free safety Tre Boston (#33) of the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Four things to watch: San Francisco 49ers vs. Arizona Cardinals

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner For the second time in…

Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers tries to break away from a tackle from safety Buddy Baker (#36) and free safety Tre Boston (#33) of the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
SANTA CLARA, CA - OCT 21:  Linebacker Samson Ebukam (#50) of the Los Angeles Rams slaps the football out of quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) of the San Francisco 49ers to force a fumble during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 21, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Analysis: Five observations from “inexcusable” four-turnover loss to Rams

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner It’s time to see what…

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCT 21:  Linebacker Samson Ebukam (#50) of the Los Angeles Rams slaps the football out of quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) of the San Francisco 49ers to force a fumble during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 21, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Defensive cornerback Richard Sherman (#25) of the San Francisco 49ers pumps up the crowd during the second quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on Oct. 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif.  (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers lose as Aaron Rodgers orchestrates final-drive magic

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner Through 58 minutes of football,…

Defensive cornerback Richard Sherman (#25) of the San Francisco 49ers pumps up the crowd during the second quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on Oct. 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif.  (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kyle Shanahan gives updates on the San Francisco 49ers during his weekly Monday afternoon press conference at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (C.J. Peterson / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kyle Shanahan recalls Lambeau Field debut ahead of Monday Night Football matchup between 49ers and Packers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — Lambeau Field…

Kyle Shanahan gives updates on the San Francisco 49ers during his weekly Monday afternoon press conference at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (C.J. Peterson / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Marquise Goodwin (11) runs a route during one-on-ones in San Francisco 49ers training camp on Aug. 5, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers get Marquise Goodwin back just in time

SANTA CLARA -- Early in the San Francisco 49ers Thursday practice for…

Marquise Goodwin (11) runs a route during one-on-ones in San Francisco 49ers training camp on Aug. 5, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers tries to break away from a tackle from safety Buddy Baker (#36) and free safety Tre Boston (#33) of the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Shanahan thinks 49ers aren’t done yet despite 1-4 start, Matt Breida suffered serious ankle sprain

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner It’s easy to look at…

Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers tries to break away from a tackle from safety Buddy Baker (#36) and free safety Tre Boston (#33) of the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard is hit in the backfield as Chandler Jones (55) of the Arizona Cardinals bears down on Oct. 7, 2018 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Five Takeaways: San Francisco 49ers get no takeaways, Arizona Cardinals get five

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- On paper,…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard is hit in the backfield as Chandler Jones (55) of the Arizona Cardinals bears down on Oct. 7, 2018 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers catches a pass from Quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers drop messy game to Arizona Cardinals, lose RB Matt Breida

SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco 49ers bested the Arizona Cardinals in first…

Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers catches a pass from Quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Joe Staley warms up for the San Francisco 49ers on Aug. 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers vs. Arizona Cardinals: Staley may play, Goodwin questionable

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner The San Francisco 49ers return…

Joe Staley warms up for the San Francisco 49ers on Aug. 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers ravaged by injuries

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — Throughout his…

Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Los Angeles Chargers Derwin James (33) forces a fumble as San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard loses the ball late in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at Stubhub Center in Carson, Calif. (Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Five Takeaways: San Francisco 49ers narrowly lose to Los Angeles Chargers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner In their first game since…

Los Angeles Chargers Derwin James (33) forces a fumble as San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard loses the ball late in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at Stubhub Center in Carson, Calif. (Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: What to Watch vs. San Diego Chargers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner For the first time since…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers practice notebook: Injuries not as dire, Pettis makes a wager

SANTA CLARA -- With No. 11 Washington hosting No. 20 BYU this…

Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard rolls out to pass against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers QB C.J. Beathard feels prepared to start in place of Jimmy Garoppolo

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — It may…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard rolls out to pass against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Kyle Shanahan gives updates on the San Francisco 49ers during his weekly Monday afternoon press conference at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (C.J. Peterson / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers will ride C.J. Beathard after Garoppolo ACL injury, working out backup options

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- With starting…

Kyle Shanahan gives updates on the San Francisco 49ers during his weekly Monday afternoon press conference at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (C.J. Peterson / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Ben Niemann pressures San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Ben Niemann pressures San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)