San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan spoke to the media to provide several updates on Monday’s injuries. Shanahan said Jordan Reed has a sprained knee and will continue to play in the short-term reserve. After Reed returned to the game on Sunday, he suffered an injury in MCL. Shanahan said Reid’s return schedule is between six and eight weeks.
Jimmy Garoppolo (ankle), George Kittle (knee) and Raheem Mostert (knee) will be judged during training on Wednesday. Shanahan also mentioned that K’Waun Williams had hip discomfort, so he will be appreciated as well.
Shanahan said backing Mark Nzeochoa had injured four of his men and was probably heading for a short-term injury reserve. He added that the team will decide whether to put Dee Ford, who has a knee and neck injury, will go to the injured reserve in the next few days. The 49 do not expect Dre Greenow, who is battling a thigh injury, next Sunday against the Eagles.
Deebo Samuel will train on Wednesday. Shanahan said Samuel has made a lot of progress in the last two weeks and Deibo is focused on training and playing, but warned that this will be the first time since February, so the 49 will be cautious and make sure Samuel is in game form before he sees the field.
Shanahan said he had spoken to Kyle Nelson, who at first glance fought every click on Sunday against the Giants, and the team will introduce long jumpers on Tuesday and find out what to do in the forward-looking position. Kyle said Nelson apologized to him, and Shanahan said, “Fortunately, it didn̵
Shanahan is not sure if Garopolo will make it this Sunday. He said Jimmy G looked better than he did last week, but would appreciate the injury as the week progressed.
Cornerback Emanuel Moseley is in the concussion report.
So, to summarize, here are the injuries:
Day for day:
Short-term IR: Reed (knee), Nzeocha (quadrangle)
Possible short-term IR / Out this week: Ford (back)
Moseley in a concussion report.