NFL Twitter reacts to Jimmy G replacing injured Lance originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea
Jimmy Garoppolo is under center once again for the 49ers. As expected, NFL Twitter reacted in a rational way. … Or not.
Starting quarterback Trey Lance was carted off the field in the first quarter of San Francisco’s home opener against the Seattle Seahawks with an ankle injury. He was ruled out for the remainder of the game.
That gave the 49ers’ quarterback job back to Garoppolo, who shockingly returned to the team on a massive pay cut after San Francisco failed to find a trade partner this offseason.
Here’s what Twitter had to say:
THe jimmy G narratives bout to be crazy tHis week ð
— ScHoolboy Q (@ScHoolboyQ) September 18, 2022
I know this guy that recommended 9ers keep Jimmy G and heâs looking better and better because of his recommendation. ð¤·ð¾ââï¸ð¤·ð¾ââï¸ð¤·ð¾ââï¸
— shannon sharpe (@ShannonSharpe) September 18, 2022
Dang, these werenât the circumstances I wanted to see Jimmy G come in. Get better Trey ð¢
— Emmanuel Acho (@EmmanuelAcho) September 18, 2022
The Jimmy G era has re started.
— Dr. Nirav Pandya, M.D. (@DrNiravPandya) September 18, 2022
Jimmy Garoppolo has an odd history of coming in as a backup against the Seahawks and thriving
— Taylor Wirth (@WirthTM) September 18, 2022
On the flip side, I truly believe Jimmy Garoppolo is going to secure another $100 million dollar contract.
— Bonta Hill (@BontaHill) September 18, 2022
Prepare for many, many Garoppolo tweets to occupy your Twitter timelines as the veteran quarterback takes back the reins of the 49ers’ offense this season.