'It doesn't look good': 49ers fear Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending knee injury

  • The San Francisco 49ers fear that quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo tore his ACL.

  • The injury came on Sunday after Garoppolo was hit on the sideline while scrambling.

  • Garoppolo has an MRI set for Monday.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo took a hard hit on the sideline near the end of the team's game against the Chiefs on Sunday.

While attempting to mount a fourth quarterback comeback, Garoppolo scrambled in an attempt to pick up a first down. Rather than safely skirting out of bounds, Garoppolo attempted to pick up a few extra yards, and paid for it dearly, being met by Chiefs corner Steven Nelson.

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Garoppolo would make a brief appearance in the medical tent before being carted off to the locker room.

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According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan fears Garoppolo tore his ACL on the play. He has an MRI set for Monday.

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