Jimmy Garoppolo, QB San Francisco 49ers

General Info

  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 226 lbs
  • DOB: 11-02-1991

SF QB Depth Chart

  1. Jimmy Garoppolo
  2. C.J. Beathard
SF Depth Chart

Most Recent News

49ers ink Jimmy Garoppolo to a five-year deal worth $137.5 million

Thursday, February 8, 2018, 3:36pm

NFL.com - [Full Article]

The 49ers agreed to terms on a five-year contract with Jimmy Garoppolo worth $137.5 million, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported, per a source informed of the decision. The deal is the largest in NFL history on an average-per-year basis.

In just seven career starts, Garoppolo has displayed unequivocally he's a franchise quarterback. Now he'll be paid like one.

Down the stretch of the season, Jimmy G elevated every player on the 49ers' roster. His pinpoint ball placement allowed previously third-fiddle receivers to morph into dangerous weapons. His quick trigger and ability to throw off his back foot aided a banged-up offensive line. His talent for moving the ball kept the 49ers' porous defense off the field and in positive situations.

In his first three games starting for the 49ers, Garoppolo led just one three-and-out punt. San Francisco scored on a whopping 62 percent of Jimmy G's drives this season -- for perspective, the Patriots were second at 51 percent.

Since he entered the NFL in 2014, Garoppolo has completed 67.3 percent of his passes (4th-highest, min. 250 attempts) with an 8.3 yards per attempt average (first) and a 99.7 passer rating (fifth).

Fantasy Impact:

In five starts with the 49ers (and limited weapons at receiver), Garoppolo completed 67.0% of his passes for an average of 308 yards and an 8.76 yards per attempt. He also threw six touchdowns and five interceptions in those five starts. He'll be ranked as a high-end QB2 in our early 2018 rankings.

Scouting Report

Week 17 at Los Angeles Rams

Jimmy Garoppolo threw 242 yards, 2 touchdowns, and 1 interception last week against Jacksonville's top-rated pass defense, also adding a short rushing touchdown. The 49ers want to finish the season strong and the Rams will be sitting key starters this week. Garoppolo should be a decent QB1 start this week.

2017 Strength of Schedule - SF
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
22
CAR
15
@SEA
13
LAR
9
@ARI
16
@IND
12
@WAS
10
DAL
5
@PHI
9
ARI
30
NYG
BYE15
SEA
4
@CHI
32
@HOU
17
TEN
7
JAX
13
@LAR

Schedule difficulty based on schedule-adjusted, positional defensive ranking. Top DEF = 1, bottom DEF = 32.

2017 Game Stats
WkOppCompAttPaYdsPaTDIntYPAYPRRuAttYdsTDFumYPCPtsSnaps%
1KC---------------
2@NO---------------
3HOU---------------
4CAR---------------
5@TB---------------
6@NYJ---------------
7ATL---------------
8LAC---------------
9ARI---------------
10NYG---------------
11BYE---------------
12SEA2218109.009.0014004.005.13/714.2%
13@CHI2637293017.9211.2748002.0010.575/75100.0%
14@HOU20333341110.1216.705-300-0.6015.173/73100.0%
15TEN3143381108.8612.290000-18.670/70100.0%
16JAX2130242218.0711.5233101.0022.068/68100.0%
17@LAR2033292228.8514.602-100-0.5015.664/64100.0%
Per game20.0029.67260.001.170.838.7613.002.501.830.1700.7314.4858.83/70.1784.04%
Totals1201781560758.7613.001511100.7386.9353/42184.04%

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