Shanahan: Brandon Aiyuk has better chance to play than Samuel

49ers rookie WR Brandon Aiyuk has a better chance to play Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals than WR Deebo Samuel, according to Kyle Shanahan during an interview on KNBR in San Francisco. Shanahan hopes to get Samuel on the practice field Friday.

Related player: Deebo Samuel

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Minor positive news for Aiyuk heading into the season opener, while Samuel appears to be a week or so away from game action. Overall, it is good to see both receivers recovering quickly from soft tissue injuries and surgery, respectively.

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