#49ers Joe Staley, who left last quarter with a hand injury, is on the 49ers sideline, talking to Jimmy Garoppolo. We'll find out next series if Staley returns or if Justin Skule to protect Garoppolo blind side on final push to the 6th Lombardi. Joe would love to finish I'm sure
The #49ers have eight O-linemen active, which is one more than usual. They could rotate Daniel Brunskill into the action, so Joe Staley does not have to play the entire game. Ben Garland and Justin Skule are also active as backups.
After the #Browns we don’t have much to say about #49ers offensive tackle Justin Skule besides 0 penalties. If we aren’t talking about him, he’s doing his job. Might the 49ers have the heir to Joe Staley?
#49ers rookie Justin Skule made his first NFL start, and by all accounts he played well. Two hours before the game, he looked over at the sideline and saw both of his parents, two of his younger siblings and his girlfriend. …
Joe Staley sustained a fractured left fibula. Expected to miss 6 to 8 weeks. He said, “I’m pumped for the win, but I’m bummed. I’m trying to stay positive. This sucks. It really sucks.” He vows to help rookie OT Justin Skule as much as possible.