Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo -- cheat sheet on his wrist -- served as the 49ers’ backup in their Nov. 5 game against the Cardinals.
Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo -- cheat sheet on his wrist -- served as the 49ers’ backup in their Nov. 5 game against the Cardinals. Paul Kitagaki Jr. The Bee
Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo -- cheat sheet on his wrist -- served as the 49ers’ backup in their Nov. 5 game against the Cardinals. Paul Kitagaki Jr. The Bee
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