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Kyle Shanahan spoke to the media Wednesday before practice. He announced who the team captains for the San Francisco 49ers are. Shanahan said the team voted on Saturday. This year, you’re allowed to have eight captains. The Niners had five last year.


QB Jimmy Garoppolo

TE George Kittle

RT Mike McGlinchey

LT Trent Williams


DL Arik Armstead

LB Fred Warner

CB Richard Sherman

Shanahan said there is room for one more. I wonder if there will be an honorary captain in each game. That’d be a nice incentive for the players.