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The SF 49ers likely look at quarterbacks in the 2021 NFL Draft, and BYU’s Zach Wilson is a hot name. But who are some others to consider?
The most blatantly obvious one is saving $24.1 million in cap space amid a year when the salary cap is expected to drop as low as $175 million. Combined with Garoppolo’s so-so on-field efforts, a questionable fit within head coach Kyle Shanahan’s offense and a noticeable history of injuries, it wouldn’t be overly shocking if the Niners pull the plug on the Jimmy G era in San Francisco.