Garnett was forced out of Sunday's game against the Vikings with an foot injury and is questionable to return, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
With Garnett -- who had suited up to replace Mike Person (foot) -- out of action, Garry Gilliam will handle a starting load. Expect an update on the 49ers' guard position after the game.
Garnett (knee) returned to practice Sunday after a two-week absence, Cam Inman of the Bay Area News Group reports.
Cooper will slide back into the starting right guard position. Look for Jonathan Cooper to move back in the depth chart and assume his role with the second team.
Garnett is believed to be dealing with a severe bruise to his right knee, but the offensive lineman has sought several opinions in order to remove structural damage as a potential diagnose. The former first-rounder figures to have the best shot of starting at guard upon his return to full strength, but it remains to be seen when he'll be back at training camp.
Coach Kyle Shanahan revealed Friday that Garnett (knee) is seeking a second medical opinion as he continues to battle discomfort, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Garnett continues to work his way back from a knee issue that has cost him extended time, though it appears the injury isn't making a ton of progress. More information on the guard's injury should surface following his visit to the doctor's office.
Garnett won't practice Sunday due to a knee injury, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Garnett banged knees with a teammate during drills on Saturday, leading to his absence Sunday. His injury isn't thought to be serious and he's expected back to practice in the near future.
|4||9/30/18||@ LAC||4:25 pm|
|6||10/15/18||@ GB||8:15 pm|
|8||10/28/18||@ ARI||4:25 pm|
|Bye: Week 11|
|12||11/25/18||@ TB||1:00 pm|
|13||12/2/18||@ SEA||8:20 pm|
|17||12/30/18||@ LAR||4:25 pm|
|2016||San Francisco 49ers||15||11|
|2017||San Francisco 49ers||0||0|
|2018||San Francisco 49ers||1||0|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2016||San Francisco 49ers||15||0||0||0||3||0||0||3||0|
|2017||San Francisco 49ers||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2018||San Francisco 49ers||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|