It looks like any kind of problems regarding running back’s availability for Sunday’s game vs. San Francisco are lengthy gone.

Swift, who missed out on a lot of training camp with a groin injury, has been back at method full-go for the last pair weeks now, and he was a complete individual in method Wednesday as well as Thursday.

“I assume Swift has been looking good in method. He’s been doing good,” running backs train Duce Staley stated Thursday. “Pleased to get him back out there and see that juice and that energy as well as he’s been showing it the last pair days.”

Staley said there isn’t presently a plan to enter into Sunday with a representative rely on Swift.

“I do not recognize just how to do that,” Staley stated. “I’m really poor at counting reps. If he’s out there being efficient … I don’t know just how to take him off. I get captured up in the video game. He’s going to get captured up in the video game. Every excellent running back that I know anyhow, once he starts feeling it, you do not want to draw him off. We count representatives Monday.”

In 13 video games as a novice, Swift rushed for 521 backyards (4.6 average) with eight touchdowns. He also captured 46 balls for another 357 backyards and also 2 scores.

The 49ers have a great protective front as well as protection on the whole, and also it’s expected Swift will play greatly into Detroit’s counter assault on offense.


missed technique Thursday, leaving the Lions with an enigma at left take on ahead of Sunday’s period opener.

Decker appeared on the practice report Wednesday as a limited participant with a finger injury. He did not practice Thursday. The group authorized offensive deal with Will certainly Holden to the technique squad Thursday early morning.

If Decker can not play, could the Lions shift rookie from right to left deal with? Sewell has actually played solely on the best side considering that signing up with the Lions, however was a left deal with during his 2 periods at Oregon.

The 49ers are really solid upfront along their defensive line with Nick Bosa, the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2019, and also experts Arik Armstead, Dee Ford and also others.

Guard has experience at best take on, as well as swing deal with Matt Nelson can play both places.

“It’s next male up,” limited end said Thursday, when asked concerning the possibility of not having Decker Sunday. “Matt Nelson is a real great gamer. He’s been in it with us the last pair years. He awaits the challenge. Football is just one of those video games where it’s following man up.”


There are a great deal of fantastic competitions Sunday, however football fans ought to be particularly delighted for the limited end competition in this one between Hockenson and also San Francisco All Pro George Kittle.

Both Iowa graduates, Hockenson and Kittle are best buddies off the field as well as both have actually been expecting the match all offseason.

“It’s type of cool we reach play our initial game,” Hockenson stated Thursday. “It’s simply fun to have that on the calendar the very first video game.”

Hockenson claimed there is a wager between both close friends on Sunday, but would not reveal what that was.

Hockenson earned his very first Pro Bowl look last period, while Kittle missed half the year because of injury. Hockenson and also Kittle exercise consistently in the offseason with each other. Hockenson was named “Heavyweight Champ” as the most effective gamer at this year’s Limited End College, an offseason exercise organized by Kittle with a great deal of the organization’s best tight ends present.

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