Papa: There is still ‘a chance’ that Brock Purdy plays on Sunday

Oct 27, 2023, 8:31 AM

Brock Purdy #13 of the San Francisco 49ers drops back to pass at Levi's Stadium on September 21, 20...

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Following a 5-0 start to the season, the San Francisco 49ers have lost two straight games. Can the red and gold get back on track this weekend?

During Friday’s edition of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross, the guys were joined by Greg Papa, the radio voice of the 49ers, to preview this Sunday’s action between the 49ers and Cincinnati Bengals, discuss the possibility of Brock Purdy clearing concussion protocol by this weekend, and much more.

Plus: If Purdy cannot go, what can fans expect to see from backup quarterback Sam Darnold?

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Topics Discussed

  • Papa on the two-game losing streak: “The reality of the NFL just slaps you.”
  • Brock Purdy began feeling concussion symptoms on the plane following Monday’s loss in Minnesota. How did the 49ers handle the situation?
  • When did Purdy suffer his concussion?
  • Is there still a chance that Purdy can play this weekend?
  • Papa says we’ll know tomorrow morning if Purdy will be unable to play against Cincinnati
  • “There is a chance that Brock Purdy will be able to play in this game.”
  • What should expectations be for Sam Darnold if he has to slide into the starting QB role?
  • “If Sam does play, I think the offense will look pretty much the same.”

Be sure to listen in to Sactown Sports 1140 on Sunday, October 29th, for the San Francisco 49ers’ matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals, with pregame coverage set to begin at 12:25 PM PST before a 1:25 PM PST kick-off from Levi’s Stadium.

Listen to The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross from 6 – 10 a.m. PST, Monday through Friday, on Sactown Sports 1140.

Click here for full episodes of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross.

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More on the status of 49ers QB Brock Purdy

49ers Brock Purdy returns to practice Thursday, remains in concussion protocol

Upcoming San Francisco 49ers Schedule

  • Sunday, October 29th – vs. Cincinnati Bengals – 1:25 PM PST
  • Sunday, November 12th – @ Jacksonville Jaguars – 10:00 AM PST
  • Sunday, November 19th – vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers – 1:05 PM PST
  • Thursday, November 23rd – @ Seattle Seahawks – 5:20 PM PST
  • Sunday, December 3rd – @ Philadelphia Eagles – 1:25 PM PST

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