Stories from Grant Cohn

Certain 49ers will have bigger opportunities to grow than others Monday night. Here’s who they are.
A number of players, including veteran receiver Pierre Garcon, should be shuffled out of the rotation so that younger players can gain experience in what’s looking like a lost season.
Coach Kyle Shanahan feels the 49ers have been competitive despite dealing with numerous injuries.
San Francisco committed 5 turnovers in loss to Arizona
With an opponent that has the worst offense in the league, it’s up to Niners to execute and do the things they do best, like run the ball.
Since he came to the 49ers last year, two Shanahans have emerged: Shanahan the head coach, and Shanahan the offensive coordinator.
With a strong running game and a defense that might be able to handle Philip Rivers, the Niners just might pull this one off.
Always an X’s and O’s guy, the 49ers coach has an opportunity to lead his team past adversity with the injury to their starting quarterback.
49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL
With coach Andy Reid and QB Patrick Mahomes rolling up points, the Chiefs have offensive advantages the 49ers will have to overcome Sunday.