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Don't expect general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan to take the
same approach on Friday.
The 49ers have holes to fill along their defensive line, linebacker and in
Lynch acknowledged after the first round that he and his staff had been
looking at a handful of linebackers with their first selection before settling
on offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey. The 49ers' first-round pick in 2017, middle
linebacker Reuben Foster, is currently facing domestic violence charges.
San Francisco could also use some help in the secondary. The team signed free
agent Richard Sherman in the offseason but the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback is
still on the mend after rupturing his right Achilles tendon last season.
Ryan Fitzpatrick has gone into seasons as a starting quarterback and he’s
gone into seasons as a backup quarterback, but he’d never gone into the season
as a starter because the guy ahead of him on the depth chart has been suspended
until this year.
Jameis Winston‘s ban means Fitzpatrick is in line to start at least the first
three games of the 2018 season for the Buccaneers.
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With games against the Saints, Eagles and Steelers on tap in the first three
weeks, the Bucs will need to be sharp right out of the gate if they are going to
avoid hamstringing themselves in the standings. Fitzpatrick said he isn’t
looking that far ahead, but will be counting on his teammates to help carry the
load once they do get to the regular season.
“I mean, the season hasn’t even started yet,” Fitzpatrick said. “It’s a
clich茅. It’s one game at a time but you have to look at it that way. Not even
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huddle on offense and I mean, it’s a pretty exciting huddle to be in as a
quarterback looking at some of those guys.”
Fitzpatrick went 2-1 as a starter for Tampa last season. That was his 10th
straight season making at least three starts in a season — he also made three
starts for the Rams in 2005 before that streak started — and the Bucs are the
seventh team that Fitzpatrick has started that many games for in a single
None of that should have any bearing on how he fares this year, but it does
support the notion that there isn’t much Fitzpatrick hasn’t seen at this point
of his career.