For some reason, Trent thought he was going to be a post player and JaMycal was going to be a point guard,” King said. Hell, neither one of them could shoot so I had to talk them into playing football. I’m just kidding, but, yeah, it didn’t take them long to figure out football was going to be their calling.
The Niners will also be without running back Raheem Mostert and linebacker Kwon Alexander with ankle injuries. Starting left tackle Trent Williams is questionable with an ankle injury and Shanahan said he’s optimistic he will be able to play. Running back Jeff Wilson Jr. is also questionable with a calf injury.
Dante Pettis’ time with the 49ers might be running out. Head coach Kyle Shanahan confirmed as much on Friday when he was asked about a Sports Illustrated report signaling San Francisco had been shopping Pettis ahead of the Nov. 3 trade deadline. Shanahan said general manager John Lynch has both made and received calls about the 2018 second-round draft pick.