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Nick Mullens likely to start Week 3 for the injured Jimmy Garoppolo

by Adam Koffler | 49ers Correspondent | Wed, Sep 23rd 12:57pm EDT

49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan told reporters Wednesday that Nick Mullens is “most likely” to start at quarterback Week 3 vs. the Giants. (Ian Rapoport on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact:

With Garoppolo considered week-to-week with an ankle injury, Shanahan dubbed Mullens the likely starter early in the week as he’s going to take all the first team reps in practice. Mullens has shown he is a highly capable backup when given the opportunity, and could surprise a few people with a solid performance in Week 3 against the Giants.

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