It was a gut punch for the 49ers when quarterback Jimmy Garappolo tore his ACL in Week Three.
For 49ers Jed York, the pain was real, but in a different place.
Via Jennifer Lee Chan of NBC Sports Bay Area, York said that he was so distraught when Garoppolo went down against the Chiefs that he punched a nearby wall.
Like the rest of their season, it landed in the wrong spot.
“I’m glad I wasn’t on IR,” York said. “I was close in Kansas City. I thought I broke my wrist in Kansas City when I heard he tore his ACL. . . .
“It was a good punch. Unfortunately, it was a stud. You’ve got to find the dry wall. That’s the key. It looks so much better to put a hole through the wall, as opposed to finding the stud.”
While losing Garoppolo…