Excited about Blaine. He asks all the right questions.
This is what San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman told Jim Harbaugh while he was "Mic'd Up" for 49ers Studios during a veteran minicamp practice earlier this week.
It was a behind-the-scenes moment worth fleshing out.
Gabbert, of course, came to the 49ers in a March 11 trade with the Jacksonville Jaguars. He participated in this week's three-day camp and appeared to impress Harbaugh with his ability to pick up the team's playbook quickly.
Roman, whom 49ers Studios followed for the featured video above, also clearly liked what he saw from the leading candidate to back up
For his part, Gabbert said Thursday that he's enjoyed learning from Kaepernick.
"He's been a great resource," the former Jaguars signal-caller said. "Any question that I have, he's been able to answer. He's been in the system and had a lot of success. He's been a great sounding board."