- Is a two-time Super Bowl champion (XLIX & LI) as a member of the New England Patriots. Registered 13,089 yards in total offense at Eastern Illinois, joining New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton (10,298 yards; 1983-86) as the only players in EIU history to generate at least 10,000 yards in total offense.
- Following his senior season at Eastern Illinois in 2013, was named the Walter Payton Award winner. The Award is given to the most outstanding offensive player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision.
- In addition to Garoppolo, Eastern Illinois has produced a fair share of NFL products including Mike Shanahan, former Super Bowl winning NFL head coach and father of current 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan, Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and former Dallas Cowboys QB and current TV analyst Tony Romo. Brother, Mike, played linebacker at Western Illinois (2007-11).
Awards & Honors
- 2017: FedEx Air Player of the Week (Week 15), Castrol EDGE Clutch Performer of the Week (Week 15 & 16)
- 2019: NFC Offensive Player of the Week (Week 14), Sporting News Comeback Player of the Year
Jimmy G Gets Down and Dirty in the Trenches to Secure 49ers Victory
The 49ers quarterback saw all of the team's offensive snaps in Week 2, using his legs and arm to secure a victory for the 49ers in Philadelphia.
What the 49ers and Eagles Had to Say Following Week 2
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Nick Sirianni, Jalen Hurts and other members of each team had to say following their Week 2 matchup.
What the 49ers and Lions Had to Say Following Week 1
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Dan Campbell, Jared Goff and other members of each team had to say following their Week 1 matchup.
What the 49ers and Raiders Had to Say Following Preseason Matchup
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Jon Gruden, Gerald McCoy and other members of each team had to say following their preseason Week 3 matchup.
What the 49ers and Chargers Had to Say Following Day 1 of Joint Practices
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Brandon Staley, Keenan Allen and other members of each team had to say following their first joint practice in Costa Mesa, Calif.
Joe Staley Says Garoppolo, Lance QB Competition Will 'Breed Success'
The former Pro Bowl left tackle believes the added competition will prove beneficial for Garoppolo and the 49ers in 2021.
Jimmy Garoppolo Had His 'Best Spring' at OTAs Per Kyle Shanahan
Shanahan says Garoppolo has had "as good of OTAs" as he's had since joining the 49ers back in 2017.
Transcripts: Jimmy Garoppolo Discusses Start of OTAs
See what Garoppolo had to say during his 5/25 media availability during Week 1 of OTAs.
Jimmy G Appreciative of John Lynch's Communication Amid Draft Process
John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan have been highly regarded for their candidness with the media. The same goes for their players.
Jimmy Garoppolo to Take a Page from Tom Brady with Trey Lance Addition
Garoppolo broke his silence on the 49ers decision to draft a quarterback and is looking to his experience with Brady to navigate the new dynamic.
Kyle Shanahan Doubles Down on Jimmy Garoppolo's Future with the 49ers
There has been much speculation surrounding Garoppolo's future in San Francisco, and Shanahan set the record straight on Monday.
Morning Report: Previewing C.J. Beathard's First Start of 2020
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers headlines, injury updates and roster news.
49ers 'Holding Out Hope' for Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle Late-Season Returns
Kyle Shahanan highlighted the potential return of two key pieces of the 49ers offense and what the future holds for Dee Ford, Weston Richburg and others in 2020.
Jimmy Garoppolo Will Not Have Surgery; Potential for Late Season Return
More on Garoppolo's status, plus the potential return of Deebo Samuel and Raheem Mostert in Week 10 vs. the Saints.
49ers Still Weighing Options on Jimmy Garoppolo's Ankle
Given the severity of Garoppolo's injury, the 49ers are hoping to avoid season-ending ankle surgery.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #SFvsNE
See what members of the San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots had to say following the Week 7 matchup.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #LARvsSF
See what members of the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams had to say following the Week 6 matchup.
Will Jimmy Garoppolo be Ready to Return vs. Rams After No Injury Setbacks in Week 5?
Fortunately, Garoppolo didn't experience any regression on his ankle as the team aims to have the QB on hand in Week 6 vs. the Rams.
Jimmy Garoppolo to Start in Week 5; 49ers to Get Reinforcements vs. Dolphins
San Francisco could have their full offense on hand for the Week 5 matchup against Miami.
Jimmy Garoppolo Makes (Limited) Return to Practice
Garoppolo, Raheem Mostert, Dre Greenlaw and others make returns to practice as the team begins preparations for the Dolphins in Week 5.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #AZvsSF
Hear what members of the San Francisco 49ers and Arizona Cardinals had to say following the Week 1 matchup.
Morning Report: Jimmy G on the 49ers Offense in 2020, Raheem Mostert Says Team Has 'Unfinished Business, Brandon Aiyuk's YAC Ranking in Power Five
Jimmy Garoppolo discusses the 49ers offense heading into 2020, Raheem Mostert shares mindset for the upcoming season and Brandon Aiyuk puts up the second-most yards after contact in Power Five.
After 'Productive' Season, Jimmy Garoppolo Believes Experience and Added Talent Will Benefit 49ers in 2020
Unfazed by the offseason criticism, Garoppolo believes the 49ers bevy of pass catchers will only help boost production in 2020.
Jimmy Garoppolo Discusses Jerick McKinnon, Trent Williams and Other Offensive Additions
Read the full transcript from Jimmy Garoppolo's press conference on Tuesday, August 4.
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Jimmy Garoppolo Looks Ahead to 'Fun Atmosphere' at Levi's® Stadium in Primetime
Garoppolo discussed the team's home opener on "Sunday Night Football" vs. the Green Bay Packers, watching tape on Aaron Rodgers and building chemistry with Brandon Aiyuk and Deebo Samuel.
Jimmy Garoppolo Says Complementary Football Makes 49ers 'Hard to Beat'
Garoppolo highlighted the team's performance in all three phases to win in Philadelphia, broke down his quarterback sneak touchdown play and discussed how his relationship with Kyle Shanahan eases communication on the field.
Jimmy Garoppolo Pushes into the End Zone for a Touchdown
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo plowed into the end zone for his first rushing touchdown since 2019.
49ers Share Their Favorite Nickelodeon Shows for 'NFL Slimetime'
In honor of "NFL Slimetime," Jimmy Garoppolo, Laken Tomlinson, Fred Warner, Robbie Gould and Brandon Aiyuk shared their favorite Nickelodeon shows.
Jimmy Garoppolo: 'All the 49ers Running Backs are Effective'
Garoppolo discussed his confidence in the 49ers running backs without Raheem Mostert, talked about the differences he's seen from the Eagles from a year ago and highlighted the strides Deebo Samuel has taken in Year 3.
Best Throws From Jimmy Garoppolo's 314-Yard, Week 1 Performance
Watch the best throws from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the 49ers Week 1 win against the Detroit Lions.
Jimmy Garoppolo Says 49ers Offense was 'Rolling' vs. Lions
Garoppolo reviewed the offense's performance agains the Detroit Lions, evaluated rookie running back Elijah Mitchell's NFL debut and said the team is "pulling" for Jason Verrett.
Deebo Samuel Runs Downfield for 49ers Fourth Offensive Score vs. Lions
49ers wide receiver Deebo Samuel hauled in a pass from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for a 79-yard touchdown.
George Kittle Stiff Arms His Way to a 35-Yard Gain
49ers tight end George Kittle runs through the Detroit Lions defense for a 35-yard pickup.
Jimmy Garoppolo Connects with Deebo Samuel for a 29-Yard Pickup
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo slung a 29-yard pass to third-year receiver Deebo Samuel against the Detroit Lions.
Jimmy Garoppolo: 49ers Offense 'Has a Lot of Speed and a Lot of Weapons'
Garoppolo shared a scouting report on the Detroit Lions and discussed building chemistry with Alex Mack.
Jimmy Garoppolo Evaluates 49ers Performance vs. Raiders
Garoppolo reviewed the offense's performance during the 49ers preseason finale, broke down his touchdown run and shared his conversations with Drew Brees on playing with two quarterbacks.garo
Jimmy Garoppolo Pushes Into the End Zone for 49ers Touchdown
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo hammered through contact for the team's first touchdown in Week 3 of the 2021 preseason.
Jimmy Garoppolo Previews 49ers 'Dress Rehearsal' vs. Raiders
Garoppolo recapped his preseason showing against the Chargers, detailed the input he's received from Drew Brees on the dynamic of playing with two quarterbacks and discussed his focus heading into the exhibition finale against the Raiders.
Jimmy Garoppolo is 'Looking Forward to Next Week' vs. Raiders
Garoppolo discussed getting on the field with the full first-team offense during the 49ers upcoming preseason game and evaluated the team's practices with the Chargers.
Jimmy Garoppolo Calls Joint Practices with Chargers a 'Refreshing' New Look
Garoppolo evaluated the offense's performance during the team's first practice against the Chargers, discussed what he's seen from Brandon Aiyuk in Year 2 and compared going against Nick and Joey Bosa.
Jimmy Garoppolo Discusses the Effect Fans Had at Levi's® Stadium
Garoppolo highlighted the atmosphere inside Levi's® Stadium during the team's first preseason game and evaluated the first team offense's performance vs. the Chiefs.
Jimmy Garoppolo: 'If We Can Handle 49ers D-Line, We Can Handle Anyone'
Garoppolo discussed the improvements he's seen in George Kittle's route running, how he's been looking to improve his own footwork and what he's looking forward to in the 49ers first preseason game.
Pads 🔛 Intensity 🆙: Highlights from Padded Practices at #49ersCamp
Watch some of the top highlights from the second block of 49ers training camp, including the best plays from the team's Open Practice at Levi's® Stadium.
Jimmy Garoppolo Recaps Back-and-Forth Battles Between Offense and Defense
The quarterback discussed the play of the 49ers offense so far through camp and evaluated the performance of rookies Trey Sermon and Trey Lance.
Top Plays from the 49ers First Block of Training Camp Practices
Check out some of the highlights from the 49ers first five days of training camp practices at the SAP Performance Facility.
Jimmy Garoppolo Breaks Down the 49ers Offense Entering the 2021 Season
Jimmy Garoppolo discussed his comfort level in Year 5 in Kyle Shanahan's offense, competing in a "tough" NFC West division and how George Kittle helps set the tone at practice.
Jimmy Garoppolo: 'We Have an Opportunity to Do Something Special'
Garoppolo reviewed the team's mindset for the 2021 season, discussed his relationship with Trey Lance and said his ankle "feels great" heading into training camp.
Oh Snap! 49ers Players Guess the 90's
49ers players including Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Sermon and Raheem Mostert tried to name iconic 90's technology, people and movies.