- 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
49ers 'Pretty Optimistic' in Jimmy G's Return Ahead of Colts
While the 49ers are holding out hope for Trey Lance to return to practice, Kyle Shanahan feels confident Garoppolo will be ready to go for Week 7.
Jimmy Garoppolo Spotted Working Out at State Farm Stadium 👀
Despite officially being ruled out on Friday, Garoppolo still made the trip to Glendale and was spotted on the field working out ahead of pregame warmups.
Trey Lance to Make First Start with Garoppolo OUT, Kittle on IR
Kyle Shanahan provided final updates ahead of Sunday's divisional matchup against the Cardinals
Jimmy G to Test Calf in Final Practice Ahead of Week 5 vs. Cardinals
The 49ers aren't ruling Garoppolo out as the quarterback plans to make his practice debut on Friday.
Trey Lance Sees Starting Reps But Door Isn't Closed on Jimmy G for Week 5
Garoppolo says the 49ers are taking his calf injury "day-by-day" but isn't ruling himself out of the divisional contest against the Cardinals just yet.
What the 49ers and Seahawks Had to Say Following Week 4
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance, Pete Carroll, Russell Wilson and other members of each team had to say following their Week 4 divisional matchup.
What the 49ers and Packers Had to Say Following Week 3
See what Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo, Matt LaFleur, Aaron Rodgers and other members of each team had to say following their Week 3 matchup.
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.
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|5||@Cardinals||L 10 - 17|
|4||Seahawks||L 21 - 28||14||23||165||7.2||1||1||1||7||79.1|
|3||Packers||L 28 - 30||25||40||257||6.4||2||1||4||26||87.2||1||4||4||0||1||1|
|2||@Eagles||W 17 - 11||22||30||189||6.3||1||0||0||0||100.6||11||20||1.8||1||1||0|
|1||@Lions||W 41 - 33||17||25||314||12.6||1||0||1||8||124.2||3||2||0.7||0||1||1|
|2014||New England Patriots||6||0||19||27||182||6.7||1||0||5||36||101.2||10||9||0.9||0||0||0|
|2015||New England Patriots||5||0||1||4||6||1.5||0||0||0||0||39.6||5||-5||-1||0||0||0|
|2016||New England Patriots||6||2||43||63||502||8||4||0||3||15||113.3||10||6||0.6||0||2||1|
|2017||San Francisco 49ers||6||5||120||178||1560||8.8||7||5||8||57||96.2||15||11||0.7||1||1||0|
|2018||San Francisco 49ers||3||3||53||89||718||8.1||5||3||13||97||90||8||33||4.1||0||4||0|
|2019||San Francisco 49ers||16||16||329||476||3978||8.4||27||13||36||237||102||46||62||1.3||1||10||5|
|2020||San Francisco 49ers||6||6||94||140||1096||7.8||7||5||11||77||92.4||10||25||2.5||0||2||0|
|2021||San Francisco 49ers||5||5||94||145||1106||7.6||6||4||8||53||90.2||17||26||1.5||1||5||3|
Jimmy Garoppolo: 'We Can Fight Back'
Garoppolo discussed how the team is going to move forward following their fourth-straight loss and "getting back to the drawing board" in order to turn the season around.
Charlie Woerner Hauls In 27-Yard Catch on 'National Tight Ends Day'
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo connected with tight end Charlie Woerner for a 27-yard gain.
Jimmy Garoppolo Caps Off 49ers Three-Play Drive with a 14-Yard TD to Deebo Samuel
Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo capped off the 49ers 70-yard drive with a 14-yard touchdown to wide receiver Deebo Samuel.
Jimmy Garoppolo Says Calf is 'Feeling Good' Heading into Week 7
Garoppolo reviewed his return from a calf injury suffered the 49ers Week 4 loss to the Seahawks and discussed the offense's goal to execute more efficiently.
Jimmy Garoppolo Taking it 'Day by Day' to Prepare for Week 5
Jimmy Garoppolo discussed his recovery from a calf injury, getting mental reps this week in practice and the team's game plan for Arizona.
Jimmy Garoppolo Says He'll Undergo an MRI on Monday
Garoppolo shared updates on his calf injury sustained in the first half of the 49ers Week 4 matchup against the Seahawks.
Ross Dwelley Muscles His Way into the End Zone for a 49ers TD
To cap off the 49ers first drive of their Week 4 matchup vs. the Seahawks, Jimmy Garoppolo found Ross Dwelley for a 21-yard touchdown grab.
Jimmy Garoppolo Finds George Kittle for an 18-Yard Gain
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo connected with tight end George Kittle for an 18-yard pickup.
Jimmy Garoppolo on Offense Getting Off to a Quicker Start in Week 4
Garoppolo discussed the offense's need to execute more efficiently at the start of Sunday's matchup against the Seahawks and highlighted Deebo Samuel's impact on the field and in the locker room.
Jimmy Garoppolo Connects with George Kittle for 39-Yard Catch and Run
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's third-down throw found tight end George Kittle for a big-time catch and run.
Jimmy Garoppolo and Kyle Juszczyk Link Up for 12-Yard TD
Juszczyk caught the pass from Garoppolo and pushed through the Packers defense for a fourth quarter touchdown.
Jimmy Garoppolo Calls Week 3 Loss a 'Good Character Builder' for 49ers
Garoppolo spoke about offensive mistakes building up in the first half of the team's Week 3 loss to the Packers and highlighted the "fight" he saw in his teammates to come back in the fourth quarter.
Jimmy Garoppolo Connects with Brandon Aiyuk for an 8-Yard TD
On the first drive of the second half, Garoppolo found Aiyuk in the end zone for a score.
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.