(CTN News) – The 49ers have been on a winning streak since their Bye Week, but now face a tough situation as they head to Arizona with a depleted roster.
The have 49ers historically had the upper hand against the Cardinals, but there is a possibility of an upset. The 49ers have been in exceptional form, outscoring opponents by a significant margin.
The Cardinals are coming off a Bye Week and secured a victory in their last game.
Despite the Cardinals’ underwhelming record, the 49ers are not underestimating the challenges they face with numerous injured players.
49ers coach Kyle Shanahan expressed his admiration for the Cardinals’ performance this year, stating, “I have a great deal of respect for how they have performed this season.”
He acknowledged their strength at the beginning of the year and believed 49ers that his team had to execute flawlessly on offense to secure a victory against them.
Despite a close game, the Cardinals have gained valuable experience with nine additional games under their belt. Shanahan commended their determination and unity on the field, highlighting the impact of new additions, particularly Budda Baker.
He also recognized the Cardinals’ 49ers proficiency in special teams and the return of a talented quarterback.
Drawing parallels to his own team’s first year, Shanahan compared the Cardinals’ progress from an 0-9 start to a 6-10 finish. In his view, the Cardinals are following the right path and are a formidable football team.
Upcoming Season Schedule for the San Francisco 49ers:
– The game against the Arizona 49ers Cardinals will take place on Sunday, December 17th at 1:05 p.m. PST.
– Lastly, we will be facing the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, January 7th at a time yet to be determined.
– On Monday, December 25th, we will be playing against the Baltimore Ravens at 5:15 p.m. PST.
– The match against the Washington Commanders is scheduled for Sunday, December 31st at 10:00 a.m. PST.