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Below you will find our 2022 fantasy football projections for the San Francisco 49ers.
Trey Lance: The assumption all offseason and training camp was that Jimmy Garoppolo would play elsewhere in 2022. While the 49ers and Jimmy G. agreed to a restructured contract, he goes into the season as the team's No. 2 behind Lance (and the league's highest-paid backup). If things go right, Lance has enormous upside given his dual-threat skill set. If things don't go as well as expected, however, how long of a leash will Lance get before the team makes a quarterback change?
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2022 NFL Power Rankings: San Francisco 49ers
Throughout the 2021 NFL season, we will compile a consensus NFL Power Rankings that averages the rankings of all 32 NFL teams.
Here is where the San Francisco 49ers rank in terms of average, best and worst:
- Average ranking: 9 (8th)
- Best ranking: 5 (NFL.com)
- Worst ranking: 14 (USA Today)
Below you will find a post-NFL Draft roundup for the 49ers in our consensus 2022 NFL Power Rankings.
ESPN -- Rank: 14
The Niners spent two of their first three picks on a running back and a receiver, which should be beneficial to quarterback Trey Lance. But, for as odd as it might sound, this draft could be equally beneficial to Samuel. Samuel accounted for 28% of the Niners' yards from scrimmage in 2021, which was the fourth most by a player in the NFL. Of course Samuel wants to keep getting the ball and playing a significant role, but if part of his dispute with the Niners is over his potential longevity, it stands to reason that adding help at the skill positions -- particularly running back -- could help lighten his load and settle his issues with the team. -- Nick Wagoner
NFL.com -- Rank: 9
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San Francisco 49ers 2022 NFL Schedule
Below you will find the weekly NFL regular-season schedule for the 49ers in 2022.
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|Week||Date||Opponent||Time (ET) / Tickets|
|Week 1||Sun., Sept. 11||at Chicago Bears||L 10-19|
|Week 2||Sun., Sept. 18||vs. Seattle Seahawks||W 27-7|
|Week 3||Sun., Sept. 25||at Denver Broncos||L 10-11|
|Week 4||Mon., Oct. 3||vs. Los Angeles Rams||8:15 PM / Tickets|
|Week 5||Sun., Oct. 9||at Carolina Panthers||4:05 PM / Tickets|
|Week 6||Sun., Oct. 16||at Atlanta Falcons||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 7||Sun., Oct. 23||vs. Kansas City Chiefs||4:25 PM / Tickets|
|Week 8||Sun., Oct. 30||at Los Angeles Rams||4:25 PM / Tickets|
|Week 10||Sun., Nov. 13||vs. Los Angeles Chargers||8:20 PM / Tickets|
|Week 11||Mon., Nov. 21||at Arizona Cardinals||8:15 PM / Tickets|
|Week 12||Sun., Nov. 27||vs. New Orleans Saints||4:25 PM / Tickets|
|Week 13||Sun., Dec. 4||vs. Miami Dolphins||4:05 PM / Tickets|
|Week 14||Sun., Dec. 11||vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers||4:25 PM / Tickets|
|Week 15||Thu., Dec. 15||at Seattle Seahawks||8:15 PM / Tickets|
|Week 16||Sat. Dec. 24||vs. Washington Commanders||4:05 PM / Tickets|
|Week 17||Sun., Jan. 1||at Las Vegas Raiders||4:05 PM / Tickets|
|Week 18||Jan. 7 or Jan. 8||vs. Arizona Cardinals||TBD / Tickets|
San Francisco 49ers 2022 Draft Results
The table below are all of the 2022 NFL Draft picks selected by the San Francisco 49ers.
|6||221||Tariq Castro-Fields||CB||Penn State|
|7||262||Brock Purdy||QB||Iowa State|
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