The 49ers on Thursday went through a light 90-minute practice before going at it hard Friday in a joint session with the Texans.
SAN FRANCISCO – Blaine Gabbert and Colin Kaepernick will receive an equal opportunity with the first-team offense during the exhibition season, 49ers coach Chip Kelly promised on Wednesday.
SANTA CLARA -- Quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert and Colin Kaepernick have split the first-team practice snaps through eight practices.
SANTA CLARA – First-round pick Joshua Garnett arrived at work on Tuesday morning and was greeted by offensive line coach Pat Flaherty, who gave him a new set of instructions for the day.
SANTA CLARA – Coach Chip Kelly referred to the 49ers’ four exhibition games as “huge” when it comes to determining the team’s starting quarterback.