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Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet

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The question hanging over the 49ers may have been answered when general manager John Lynch met with the media on Tuesday. Since the 49ers won their 1st game and entered their bye week, the question of who will start at quarterback has been thrown around. C.J. Beathard led the 49ers to a win against the New York Giants and played well. Jimmy Garoppolo came over in a trade with the New England Patriots after backing up Tom Brady.

John Lynch talked up Jimmy Garoppolo as the quarterback of the future, but it seems like the future does not include this upcoming Sunday. While he mentioned that Kyle Shanahan will make the decision for Sunday’s game, the improvement from C.J. will allow them to not rush Jimmy onto the field. The game after the bye was marked as a good spot for Jimmy to get his 1st start, but we may have to wait to see it happen.

The 49ers waived defensive lineman Datone Jones on Tuesday. Tank Carradine could come back from injured reserve this week. He was recovering from a high-ankle sprain and could play on Sunday against NFC West rival Seattle Seahawks.

49ers Links

Breakout year for the big guy | DeForest’s season (Wagoner)

Could be a big part of the team’s future | Colbert impressing (Williams)

Doesn’t look like it | Have to start Jimmy G this week according to Steve Young (Wagoner)

John Lynch on Carlos Hyde (Maiocco)

Carlos playing well before his free agency | Lynch pleased with his running back (Alper)

Datone Jones waived (Alper)

Freeing up a roster spot (Barrows)

Solidifying the line | Tank making his return (Biderman)

Jeff Garcia’s take on the quarterback situation (Maiocco)

Power rankings (Biderman)

1 on 1 with Daniel Kilgore (Fann)

Bright future for Arik (Barrows)

No rush (Biderman)

He will play at some point | John Lynch on Jimmy G (Maiocco)

Offensive line cornerstones (Biderman)

GM speaks about Jimmy (Inman)

Not the absolute bottom | Almost the bottom (ESPN)

He deserves it | Praise for Adrian Colbert (Biderman)

Not sure Jimmy starts this Sunday (Branch)

Not rushing Jimmy in (Williams)

Up to Kyle | No starter just yet (Barrows)

Sunday preview (Martin)

Regret (Lynch)

What will they do with Carlos Hyde | Pending free agents (Branch)

Adrian Colbert (Branch)

Hall of Fame semifinalists (Maiocco)

They deserve to be in | Lynch, Roger Craig, and Terrell Owens (Fann)

Plan for Joshua Garnett (Biderman)

Advancing in the HoF (Inman)

5 takeaways (Dickinson)

49ers Video

Breaking down a 83 yard touchdown (49ers Video)

5 FA decisions (Barrows)

49ers Audio

Insider podcast (Maiocco)