The San Francisco 49ers made a stunning move by acquiring running back Christian McCaffrey amid their final attempts to make a valid run for the playoffs. And their latest star is all set to take center stage in Week 7 showdown against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Levi’s Stadium.
The 26-year-old running back witnessed his newest team practice and was even a part of their game plan on the weekend. On Saturday, coach Kyle Shanahan determined that his latest weapon – Christian McCaffrey has the right knowledge about the play and can very well take on the field on Sunday itself.
To those who were busy and are still not aware by the enormous move made by the San Francisco 49ers. The spoken off team acquired McCaffrey Thursday night in a trade with the Carolina Panthers for second-third-and fourth-round picks in 2023 and a fifth-rounder in 2024.
Christian McCaffrey all set to make his debut in Week 7 vs Kansas City Chiefs
Christian McCaffrey can give huge boost to the particular unit of the 49ers, who are desperate at this point to maintain/hold onto their fortune in the 202-23 season. After winning three contests out of the initial six, they are placed 1st in the NFC West. With their opposition being considered one of the best teams in the league, will they be able to forge their way through? Time will unravel all speculations.
“I don’t think there’s anything he can’t do,” 48ers’ Coach Shanahan said of McCaffrey on Friday, as per NBCSports. “Just whether it’s in the pass game, the run game, blocking, I think he’s a very talented player. And just watching how he plays, he’s a very smart player. He always gets to the right hole, is very smooth, and we’ve seen that at every level he’s played in.”