Sam
Darnold (#14)

QB - San Francisco 49ers

Age 26
Exp 7th Season
HT/WT 6'3" / 225 LBS
Bye 9
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2023 Stats
GAME PASSING RUSHING FUMBLES
Week OPP RATING CMP ATT PCT YDS Y/A TD INT SACKS ATT YDS Y/A LG TD TOT LOST
1 @PIT 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0 0
2 @LAR 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
3 NYG 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0 0
4 ARI 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0 0
5 DAL 79.2 1 1 100.0 1.0 1.0 0 0 0 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0 0
6 @CLE 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
7 @MIN 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
8 CIN 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
10 @JAX 56.3 1 2 50.0 6.0 3.0 0 0 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 0 0
11 TB 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
12 @SEA 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
13 @PHI 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0 0
14 SEA 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
15 @ARI 85.4 2 3 66.7 20.0 6.7 0 0 0 2 -2 -1.0 0 0 0 0
16 BAL 67.9 8 14 57.1 81.0 5.8 1 1 2 1 9 9.0 9 0 0 0
17 @WAS 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 2 -2 -1.0 0 0 1 0
18 LAR 96.5 16 26 61.5 189.0 7.3 1 0 3 7 19 2.7 9 1 2 1
Career Stats
SEASON PASSING RUSHING FUMBLES
YEAR GP RATING CMP ATT PCT YDS Y/A TD INT SACKS ATT YDS Y/A LG TD TOT LOST
2018 13 77.6 239 414 57.7 2,865.0 6.9 17 15 30 44 138 3.1 28 1 5 2
2019 13 84.3 273 441 61.9 3,024.0 6.9 19 13 33 33 62 1.9 24 2 11 3
2020 12 72.7 217 364 59.6 2,208.0 6.1 9 11 35 37 217 5.9 46 2 4 2
2021 12 71.9 243 406 59.9 2,527.0 6.2 9 13 35 48 222 4.6 30 5 9 4
2022 6 92.7 82 140 58.6 1,143.0 8.2 7 3 10 26 106 4.1 26 2 6 2
2023 10 85.1 28 46 60.9 297.0 6.5 2 1 6 21 15 0.7 9 1 3 1
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Sam Darnold - Solid as backup in 2023

Darnold completed 61 percent of his pass attempts for 297 yards, two touchdowns and one interception across 10 games (one start) with San Francisco in 2023.

Sam Darnold - Scores twice in first start for SF

Darnold completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 189 yards and a touchdown while rushing seven times for 19 yards and another score in Sunday's 21-20 loss to the Rams. He also lost a fumble.

Sam Darnold - Starting regular-season finale

Darnold will start Sunday's game against the Rams, coach Kyle Shanahan said Wednesday, Matt Barrows of The Athletic reports.

Sam Darnold - Takes over late for injured starter

Darnold completed eight of 14 pass attempts for 81 yards, a touchdown and an interception while adding nine rushing yards on one attempt in Monday's 33-19 loss to the Ravens.

Sam Darnold - Mops up in blowout win

Darnold carried once for minus-one yard while playing four of the 49ers' 59 snaps on offense in Sunday's 42-19 win over the Eagles.

Sam Darnold - Remains in backup role

Darnold will return to his backup role after Brock Purdy cleared concussion protocol ahead of Sunday's game against the Bengals, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Sam Darnold - On track for Week 8 start

Darnold is on track to start Sunday's game against the Bengals after teammate Brock Purdy entered concussion protocol earlier this week, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Sam Darnold - Will play Friday

Darnold will come in after Brock Purdy during Friday's preseason finale against the Chargers, Matt Barrows of The Athletic reports.

Sam Darnold - Wins backup competition

Darnold has been named the 49ers' No. 2 quarterback behind Brock Purdy, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Sam Darnold - Gets extended look Saturday

Darnold completed 11 of 14 pass attempts for 109 yards, one touchdown and one interception in Saturday's preseason win over Denver.

Sam Darnold - Will play first half Saturday

Head coach Kyle Shanahan announced that Darnold will play during the first half ahead of Trey Lance on Saturday, with the latter running the backup offense following halftime against the Broncos, Josh Dubow of the Associated Press reports.

Sam Darnold - Plays third quarter Sunday

Darnold completed five of his eight pass attempts for 84 yards with no touchdowns or turnovers while playing the third quarter of Sunday's 34-7 preseason loss to Las Vegas.

Sam Darnold - Playing after Lance on Sunday

Coach Kyle Shanahan told KNBR 680 San Francisco on Friday that Darnold will take most of the second-half reps at quarterback for the 49ers in Sunday's preseason game in Las Vegas.

Sam Darnold - Getting a real shot in San Fran?

Coach Kyle Shanahan said Thursday that Darnold, Brock Purdy (elbow) and Trey Lance are "all capable of being franchise-like quarterbacks," David Lombardi of The Athletic reports.

Sam Darnold - Heads to 49ers on one-year pact

Darnold and the 49ers agreed to terms on a one-year contract Monday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

Sam Darnold - Poor Week 18 performance

Darnold completed just 5 of 15 passes for 43 yards and two interceptions in Sunday's 10-7 win over the Saints. He also rushed six times for 32 yards.

Sam Darnold - Impressive numbers in win

Darnold completed 15 of 22 passes for 250 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions in the Panthers' 37-23 win over the Lions on Saturday. He also rushed six times for 19 yards and another score.

Sam Darnold - Touchdown toss in loss

Darnold completed 14 of 23 passes for 225 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 24-16 loss to the Steelers.

Sam Darnold - Throws TD in win

Darnold completed 14 of 24 passes for 120 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 30-24 win over the Seahawks. He also rushed three times for 31 yards.

Sam Darnold - Earns another start after win

Darnold completed 11 of 19 passes for 164 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions in Sunday's 23-10 win over the Broncos. He added three rushes for three yards and a touchdown.

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