TE George Kittle, CB Charvarius Ward Are In For Season Opener Against Steelers


The 49ers made a list of their inactive players for Sunday’s game against the Steelers.

George Kittle, a tight end, and Charvarius Ward, a cornerback, are absent due to injuries to their heels. On Friday’s injury report, both players were categorized as questionable.

Who won’t be wearing a uniform in San Francisco?

  • QB Brandon Allen (third QB)
  • OL Nick Zakelj
  • DL Kalia Davis
  • LB Dee Winters
  • LB Jalen Graham
  • TE Brayden Willis
  • RB Ty Davis-Price

In accordance with the NFL’s new regulations, Allen may be activated if Brock Purdy and Sam Darnold are both hurt and unable to continue playing.

At 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, the 49ers and Steelers will face off at Acrisure Stadium.