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49ers-Cardinals Injury Report: George Kittle ‘feeling fantastic’ but among players doubtful for Sunday; Emmanuel Sanders questionable

Nov 15, 2019 at 2:06 PM--

The San Francisco 49ers are preparing for their Week 11 contest against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

TE George Kittle hasn't practiced with his teammates since sustaining knee and ankle injuries on October 31 during the 49ers' first game against Arizona. He did not play on Monday night against the Seattle Seahawks and is listed as "doubtful" for Sunday.

How does Kittle feel?

"I'm feeling fantastic," he told reporters on Friday.

WR Emmanuel Sanders is listed as "questionable," which is good news for his chances of playing on Sunday. He suffered a rib injury, which head coach Kyle Shanahan described earlier this week as a "cartilage issue," against Seattle and had to leave the game.

Shanahan said on Friday morning that both Kittle and Sanders would be game-day decisions.

"Both of those guys, we're not going to rule out," Shanahan said on KNBR. "I think they'll be a decision on Sunday, but hopefully, it will work out in our favor."

Shanahan said Friday morning that RB Matt Breida (ankle) is unlikely to play against the Cardinals unless there is another injury at the position.

K Robbie Gould (right quadricep) has not practiced this week after missing Monday's game against Seattle and is listed as "doubtful."

Below are the official injury reports for the 49ers and Cardinals, which were provided by the 49ers Communications staff. Also included are the week's practice participation reports.

San Francisco 49ers

Player Injury Wed Thu Fri Game Status
Azeez Al-Shaair concussion DNP DNP DNP Out
Matt Breida ankle DNP DNP DNP Doubtful
Garrett Celek back LP LP LP
Dee Ford quadricep LP LP LP
Robbie Gould right quadricep DNP DNP DNP Doubtful
D.J. Jones groin DNP DNP DNP Out
George Kittle knee, ankle DNP DNP DNP Doubtful
Raheem Mostert knee LP LP LP Questionable
Dante Pettis back LP LP LP Questionable
Emmanuel Sanders ribs DNP DNP DNP Questionable
Joe Staley finger DNP DNP DNP Out
Levine Toilolo groin LP LP LP
Ahkello Witherspoon foot, quadricep LP LP LP Questionable
Tevin Coleman NIR - - -

Arizona Cardinals

Player Injury Wed Thu Fri Game Status
Jonathan Bullard foot DNP DNP DNP Out
Larry Fitzgerald not-injury related DNP DNP DNP
Chandler Jones not-injury related DNP DNP DNP
Zach Kerr knee DNP DNP DNP Questionable
Terrell Suggs hamstring/back DNP DNP DNP Questionable
Maxx Williams illness DNP DNP DNP
Tramaine Brock Sr. hamstring LP LP LP Questionable
Lamont Gaillard thumb LP LP LP
Dennis Gardeck ankle LP LP LP
Rodney Gunter calf LP LP LP
Justin Murray knee LP LP LP Questionable
Patrick Peterson calf LP LP LP
Deionte Thompson knee FP FP FP
Chase Edmonds hamstring DNP DNP DNP Out

DNP - Did not participate in practice
LP - Limited participation in practice
FP - Full participation
NIR - Not injury related

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