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Purdy ‘pumped up’ after 49ers’ intense Thursday deliver

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By Nicki Jhabvala, The Washington Publish

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — San Francisco 49ers Coach Kyle Shanahan had his team deliver for an hour and 27 minutes in pads on Thursday for their most intense workout of Big Bowl LVIII Week. Held at UNLV’s Fertitta Football Complex, the workout devoted roughly 50 minutes to paunchy team drills after roughly 40 minutes of warmups and positional drills.

Shanahan came away ok with the team’s tempo and vitality, noting this deliver became once even better than Wednesday’s non-padded workout.

He became once critically cheerful with the play of quarterback Brock Purdy, who regarded solid against both the starting and reserve defensive items at some stage within the team sessions.

“He’s had a hell of per week,” Shanahan acknowledged. “Brock’s pumped up.”

The 49ers left no second to smash in Thursday’s deliver, immediate transferring by 12 sessions as CBS’s Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolfson and Evan Washburn watched from the sideline.

San Francisco’s damage checklist remained the equivalent, assign for the return of left form out Trent Williams, who practiced in paunchy on Thursday after taking his long-established passe leisure day on Wednesday.

Tight discontinue George Kittle (toe), defensive discontinue Arik Armstead (knee/foot), cornerback Ambry Thomas (ankle) and linebacker Oren Burks (shoulder) had been all restricted in Thursday’s workout. Defensive form out Kalia Davis (ankle), whose deliver window to return from injured reserve became once opened just a few weeks ago, participated completely.

Shanahan’s message to his team this week has been to “retain sharpening your axe” and retain focal point earlier than Sunday’s game against the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs.

“I suspect it’s been colossal,” Shanahan acknowledged of his gamers’ attention to detail. “The principle two days [of Super Bowl week] are consistently a mumble. The day earlier than on the current time became once basically correct, on the current time became once even better. Having these two days in a row where we can acquire as shut to our routine as attainable is colossal.”

The 49ers’ last deliver, on Friday, starts at 1:20 p.m. PT. That night, gamers and coaches will acquire to employ time with their households at a team barbecue, then resume focal point on Saturday.

“I consistently snarl Friday’s our weekend,” Shanahan acknowledged. “Our weekend ceaselessly starts about 4 p.m. on Friday and it ends everytime you lag to mattress.”

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