their starting lineup against the Backups Take Center Stage

All along, that was the plan

The San Francisco 49ers and their head coach Kyle Shanahan had no

intention of using Minnesota Vikings on Saturday night

San Francisco and Minnesota had combined practises

The first-team players have adequate time to interact with one another

The first-team players have adequate time to interact with one another

Instead, each of the two clubs rested 27 players to give other players an opportunity to shine

San Francisco won by a score of 17-7 in

what was a somewhat sloppy contest