The contract contains a no-trade and no-tag clause in it, assuring Garoppolo will remain in San Francisco this season and have the freedom to leave in 2023. Garoppolo now will serve as Trey Lance‘s backup this season.
Garoppolo’s new one-year restructured deal with the 49ers is worth $6.5 million in base, fully guaranteed, sources told Schefter. He has another total of $500,000 in roster bonuses. He also has playtime bonuses that can boost the value by another nearly $9 million.