The 49ers’ offensive coaching staff was busy Tuesday piecing together the team’s game plan to face the Carolina Panthers when coach Kyle Shanahan began applying the pressure to general manager John Lynch.“We knew John was in discussions trying to get a receiver,” Shanahan said on 49ers Game Plan, which airs Saturday at 7 p.m. on NBC Bay Area (Ch. 3).
It’s the most important 49ers game since the last one, except this one is on “Monday Night Football.”
San Francisco is off to its best start in over two decades, as the 3-0 49ers return from their bye week as the only remaining undefeated team in the NFC.
Jimmy G and Co. will put their stainless record on the line against the visiting Cleveland Browns, who are coming off an impressive road win over the Baltimore Ravens.
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49ers running back Tevin Coleman and defensive end Dee Ford are listed as questionable for Monday’s game, while defensive end Nick Bosa and defensive back Jimmie Ward are absent from the injury report for the first time all season.
Here’s how you can watch 49ers-Browns on Monday night:
Start time: Monday, Oct. 7, at 5:15 p.m. PT
TV channel: ESPN
Live stream: Watch ESPN
CBS All Access
CBS All Access costs $6 a month and lets you watch AFC matchups on Sunday afternoons. It makes for a good add-on for Sling TV subscribers, who don’t get CBS.
FuboTV costs $55 a month and includes CBS, Fox, NBC and NFL Network but not ESPN. You’ll miss out on Monday Night Football on ESPN but will get the games on Sunday afternoons (CBS and Fox), Sunday nights (NBC) and Thursday nights (NFL Network). The $9-a-month Sports Plus package adds NFL RedZone.
Hulu with Live TV
Hulu with Live TV costs $45 a month and includes CBS, Fox, NBC and ESPN but not NFL Network or RedZone.