NFL News : Report: 49ers quarterback suffers torn ACL.

Report: 49ers quarterback suffers torn ACL.

More bad news for San Francisco.

Published on by The Football Feed in NFL News

It's been a rough day for San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks.

While he wasn't considered among the quarterbacks competing for the starting job, the loss of third stringer Thad Lewis will be difficult to manage for the 49ers, especially when you consider Lewis is out for the long-term.

The extent of the injury suffered by Lewis in Sunday's preseason game against the Texans is now known and it's not good, according to Pro Football Talk's Michael David Smith, an MRI has revealed that Lewis is done for the season with a torn ACL.

The San Francisco 49ers announced earlier today that quarterback Colin Kaepernick would not be available due to shoulder sorenesswould not be available due to shoulder soreness, which is likely to complicate matters.