Christian McCaffrey played all 57 snaps in Sunday’s game and 58 out of 68 snaps in the season opener. Nonetheless, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan acknowledged that he wants to enhance the operating back rotation. In Week 1, backup operating back Elijah Mitchell had ten snaps, but he did not have any in Week two.
Regardless of the workload, McCaffrey is not concerned about getting overworked. He believes that the quantity of snaps he plays depends on how the game is going. In the prior game, there had been numerous breaks, which resulted in him playing additional snaps. McCaffrey also acknowledged that there will be games exactly where Mitchell will have consecutive carries on numerous drives if he is performing nicely.
McCaffrey has played all offensive snaps for his group 15 occasions in his profession, which is a outstanding feat. Only ten occasions in the course of the exact same period have other operating backs played just about every play. The final time McCaffrey played one hundred % of the snaps was in Week 15 of the 2019 season though he was nevertheless with the Panthers. In addition, McCaffrey presently leads the NFL in rushing yards with 268, 88 yards ahead of the closest competitor.