Jimmy Garoppolo, Derek Carr give Bay Area fans two riveting QBs, but the fun won’t last forever

first_imgThe day the Raiders sprung into being and squatted in Oakland, Bay Area football fans were in for a treat.They just didn’t know it yet.The 49ers, the first major league professional sports franchise ever in the Bay Area, had as their starting quarterback a local lad and Stanford product John Brodie. Poised for his fourth NFL season, Brodie was a known, if underwhelming, quantity.John Brodie, left, and linebacker Dave Wilcox following a 38-7 win over the Oakland Raiders on December 20, …last_img

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