Sherman, a four-time Professional Bowler, spent his first seven NFL seasons with the Seahawks. However after he was launched by Seattle within the offseason, Sherman agreed to a three-year contract reportedly value as much as $39.15 million with San Francisco.
Sherman advised the NFL Community this week he’s excited to play along with his new quarterback.
“I would not have signed with the group if I did not imagine in Garoppolo,” Sherman stated.
San Francisco acquired Garoppolo from the Patriots for a second-round decide in November. Garoppolo recorded 1,560 passing yards and eight complete touchdowns in six video games and 5 begins for the 49ers.
San Francisco, which completed 2018 with a 6-10 report, received all 5 of Garoppolo’s begins. He signed a five-year, $137.5 million extension with the 49ers in February.
Sherman stated that earlier than he joined San Francisco he studied movie of Garoppolo.
“I watched how he moved down the stretch, I watched how poised he was,” Sherman stated. “I had conversations along with his teammates, I had conversations with the top coach about how they coach him, about how he approaches the sport. And simply seeing his demeanor and seeing how he interacts along with his teammates, I believe I made a unbelievable choice [to join the 49ers].”
Sherman registered 35 complete tackles and two interceptions in 9 video games with the Seahawks final season. He injured his Achilles in November and missed the remainder of the season.