The Thread: With one trade, Kyle Shanahan puts all pressure on himself

It's showtime in San Francisco where the 49ers head coach must deliver after the trade of the offseason. Plus, why Sam Darnold and the Panthers are a phenomenal fit.

There’s little debate: Kyle Shanahan is universally lauded as one of this sport’s preeminent innovators.

The play designs. The creativity. Even the ego. It’s all universally celebrated.

Yet, it’s also true that the San Francisco 49ers head coach’s record is 29-35 four years in. And it’s also true that in his two biggest moments as a playcall…

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