Sport 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan lauds Marquise Goodwin: 'He was hurting'

19:51  14 november  2017
19:51  14 november  2017 Source:   Sporting News

Marquise Goodwin helps 49ers to emotional win after baby son's death

  Marquise Goodwin helps 49ers to emotional win after baby son's death 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin played and scored in a win on Sunday after he and his wife lost their baby son.The wide receiver caught an 83-yard touchdown pass from C.J. Beathard as the 49ers beat the Giants, 31-21.

49 ers receiver Marquise Goodwin just wanted to play football after his son was delivered stillborn early Sunday morning. " He was hurting but he was adamant he wanted to play, and that's something as a coach you respect," Kyle Shanahan said. Shanahan lauds WR Goodwin : ' He was hurting '.

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Kyle Shanahan talking on a cell phone © (Getty Images) Kyle Shanahan Kyle Shanahan had nothing but praise for Marquise Goodwin after his stellar game against the Giants on Sunday.

The 49ers receiver suffered the loss of his baby the night before, and the fact that he wanted to play really stood out to Shanahan.

"I know Marquise was hurting bad, real bad, and he will for a while and I know his wife will, too," the San Francisco coach said during his Monday press conference. "I don't know how sure he was right away. I think he was up alone throughout the night and then he got here.

"By the time I was able to talk to Marquise he was hurting but he was adamant he wanted to play, and that's something as a coach you respect. You don't want someone just to tell that to you because that's what you want to hear as a coach. You want someone to tell it to you because they mean it. And you could tell 'Quise meant it."

Marquise Goodwin helps 49ers to emotional win after baby son's death

  Marquise Goodwin helps 49ers to emotional win after baby son's death 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin played and scored in a win on Sunday after he and his wife lost their baby son.The wide receiver caught an 83-yard touchdown pass from C.J. Beathard as the 49ers beat the Giants, 31-21.

Shanahan lauds WR Goodwin : ' He was hurting '. I think he was up alone throughout the night and then he got here. By the time I was able to talk to Marquise he was hurting but he was adamant he wanted to play, and that's something as a coach you respect.

Kyle Shanahan could tell Marquise Goodwin was in pain, but left the decision to play in his wide receiver’s hands. “By the time I was able to talk to Marquise he was hurting but he was adamant he wanted to play, and that’s something as a coach you respect.

Goodwin had the play of the game, snagging an 83-yard touchdown pass from rookie quarterback C.J. Beathard to aid in the Niners' first win of the season.

Goodwin sank to the ground in the end zone and let his emotions flow as his teammates rushed over and surrounded him.

"For a guy to go through that, to have those emotions, to go the whole night before not sleeping very much and then to come out there and have some very pivotal plays in that game and make a huge difference, it says a lot about the guy," Shanahan said. "And regardless of whether he played good or bad, the fact that he was out there and tried his hardest and tried to help us was the most important (thing)."

Marquise Goodwin plays, scores emotional TD for 49ers hours after losing baby boy

  Marquise Goodwin plays, scores emotional TD for 49ers hours after losing baby boy Marquise Goodwin revealed on Instagram that he and his wife lost their baby boy in the early hours of Sunday, before he played in San Francisco's win over New York.Goodwin wasn't exhausted from running so far. He was overcome with emotion. The 49ers receiver was playing just hours after suffering one of the worst losses imaginable.

Shanahan : ‘I know Marquise was hurting bad, real bad’. Share this SANTA CLARA – Marquise Goodwin ’s ability to play through the sorrow of his son’s death earlier Sunday had 49 ers coach Kyle Shanahan in awe a day later.

49 ers coach Kyle Shanahan said he was ready to let Goodwin take time with his wife after she prematurely gave birth to their son but the wide receiver insisted on playing on Sunday. 'By the time I was able to talk to Marquise , he was hurting but he was adamant he wanted to play

It was after the game that Goodwin took to Instagram to reveal that his wife delivered their stillborn son the night before just 19 weeks into her pregnancy. However, Goodwin arrived at the team facility hours after the delivery and said he needed to play.

"He was struggling with it for obvious reasons and he decided to play, which we were very grateful for," Shanahan said. "And I think he did a hell of a job for his wife (Sunday), being there for her and helped out his family from that aspect and also helped out his family here, too."

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