DANVILLE (CBS SF) — Former San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Greg Knapp remained hospitalized in extraordinarily essential situation Tuesday after he was injured when his bike was laid low with a car over the weekend in Danville.
Officers stated Knapp, who’s now a member for Robert Saleh’s New York Jets employees, was laid low with a car at round 2:50 p.m. close to the nook of Dougherty and Bollinger Canyon Roads.
He was rushed to the close by San Ramon Regional Medical Middle after which rushed to the trauma unit at John Muir Medical Middle in Walnut Creek. His situation Tuesday morning was not identified.
Danville police haven’t launched any particulars of the accident.
The 58-year-old Knapp was Atlanta’s quarterback coach for the previous three seasons. Knapp spent 9 years in varied positions with the San Francisco 49ers together with offensive high quality management from 1995 to 1997, quarterbacks coach from 1998 to 2000 and offensive coordinator from 2001 to 2003.
Heading into the 2021 NFL season, Knapp had joined Salah’s employees after the previous 49ers defensive coordinator took over as New York’s head coach.
His household issued a press release asking followers to maintain Knapp of their gamers.
“Greg is a tremendous father and husband whose ardour for all times might be felt in all his interactions with folks,” the assertion launched by the Jets. He’s our rock and largest supporter, pushing us to all attempt to raised ourselves every day with fixed love and inspiration. Whereas many know him for his achievements as a coach, his impression as a father and husband are far better.”
“We’re so lucky to have him in our lives. We’re sincerely grateful to all those that have continued to achieve out and supply assist – it has meant the world to us. We ask that you simply proceed to hope for Greg and our household throughout this time.”
Salah mirrored on Knapp’s magnetic character in his assertion.
“Greg is such a tremendous particular person it’s arduous to think about the problem going through him and his household,” Saleh stated. “Greg’s enjoyable nature, sort disposition, and wealth of data has allowed him to make real connections with all of our coaches, gamers and employees since he has been right here. I ask that you simply preserve him in your prayers as all of us pull for him to recuperate from this horrific accident.”