Can this be the year promising fourth-year RB Carlos Hyde finally breaks out? Can Hyde stay healthy for a full 16 game schedule? These are questions every 49ers fan asks themselves at their local sports bar. However, the question remains who will his primary backup be if for some reason Hyde goes down.
The Niners have a duo of young talent to pool from. On one hand they have rookie fourth-round pick RB Joe Williams. On the other hand they have dark horse RB Matt Breida. The best player will play regardless of draft status or lack thereof.
Rotounderworld Matt Kelley and Eric McClung broke down the debate as they had this to say in the video below: