Finishes third on depth chart
Beathard did not see the field while serving as the 49ers' third-string quarterback in 2019.
Not playing Monday
Beathard is inactive for Monday's tilt against the Browns.
Stays on roster as third QB
Beathard survived the final roster cuts Saturday, but he will begin the year as third on the quarterback depth chart behind Jimmy Garoppolo and Nick Mullens, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Healthy scratch Saturday
Beathard was not used in Saturday's dress rehearsal preseason game against the Chiefs.
Beathard (thumb) participated in Wednesday's practice, Cam Inman of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Battling thumb injury
Beathard did not practice Tuesday after suffer a thumb injury during Saturday's preseason game against the Cowboys, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Solid line Saturday
Beathard completed 13 of 17 passes for 141 yards, a touchdown and an interception in Saturday's preseason opener against Dallas.