The San Francisco 49ers are finalizing their game strategy for their

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 Week 1 encounter with the Chicago Bears.

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However, it appears they may need to start planning for the possibility

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that star Tight end George Kittel will not be able to participate.

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During 49ers practice, Kittle suffered a serious injury. Because of this,

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he could not attend the practice on Wednesday.

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Although this is usually not a good omen.

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The latest information about Kittle's injuries isn't promising.

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According to reports, Kittel will miss the 49ers' regular-season opener

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and may have to spend more time recovering from the injury.

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