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Team 1 2 3 4
SF 0 14 10 16
HOU 3 3 7 0
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Game Story

Chris Borland made one more big play to convince the 49ers he should be in the mix of linebackers to replace injured NaVorro Bowman. Borland, a third-round pick from Wisconsin, returned an interception 34 yards for a touchdown, third-string quarterback Josh Johnson threw three TD passes and San...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
2:20
FG
Chris Boswell kicked a 41-yard field goal
SF 0 - HOU 3
2nd Quarter
6:46
FG
Randy Bullock kicked a 52-yard field goal
SF 0 - HOU 6
1:18
TD
Blaine Gabbert passed to Asante Cleveland to the right for 14 yard gain (Phil Dawson made PAT)
SF 7 - HOU 6
0:34
TD
Josh Johnson passed to Bruce Ellington to the left for 13 yard gain (Phil Dawson made PAT)
SF 14 - HOU 6
3rd Quarter
9:04
FG
Phil Dawson kicked a 28-yard field goal
SF 17 - HOU 6
8:45
TD
Chris Borland intercepted Tom Savage for 34 yards (Phil Dawson made PAT)
SF 24 - HOU 6
2:19
TD
Andre Hal intercepted Josh Johnson for 77 yards (Randy Bullock made PAT)
SF 24 - HOU 13
4th Quarter
10:14
TD
Josh Johnson passed to Kyle Nelson to the left for 5 yard gain (Phil Dawson made PAT)
SF 31 - HOU 13
8:52
SA
Blocked punt attempt by Chris Boswell. Safety
SF 33 - HOU 13
6:20
TD
Josh Johnson passed to Kyle Nelson to the right for 2 yard gain (Phil Dawson made PAT)
SF 40 - HOU 13

Game Leaders

Passing

San Francisco

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Josh Johnson 14 17 135 82.4 7.9 0 0 3 1 114.8 0
Blaine Gabbert 4 11 60 36.4 5.5 2 9 1 0 85.4 0

Houston

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Case Keenum 8 17 70 47.1 4.1 0 0 0 1 33.9 0
Tom Savage 8 12 43 66.7 3.6 1 2 0 1 37.8 0

Rushing

San Francisco

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Glenn Winston 11 55 5.0 11 0 0
Alfonso Smith 12 44 3.7 13 0 0
LaMichael James 6 39 6.5 17 0 0
Josh Johnson 6 34 5.7 17 0 0
Blaine Gabbert 2 11 5.5 7 0 0
Carlos Hyde 2 8 4.0 5 0 0

Houston

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Jonathan Grimes 8 33 4.1 12 0 0
Toben Opurum 3 9 3.0 6 0 0
Tom Savage 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Ronnie Brown 3 1 0.3 4 0 0
Alfred Blue 4 -3 -0.8 2 0 0

Receiving

San Francisco

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Lance Lewis 3 4 61 20.3 49 0 0
Bruce Ellington 3 4 35 11.7 19 1 0
Derek Carrier 1 1 32 32.0 32 0 0
Alfonso Smith 4 5 27 6.8 9 0 0
Kyle Nelson 5 5 15 3.0 5 2 0
Asante Cleveland 1 2 14 14.0 14 1 0
Quinton Patton 1 2 11 11.0 11 0 0
Stevie Johnson 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0
Vance McDonald 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
L'Damian Washington 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

Houston

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Alfred Blue 2 2 26 13.0 14 0 0
DeVier Posey 4 8 24 6.0 11 0 0
Keshawn Martin 3 4 24 8.0 15 0 0
Jonathan Grimes 1 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Travis Labhart 1 2 9 9.0 9 0 0
EZ Nwachukwu 2 2 6 3.0 6 0 0
C.J. Fiedorowicz 1 2 5 5.0 5 0 0
Ronnie Brown 1 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Ryan Griffin 1 3 4 4.0 4 0 0
Mike Thomas 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0
Zach Potter 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Jay Prosch 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

San Francisco

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Phil Dawson 5 5 1 1 28 100.0 8

Houston

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Randy Bullock 1 1 1 1 52 100.0 4
Chris Boswell 0 0 1 1 41 100.0 3

Punting

San Francisco

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Andy Lee 5 44.0 1 0

Houston

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Chris Boswell 5 46.0 1 0

Returns

San Francisco

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
LaMichael James 3 64 21.3 23 0 2 1 0.5 1 0
Bruce Ellington 2 36 18.0 26 0 1 44 44.0 44 0

Houston

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
EZ Nwachukwu 6 130 21.7 30 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Travis Labhart 0 0 N/A 0 0 3 19 6.3 8 0

Defense

San Francisco

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Kassim Osgood 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Craig Dahl 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
C.J. Spillman 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Cook 1 1 0.0 0 2 1 33 0
Alfonso Smith 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ian Williams 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Derek Carrier 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tank Carradine 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey Lemonier 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Quinton Dial 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nick Moody 2 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase Thomas 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Darryl Morris 2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Mike Purcell 2 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0
Lawrence Okoye 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jimmie Ward 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Borland 3 3 0.0 0 1 1 34 1
Dontae Johnson 3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Aaron Lynch 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Kenneth Acker 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shayne Skov 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
L.J. McCray 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Houston

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Quentin Groves 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Elbert Mack 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Clemons 2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Arian Foster 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ricardo Mathews 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akeem Dent 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shiloh Keo 6 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Victorian 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Whitney Mercilus 3 0 1.0 3 0 0 0 0
Jared Crick 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Pleasant 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Grimes 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keith Browner 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
EZ Nwachukwu 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jawanza Starling 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Louis Nix III 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeoffrey Pagan 6 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jay Prosch 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Hal 2 0 0.0 0 1 1 77 1
Jason Ankrah 2 1 1.0 6 0 0 0 0
Chris Boswell 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Max Bullough 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris McAllister 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Williams 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Young 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0