Focus on Carolina: Can the 49ers stop McCaffrey?

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Focus on Carolina: Can the 49ers stop McCaffrey?
Focus on Carolina: Can the 49ers stop McCaffrey?

The most dynamic player in the NFL not named Patrick Mahomes looms as a threat to the 49ers existence as an unbeaten team. Christian McCaffrey is the rare kind of guy who can ruin a defense all by himself, which is what he'll try to do when the Carolina Panthers invade Levi's Stadium on Sunday. “I mean, he creates a lot of problems,” Buccaneers defensive coordinator Todd Bowles said of the speedy third-year running back from Stanford. “I don't think you can stop him with one guy. Sometimes, not even two.” If anyone knows all the trouble McCaffrey can cause, it's probably Kyle Shanahan. When their fathers were with the Broncos — Mike Shanahan coached McCaffrey's dad, Ed — Kyle's sister used to

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