49ers Take Down Panthers, 23-10, Reach NFC Championship

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Anquan Boldin had a big day receiving, leading the way to a solid win for the 49ers against the Panthers, 23-10 in Charlotte. With the win, San Francisco moves on to the NFC Championship.

Colin Kaepernick accounted for two touchdowns against the Panthers (1 pass, 1 rush) on 15 of 28 passing for 196 yards and no interceptions. On the Panthers side, Cam Newton went 16 for 25 with 267 yards passing, one touchdown and two picks.

Frank Gore was a standout player for the 49ers, rushing for 84 yards on 17 attempts. Boldin was a highlight, pulling in eight balls for 136 yards.

The San Francisco defense was the difference in the victory, giving up 93 yards rushing and 267 passing. They harassed Newton and the Panthers offensive line with an imposing five sacks.

Finally, Phil Dawson was perfect, making all three of his field goal attempts.

Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. provided some spark with 104 receiving yards. Wide receiver Steve Smith also had a noteworthy performance with 74 receiving yards and one touchdown.


49ers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B

87

C. Kaepernick

15

28

196

1

0

-

-

A. Lee

0

1

0

0

0

A+

100

A. Boldin

0

1

0

0

0


Panthers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C+

79

C. Newton

16

25

267

1

2


49ers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

93

F. Gore

RB

17

84

4.9

0

D+

70

K. Hunter

RB

9

27

3.0

0

B

87

C. Kaepernick

QB

8

15

1.9

1


Panthers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

79

C. Newton

QB

10

54

5.4

0

D+

67

M. Tolbert

FB

8

20

2.5

0

-

-

D. Williams

RB

5

13

2.6

0


49ers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

A. Boldin

WR

8

136

17.0

0

C

73

M. Crabtree

WR

3

26

8.7

0

C

72

Q. Patton

WR

1

23

23.0

0


Panthers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A-

91

T. Ginn Jr.

WR

4

104

26.0

0

A-

90

S. Smith

WR

4

74

18.5

1

B

85

G. Olsen

TE

4

55

13.8

0


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