Panthers Grind Out 10-9 Win Over 49ers

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In a game where both teams struggled to get their offense going, the Panthers topped the 49ers, 10-9, in San Francisco.

Cam Newton didn't throw for a score and came away 16 of 32 for only 169 yards and one pick. On the 49ers side, Colin Kaepernick had an equally underwhelming day, going 11 of 22 with 91 yards passing, no touchdowns and one pick.

DeAngelo Williams ran for 46 yards on eight carries with a touchdown. Steve Smith caught six balls for 63 yards.

The Carolina defense was the major reason for the victory, limiting the 49ers to 91 yards passing and 105 rushing while forcing one interception. They terrorized Kaepernick and the 49ers offensive line with six sacks.

49ers running back Frank Gore had a big day with 82 yards rushing and 21 receiving.

The Panthers host the Patriots (7-2) next week while the 49ers head to New Orleans to face the Saints (6-2).


Panthers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

D-

62

C. Newton

16

32

169

0

1


49ers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

F

54

C. Kaepernick

11

22

91

0

1


Panthers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

D. Williams

RB

8

46

5.8

1

C

72

J. Stewart

RB

13

41

3.2

0

D-

62

C. Newton

QB

7

17

2.4

0


49ers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

97

F. Gore

RB

16

82

5.1

0

F

54

C. Kaepernick

QB

4

16

4.0

0

-

-

K. Hunter

RB

3

8

2.7

0


Panthers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

S. Smith

WR

6

63

10.5

0

C+

78

B. LaFell

WR

4

48

12.0

0

D+

70

T. Ginn Jr.

WR

2

19

9.5

0


49ers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C

74

M. Manningham

WR

3

30

10.0

0

C

72

A. Boldin

WR

3

23

7.7

0

A

97

F. Gore

RB

2

21

10.5

0


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