San Francisco Defeats Arizona 32-20 - Recap
Frank Gore tore up the turf for 101 rushing yards on Sunday to lead the 49ers to a 32-20 win over the Cardinals at Candlestick Park.
San Francisco won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 40.5.
Colin Kaepernick completed 16 of 29 pass attempts for 252 yards and 2 TDs for the 49ers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cardinals defense.
Andre Ellington rushed for 56 yards for Arizona, while Rashard Mendenhall added 40 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 298 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Larry Fitzgerald and Brittan Golden had 117 and 53 yards respectively.
San Francisco was outgained by Arizona 403-387 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the 49ers.
The time of possession battle favored San Francisco as their offense was on the field for 34:19, longer than the 25:41 of their opponents.
San Francisco looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Titans. The Cardinals will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.