<b>DEFENSIVE LINE</b>

Justin Smith had a big hit on Carson Palmer near the end, but mostly it was mix-and-match up front.

C

<b>LINEBACKERS</b>

With Corey Lemonier's coming-out party, the fans hardly missed Aldon Smith.

B

<b>DEFENSIVE BACKS</b>

A couple big mistakes were outweighed by two interceptions (Eric Reid, Carlos Rogers) and Reid's fumble recovery.

B

<b>SPECIAL TEAMS</b>

Phil Dawson was 3 for 3 on field-goal tries, and the kickoff coverage was excellent.

B

<b>COACHING / OVERALL</b>

A little scarier than expected, but a win is a win the NFC West

B