Report card: Bad marks for Niners

  • San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh watches from the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in San Francisco, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. The Giants won 26-3. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

49ers report card for 26-3 loss to Giants:

<b>Quarterbacks: D</b> Whether it was due to a sore middle finger or a series of bad reads, Alex Smith threw 3 interceptions.

<b>Running Backs: B</b> Frank Gore had 8 attempts for 36 yards at halftime — and didn't get another carry.

<b>Receivers: C</b> Decent games for Mario Manningham (5 catches, 72 yards) and Randy Moss (2 for 75).

<b>Offensive Line: D </b>A week after dominating the Bills, this unit was entirely overmatched by the Giants' active front four.

© The Press Democrat |  Terms of Service |  Privacy Policy |  Jobs With Us |  RSS |  Advertising |  Sonoma Media Investments |  Place an Ad
Switch to our Mobile View