Bills/49ers preview: notes and stats

October 15, 2016
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By Sal Capaccio

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NOTES


49ERS

  • QB COLIN KAPERNICK rushed for TD in last meeting
  • RB CARLOS HYDE had 114 scrimmage yards (78 rush, 36 rec) & TD last week. Ties for NFL lead with 6 rush TDs. Has 100+ scrimmage yards in 2 of past 4
  • WR JEREMY KERLEY had 8 receptions for 102 yards & TD in Week 5. Aims for 3rd in row with TD. Had 2 TDs (rec., PR) in 9/9/12 meeting (with NYJ). 
  • WR TORREY SMITH had 5 receptions for 166 yards & TD in only meeting (9/29/13 with Bal)
  • LB NICK BELLORE led team with 9 tackles last week. 
  • LB AHMAD BROOKS had sack in last meeting. 
  • CB ANTOINE BETHEA has 6+ tackles in 3 of past 4. 
  • Rookie CB RASHARD ROBINSON has 4 PD in past 2. 
  • S ERIC REID had 6 tackles & FF in Week 5

BILLS

  • Aim for 4th consecutive win
  • QB TYROD TAYLOR aims for 4th win in row vs. NFC. Since 2015, is 1 of 2 QBs in NFL with 95+ rating (96.6) & 700+ rush yards (736)
  • Team is averaging 178.3 rush yards per game in past 3. 
  • RB LE SEAN MC COY has TD in 3 of 4 games vs. SF. Is only NFL player with 7,000+ rush (7,497) & 2,000+ rec. (2,361) yards since 2010. In past 3, has 382 scrimmage yards (127.3 per game) & 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 rec.)
  • WR MARQUISE GOODWIN has 5 career TD catches & averages 46.4 yards per TD
  • CB NICKELL ROBEY-COLEMAN had 2 INTs last week, incl. 41-yard TD. Has 3 career INTs & 2 INT-TDs. 
  • LB LORENZO ALEXANDER had career-high 3 sacks last week. Leads NFL with 7 sacks. Has 0.5+ sack in all 5 games. 
  • LB ZACH BROWN ties for NFL lead with 57 tackles. 
  • LB JERRY HUGHES has 4 sacks in past 5.  
  • CB STEPHON GILMORE has 3 INTs in past 3 vs. NFC. 
  • LB PRESTON BROWN is 2nd on team with 43 tackles. 
  • Rookie DT ADOLPHUS WASHINGTON had 1st sack last week.

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