San Francisco Defeats Green Bay 45-31 - Recap
San Francisco got a 181-yard performance from Colin Kaepernick as a key part of its 45-31 victory over the Packers on Saturday at Candlestick Park.
The 49ers were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Colin Kaepernick completed 17 of 31 pass attempts for 263 yards and 2 TDs for the 49ers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Packers defense.
DuJuan Harris rushed for 53 yards for Green Bay, while Aaron Rodgers added 28 yards. Aaron Rodgers threw for 257 yards for the Packers, while receivers James Jones and Greg Jennings had 87 and 54 yards respectively.
Green Bay was outgained by San Francisco 579-352 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-20 by the 49ers.
Green Bay lost the time of possession battle 38:01/21:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.