1:00 PM ET, December 21, 2008
Edward Jones Dome, St. Louis, MO
• Shaun Hill hit Josh Morgan on a 48-yard passing touchdown with 1:22 remaining to give the 49ers the victory. It was San Francisco's longest passing TD of the season.
• Hill got the win despite throwing a career-high three interceptions.
• Isaac Bruce recorded seven receptions for 61 yards to give him 1,001 receptions for his career, becoming the fifth player in NFL history with 1,000-plus career receptions. His career total of 14,936 moves him past Tim Brown for second place on the NFL's all-time receiving yard list.
• The Rams have lost nine straight overall, five straight at home and matched last season's loss total at 13. They are 4-20 vs. divisional foes since 2005.
-- ESPN research
Rams G Jacob Bell (hamstring) did not play in the second half. ... Gore had 106 yards on 18 carries with two touchdowns at home in a 35-16 victory over the Rams last month. ... Torry Holt had four catches for 55 yards and has caught a pass in 152 consecutive games, 11th best in NFL history.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.0||4.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|FG||02:00||Joe Nedney 48 Yd||3||0|
|FG||13:07||Josh Brown 43 Yd||3||3|
|TD||01:12||Keenan Burton 30 Yd Pass From Marc Bulger (Josh Brown Kick)||3||10|
|FG||00:06||Josh Brown 38 Yd||3||13|
|FG||11:36||Josh Brown 22 Yd||3||16|
|TD||04:03||Isaac Bruce 3 Yd Pass From Shaun Hill (Joe Nedney Kick)||10||16|
|TD||01:22||Josh Morgan 48 Yd Pass From Shaun Hill (Joe Nedney Kick)||17||16|