away San Francisco
49ers
(12-4)
8:20 PM EST
December 16, 2012
41-34
home New England
Patriots
(12-4)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
49ers 7 10 14 10 41
Patriots 0 3 7 24 34
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
TD 10:55 Randy Moss 24 Yd pass from Colin Kaepernick (David Akers kick)
2nd Quarter
FG 8:31 Stephen Gostkowski 32 Yd
TD 6:59 Delanie Walker 34 Yd pass from Colin Kaepernick (David Akers kick)
FG 0:00 David Akers 20 Yd
3rd Quarter
TD 10:38 Frank Gore 9 Yd own fumble return (David Akers kick)
TD 10:21 Michael Crabtree 27 Yd pass from Colin Kaepernick (David Akers kick)
TD 5:59 Danny Woodhead 6 Yd run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
4th Quarter
TD 14:58 Tom Brady 1 Yd run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
TD 12:13 Aaron Hernandez 5 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
TD 6:43 Danny Woodhead 1 Yd run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
TD 6:25 Michael Crabtree 38 Yd pass from Colin Kaepernick (David Akers kick)
FG 1:56 David Akers 28 Yd
FG 0:38 Stephen Gostkowski 41 Yd
Passing Statistics
New England
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Tom Brady 36 65 443 55.4 6.8 3 18 1 2 68.9
San Francisco
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Colin Kaepernick 14 25 221 56.0 8.8 1 13 4 1 108.5
Rushing Statistics
San Francisco
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Frank Gore 21 83 4.0 15 0 0
LaMichael James 8 31 3.9 17 0 0
Dashon Goldson 1 31 31.0 31 0 0
Colin Kaepernick 7 28 4.0 19 0 0
Anthony Dixon 2 7 3.5 5 0 0
New England
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Danny Woodhead 12 61 5.1 15 2 0
Stevan Ridley 9 23 2.6 9 0 1
Tom Brady 3 11 3.7 5 1 0
Receiving Statistics
New England
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Brandon Lloyd 10 190 19.0 53 0 0
Aaron Hernandez 10 92 9.2 20 1 0
Wes Welker 5 56 11.2 15 0 0
Michael Hoomanawanui 1 41 41.0 41 0 0
Deion Branch 4 37 9.2 13 0 0
Danny Woodhead 5 23 4.6 7 0 0
Shane Vereen 1 4 4.0 4 0 1
San Francisco
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Michael Crabtree 7 107 15.3 38 2 0
Randy Moss 2 36 18.0 24 1 0
Frank Gore 2 34 17.0 26 0 0
Delanie Walker 2 34 17.0 34 1 1
Vernon Davis 1 10 10.0 10 0 0
Kicking Statistics
San Francisco
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
David Akers 5 5 2 3 28 0 11
New England
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Stephen Gostkowski 4 4 2 2 41 1 10
Kick Returns
San Francisco
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
LaMichael James 4 133 33.2 62 0
Delanie Walker 2 21 10.5 18 0
New England
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Devin McCourty 5 107 21.4 26 0
Punting Statistics
San Francisco
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Andy Lee 5 283 56.6 64 0 3 0
New England
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Zoltan Mesko 5 228 45.6 49 0 1 0
Punt Returns
San Francisco
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Ted Ginn Jr. 3 15 5.0 8 0
New England
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Wes Welker 5 13 2.6 11 0
Defense Statistics
San Francisco
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
NaVorro Bowman 8 3 0.0 0 1 0 1
Tarell Brown 7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chris Culliver 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Willis 5 6 0.0 0 0 0 0
Donte Whitner 5 2 0.0 0 1 0 1
Ray McDonald 4 0 2.0 0 0 0 0
Dashon Goldson 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Carlos Rogers 3 1 0.0 1 1 0 1
Ricky Jean Francois 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Justin Smith 1 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Will Tukuafu 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Bruce Miller 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
C.J. Spillman 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tramaine Brock 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ahmad Brooks 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Delanie Walker 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Perrish Cox 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Michael Wilhoite 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Anthony Dixon 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aldon Smith 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 1
Larry Grant 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Darcel McBath 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
New England
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Jerod Mayo 5 7 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dont'a Hightower 5 3 0.0 0 0 0 1
Brandon Spikes 3 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Justin Francis 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aqib Talib 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Rob Ninkovich 2 5 1.0 0 0 0 0
Chandler Jones 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Arrington 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Devin McCourty 1 1 0.0 1 0 0 1
Mike Rivera 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Wes Welker 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Steve Gregory 1 1 0.0 0 1 0 1
Alfonzo Dennard 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Love 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Chung 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tom Brady 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Matthew Slater 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Vince Wilfork 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aaron Hernandez 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Michael Hoomanawanui 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Trevor Scott 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nate Ebner 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Sebastian Vollmer 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Deaderick 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Marquice Cole 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Bolden 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
New England San Francisco
First Downs 32 19
Passing 22 11
Rushing 8 7
Penalty 2 1
Third Down Efficiency 2-15 5-14
Fourth Down Efficiency 5-6 1-2
Total Net Yards 520 388
Total Plays 92 65
Average Gain Per Play 5.7 6.0
Net Yards Rushing 4.0 4.6
Rushes 24 39
Average Per Rush 4.0 4.6
Net Yards Passing 425 208
Completions-Attempts 65 25
Yards Per Pass Play 6.3 8.0
Times Sacked 3 1
Yards Lost to Sacks 18 13
Had Intercepted 2 1
Punts 5 5
Average Punt 45.6 56.6
Penalties 8 6
Penalty Yards 73 88
Fumbles 2 6
Fumbles Lost 2 1