PHOTO GALLERY: 49ers lose defensive struggle in Big Easy
Kap gets ready after tough week 10
After a week in which San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick failed to pass for more than 100 yards, the third-year signal-caller practiced before Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints.
Greer injures leg, leaves game
Saints cornerback Jabari Greer is carted off the field after breaking up a pass intended for 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin in the first quarter. He would not return.
Brees hooks up with Hill for Saints first TD
Saints rookie tight end Josh Hill runs into the end zone for his first career touchdown grab after hauling in 3-yard pass from quarterback Drew Brees in the first quarter.
Boldin ties the game in the second quarter
49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin hauls in an 11-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Colin Kaepernick in first quarter. Boldin finished with 6 catches for 56 yards.
Collins rumbles for another Saints TD
After losing lead briefly, on the 49ers kicker Phil Dawson field goal in the second quarter, the Saints punched in a late touchdown the second quarter to regain the lead, 14-10, going into the second half.
Brooks picks off Brees
49ers outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks runs back an interception in the third quarter. Brooks finished with two tackles, two assists and a sack.
Davis and 49ers capitalize
49ers tight end Vernon Davis catches a 17-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Colin Kaepernick to put San Francisco up 17-14 in the third quarter. Davis finished with 4 catches for 33 yards.
Despite lead, Kap struggles for 49ers
The 49ers offense struggled mightily in the second half as quarterback Colin Kaepernick passed for just 127 yards on 17 of 31 attempts. He had a interception to go along with his two touchdown passes. Overall 49ers had just 12 first downs during Sunday's game.
Brooks' sack fumble ruled personal foul
49ers outside linebacker blows up Saints quarterback Drew Brees for a sack fumble in the fourth quarter but is ruled a unnecessary roughness.
Saints make late drive for Hartley go-ahead field goal
Saints kicker Garrett Hartley kicks a 31-yard field goal as the clock expired to beat the 49ers in regulation. Hartley was 3 for 3 on Sunday.