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San Francisco 49ers at Detroit Lions

Game Notes

Sunday, December 27, 2015


Boldin Gets To 1K

  • With 5 recepts. for 27 yds., WR Anquan Boldin became the 13th player in NFL history to record 1,000-or-more recepts. for their career. Boldin currently ranks 12th in NFL history with 1,004 recepts.


Most Receptions In NFL History
1.WR Jerry Rice1,549
2.TE Tony Gonzalez1,325
3.WR Marvin Harrison1,102
4.WR Cris Carter1,101
5.WR Tim Brown1,094
6.WR Terrell Owens1,078
7.WR Reggie Wayne1,070
8.WR Andre Johnson1,046
9.WR Issac Bruce1,024
10.TE Jason Witten1,014
11.WR Larry Fitzgerald1,008
12.WR Anquan Boldin1,004
13.WR Hines Ward1,000


  • Boldin achieved the milestone in his 185th career game, becoming the 5th-fastest player to reach the mark.


Fastest to 1,000 Career Receptions, NFL History
1.Marvin Harrison, Ind.167
2.Andre Johnson, Hou.168
3.Jerry Rice, SF181
4.Larry Fitzgerald, Arz.182
5.Anquan Boldin, Arz./Bal./SF185


Gabbert’s 100+ Rating

  • QB Blaine Gabbert finished the game completing 22 of 33 passes for 225 yds., 2 TDs and a passer rating of 106.2. It marked his first game with a rating of 100-or-more this season and his first as a starter (min. 10 atts.) since 10/21/12 at Oak. (123.6).


McDonald Gets Another

  • On the opening drive of the game, TE Vance McDonald registered his 3rd TD of the season on a 1-yd. pass from QB Blaine Gabbert. McDonald finished the game with 5 recepts. for 61 yds. and 1 TD.


Torrey Gets In For 6

  • WR Torrey Smith caught a 17-yd. TD pass from Gabbert, marking his 4th TD recept. of the season.


Ellington’s Career Highs

  • WR Bruce Ellington registered 3 recepts. for a career-high 55 yds., including a career-long 38-yd. recept.


Harris Sets Career High In 49ers Debut

  • In his first game with the 49ers, RB DuJuan Harris registered 11 carries for a career-high 73 yds.


Bowman & Brooks Sack Stafford

  • LBs NaVorro Bowman and Ahmad Brooks brought down Lions QB Matthew Stafford for 0.5 sack each. Brooks also added another sack and finished with 1.5 sacks on the day which marked his 10th career game with 1.5-or-more sacks.
  • Bowman now has 2.5 sacks on the season and 11.5 for his career.
  • Brooks now has 6.5 on the season and 47.5 for his career. His 45.5 sacks as a member of the 49ers (2008-15) is the most in franchise history by a linebacker, since sacks became an official statistic in 1982.


Dawson Climbs The Points Ladder

  • With 1 FG and 2 PATs, K Phil Dawson moved past former K Eddie Murray into 16th all-time on the NFL’s most career points list, and now has 1,598 for his career.


Most Career Points, NFL History
14.Ryan Longwell1,687
15.Sebastian Janikowski1,670
16.Phil Dawson1,598
17.Eddie Murray1,594
18.Al Del Greco1,584