49ers vs. Packers 2013: All You Need To Know About Week 1

Advanced Stats: Anquan Boldin and the run

This Week in Advanced Stats takes a look at the 49ers' run game struggles against Green Bay, as well as Anquan Boldin's big day and how Colin Kaepernick continues to impress.

Matthews, Brooks, Boldin all fined

Clay Matthews, Anquan Boldin and Ahmad Brooks were all fined for actions during Sunday's game. We take a look at why Boldin should not have been fined.

Reviewing the Packers Game: Kyle Williams

We kick off a new, weekly installment of reviewing the last game through a statistical lens.


Staley: "No one is [expletive] hitting you late"

We've got some interesting video following Clay Matthews illegal hit on Colin Kaepernick. Joe Staley and Alex Boone both had strong comments for Kap.

Boldin named NFC Offensive Player of the Week

49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin was named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for Week 1. We take a look at his strong performance to kick off his 49ers career.

Eric Reid with a strong debut

49ers free safety Eric Reid made his NFL debut on Sunday, and boy was it a good one. The rookie showed poise and sound fundamentals as he was one of the reasons the 49ers came away with a victory.

Anquan Boldin with a "grown man" performance

Anquan Boldin put together an epic debut performance for the San Francisco 49ers. We take a look at the performance, along with some post-game comments by 49ers and Packers players and coaches, as well as Boldin himself.

NFL: Joe Staley acted properly

The NFL has admitted that left tackle Joe Staley was in the right for his defense of QB Colin Kaepernick against LB Clay Matthews. We take a look at what it means.

49ers-Packers: Where can the team improve?

We take a look at some of the areas for improvement following the 49ers 34-28 victory over the Green Bay Packers.


49ers-Packers gallery!

We take a look at a gallery of pictures from the 49ers 34-28 victory over the Green Bay Packers.

49ers snap count vs. Packers

The 49ers defeated the Packers on Sunday, and as expected their defense spent much of the game with extra defensive backs on the field. We break down the offensive, defensive and special teams snap counts to figure out what it all means.

49ers-Packers: Bill Leavy discusses incorrect call

We take a look at Bill Leavy's acknowledgement of a mistake in letting the 49ers re-play third down after offsetting penalties. It was a wild day following Clay Matthews hard hit on Colin Kaepernick.

Your weekly cornucopia of interview transcripts!

Jim Harbaugh, Colin Kaepernick and numerous other players spoke with the media following the 49ers 34-28 victory over the Green Bay Packers. We take a look at the transcripts.


49ers edge Packers: I gotta say it was a good day

The San Francisco 49ers claimed their third straight win over the Green Bay Packers. We take a look at some of the notable stats and accomplishments from the 34-28 victory.

Running game disappears vs. Green Bay

The 49ers struggled to get the ground game going against the Green Bay Packers. We take a look at the up and down performance and look ahead to what it means for Week 2 against the Seahawks.

Kap not intimidated by the Packers

49ers QB Colin Kaepernick was forced to stay in and around the pocket much of Sunday, but he looked pretty sharp in doing so. He set a personal best in passing yards, and led the 49ers to a 34-28 win. We take a look at his thoughts after the game.

49ers edge Packers in wild opener

The San Francisco 49ers escaped with a huge win in their season opener, defeating the Green Bay Packers 34-28. We take a first look at the crazy game.

Late hit leads to 49ers-Packers brawl

We take a look at the 49ers-Packers brawl, instigated by a late hit from Packers linebacker Clay Matthews.

49ers use strong passing to get on board first

The 49ers took a 7-0 lead behind a strong offensive drive by Colin Kaepernick and his receivers. We break down the drive.


49ers vs. Packers: First quarter open thread

The San Francisco 49ers face the Green Bay Packers to kick off the 2013 NFL season. We take a look at pertinent details related to the game, as well as provide an open thread for discussion.

James, Burnett ruled inactive

The 49ers and Packers released their inactive reports, and Morgan Burnett will be inactive, while Nnamdi Asomugha will be active. The Packers have two starters in their secondary inactive.

Public transit for 49ers-Packers

We break down the public transportation options in San Francisco for Sunday's 49ers-Packers game.

Is Jim Harbaugh sand-bagging on RO QB rules?

The offseason has been all about the read option. As the 49ers prepare to face the Packers, could Jim Harbaugh's rule complaints be sand-bagging to a certain extent?

Last minute sit/start advice for 49ers-Packers

The San Francisco 49ers host the Green Bay Packers in a matchup that will feature a lot of fantasy football implications. We take a look at some last minute sit/start advice for Sunday's game.

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