ARIZONA CARDINALS AT SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS INSIDE THE NUMBERS

WEEK 1 // SUNDAY, SEPT. 13, 2020 // 4:25 PM ET // LEVI’S STADIUM // REFEREE: CARL CHEFFERS

REGULAR SEASON HISTORY:

LEADER: 49ers lead all-time series, 31-26

STREAKS: 49ers have won past 2

LAST GAME: 11/17/19: Cardinals 26 at 49ers 36

LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/17/19

CARDINALS NOTES:

QB KYLER MURRAY joined CAM NEWTON as only rookie QBs with 3,500+ pass yards (3,722) & 500+ rush yards (544) in NFL history. Had 5 TDs (4 pass, 1 rush) vs. 0 INTs & 114 rating in 2 starts vs. SF in 2019. • RB KENYAN DRAKE had 814 scrimmage yards (101.8 per game) & 8 rush TDs in 8 games with Az. in 2019. Had 242 scrimmage yards (121 per game) & rush TD in 2 games vs. SF last season. • WR DEANDRE HOPKINS makes Az. debut. Since 2013, ranks 2nd in rec. TDs (54) & 3rd in receptions (632) & rec. yards (8,602). Became 2nd-youngest with 600 receptions (27 years, 164 days) & 3rd-youngest with 8,000 rec. yards (27 years, 143 days). Is 1 of 3 WRs (ANTONIO BROWN & JULIO JONES) with 30+ games (30) of 100+ rec. yards since 2013. Had 11 receptions for 149 yards & 2 TDs in his last game vs. SF (12/10/17 w/ Hou.). WR LARRY FITZGERALD ranks 2nd in NFL history in catches (1,378) & rec. yards (17,083) & 6th in rec. TDs (120). Has catch in 243 consecutive games, 2nd-longest streak in NFL history. Has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 vs. SF. • LB CHANDLER JONES ranked 2nd with 19 sacks in 2019, his 5thstraight season with 11+ sacks. Since 2012, leads NFL with 96 sacks & 27 FFs. Has sack in 4 of his past 5 vs. SF. LB JORDAN HICKS ranked 3rd with 150 tackles in 2019. S BUDDA BAKER ranked 4th with 147 tackles last season. CB PATRICK PETERSON has 25 INTs since 2011, 3rd-most among DBs. LB ISAIAH SIMMONS was selected 8th overall in 2020 NFL Draft.

 

49ERS NOTES:

SAN FRANCISCO won NFC West (13-3) & advanced to SB for 1st time since 2012. • QB JIMMY GAROPPOLO passed for 3,978 yards & 27 TDs vs. 13 INTs for 102 rating in 2019, most pass yards by SF QB since JEFF GARCIA (4,278 in 2000). Joined HOFers JOE MONTANA & STEVE YOUNG as only SF QBs with 100+ rating in single season since 1950. Had 741 pass yards (370.5 per game) & 8 TDs vs. 2 INTs for 125.1 rating in 2 starts vs. Az. last season. • RB RAHEEM MOSTERT had 952 scrimmage yards (772 rush, 180 rec.) & 10 total TDs (8 rush, 2 rec.) in 2019 regular season. Became 6th player with 300+ rush yards (336) & 5+ rush TDs (5) in single postseason in NFL history. • TE GEORGE KITTLE has 216 receptions & 2,945 rec. yards since 2017, both most by TE in his 1st 3 seasons in league annals. WR DEEBO SAMUEL ranked 4th among rookies in catches (57) & rec. yards (802) last season. WR KENDRICK BOURNE aims for his 3rd in row vs. Az. with rec. TD. WR BRANDON AIYUK was selected 25th overall in 2020 NFL Draft. • DL NICK BOSA ranked 3rd among rookies with 9 sacks & tied5th in NFL with 16 TFL. Became 3rd rookie with 4+ sacks (4) in single postseason. DL ARIK ARMSTEAD set career-highs in sacks (10) & TFL (11) in 2019. LB FRED WARNER led team with 118 tackles, his 2nd-consecutive 100+ tackle season. CB RICHARD SHERMAN leads active players with 35 career INTs. DT JAVON KINLAW was selected 14th overall in 2020 NFL Draft.

 

ON THE AIRWAVES TV: FOX (4:25 PM ET): Kevin Kugler, Chris Spielman, Laura Okmin (field reporter) SIRIUS: 121 (Az), 82 (SF) | XM: 381 (Az), 227 (SF)