WEEK 16 // SATURDAY, DEC. 26, 2020 // 4:30 PM ET // STATE FARM STADIUM // REFEREE: CLETE BLAKEMAN

HISTORY:

LEADER: 49ers lead all-time series, 31-27

STREAKS: 49ers have won 2 of past 3

LAST GAME: 9/13/20: Cardinals 24 at 49ers 20

LAST GAME AT SITE: 10/31/19: 49ers 28, Cardinals 25

49ERS NOTES:

QB C.J. BEATHARD passed for 190 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 83.9 rating in his last start at Az. (10/28/18). Has rush TD in 2 of his 3 career starts vs. Az. • RB JEFF WILSON rushed for 60 yards & TD last week, his career-high 6th rush TD of season. Has 5 rush TDs in his past 4 on road. Aims for his 3rd in row with rush TD. RB JERICK MCKINNON had TD catch in Week 1 meeting. FB KYLE JUSZCZYK has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3. • WR BRANDON AIYUK (rookie) lead team with 9 receptions & had 73 rec. yards & TD catch in Week 15. Is 1 of 2 rookie WRs (JUSTIN JEFFERSON) with 4+ games (4) of 7+ receptions this season. Has 4 rec. TDs in his past 5 & aims for his 4th in row on road with TD catch. Aims for his 7th in row with 5+ receptions & 70+ rec. yards. Ranks 4th among rookies in catches (59) & rec. yards (733). WR KENDRICK BOURNE had 4 catches for team high 86 yards & rec. TD last week. Has TD catch in 2 of his past 3 vs. Az. TE GEORGE KITTLE had 6 receptions for 79 yards & TD in last road meeting. Has 5+ receptions in 3 of his past 4 vs. Az. TE JORDAN REED had rec. TD in Week 15. Had TD catch in his last game at Az. (9/9/18 w/ Was.). • LB FRED WARNER aims for his 4th in row vs. Az. with 9+ tackles. DL ARIK ARMSTEAD led team with 8 tackles & had 2 sacks last week, his 3rd-career game with 2+ sacks. DL KERRY HYDER has 4 sacks in his past 4 on road. Had sack in Week 1 meeting. CB RICHARD SHERMAN has PD in 3 of his past 4 vs. Az. Aims for his 10th in row at Az. with PD. Rookie DT JAVON KINLAW aims for his 3rd in row with TFL.

CARDS NOTES:

QB KYLER MURRAY passed for 406 yards & 3 TDs vs. INT for 127.8 rating & had rush TD last week. Has 9 games with both pass TD & rush TD this season, most by QB in single season in NFL history. Has 26 TD passes & 11 rush TDs in 2020 & joined CAM NEWTON (2015) as only QBs with 25+ TD passes & 10+ rush TDs in single season in NFL history. Has 3+ TD passes in 4 of his past 5 at home. Has 7 TDs (5 pass, 2 rush) vs. INT for 99.2 rating in 3 starts vs. SF. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. SF with rush TD. • RB KENYAN DRAKE has 5 rush TDs in his past 5. Has 17 rush TDs in 21 games with Az. Has rush TD in 2 of his past 3 vs. SF. RB CHASE EDMONDS had 66 scrimmage yards (47 rush, 19 rec.) & TD catch last week. Had TD catch in Week 1 meeting. • WR DEANDRE HOPKINS had 9 receptions for 169 yards & TD catch last week. Aims for his 3rd in row with 125+ rec. yards & 7th in row with 5+ receptions. Had 14 receptions for 151 yards in Week 1 meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. SF with 10+ catches & 145+ rec. yards. Leads NFL in rec. yards (1,324) & ranks 2nd in receptions (103). WR LARRY FITZGERALD had 1st rec. TD of season last week. Has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 at home vs. SF. • LB HAASON REDDICK had sack & 2 FFs last week & is 1st player with 2+ FFs in consecutive games since CAMERON WAKE (2015). Has 5 PD in his past 5 vs. SF. LB DENNIS GARDECK is 1 of 5 with 3 games of 2+ sacks in 2020. Aims for his 4th in row with sack. DE ZACH ALLEN led team with career-high 11 tackles & had sack last week. Had sack in Week 1 meeting. S BUDDA BAKER aims for his 4th in row vs. SF with 13+ tackles. Ranks 2nd among DBs with 104 tackles in 2020.