Posts Tagged ‘defensive statistics’

The 49ers have been stifling on defense this year.  The statistics have been widely publicized and pointed to as evidence for their greatness throughout this season.  Here is a quick look at the numbers from as to where the 49ers currently stand, with their league ranking in parenthesis:

Total Yards: 3641 (4)

Passing Yards: 2779 (16)

Rushing Yards: 862 (1)

Points per game: 13.4 (1)

Yards per game: 303.4 (4)

Touchdowns: 15 (2)

Field Goals: 18 (10)

Takeaways: 28 (1)