NFC Power Rankings – Week 9

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3. San Francisco 49ers (6-2) Last week: 2

Frank Gore

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Beating up on the Jaguars is no easy task … I’m just kidding. San Fran did as it was supposed across the Atlantic destroying Jacksonville.

What’s concerning is that Colin Kaepernick still didn’t pass for more than 200 yards. He didn’t need to, but he should have.

A bye week will help them get healthier before a read-option showdown with Cam Newton and a stubborn Panthers’ defense comes knocking.