Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/12
There is no mystery when the tape goes on and teams watch their opponent in preparation for that week's game. So it is that the Rams will face a team as physical as there is in the NFL when they travel to San Francisco Sunday. The 49ers have won 11 consecutive division games at home, and this season in two division wins over Seattle (home) and Arizona (road) they have allowed a total of nine points. When offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer was asked if he talks to the players about how difficult it will be to face a defense like the 49ers, he said, "Sure. You, obviously, point out the stats. You show them the stats - they're No. 2 in the league in third down, they're No. 1 in points scored. We're not going to lie to our guys. Are the beatable? Sure, they're beatable. But, we're going to have to play very, very well as a team. "Again, we're up front with them. There's no secrets when you watch the film because the film jumps off how physical they are. They do a great job...
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