Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/18/12
SAN FRANCISCO -- Frank Gore rushed for 131 yards Thursday night at Candlestick Park, leading the San Francisco 49ers to a 13-6 victory over the Seattle Seahawks and into sole possession of first place in the NFC West. The 49ers improved to 5-3, while the Seahawks fell to 4-3 and fell into third place in the division behind 4-2 Arizona. Gore, who rushed for a career high 212 yards against Seattle in 2006, caught five passes for 51 yards and had 182 total yards from scrimmage. Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch rushed for 103 yards on 19 carries, cracking the 100-yard barrier for the second straight time against the 49ers' stingy run defense. Just four days after suffering a disheartening 26-3 loss to the New York Giants, the 49ers rode Gore and their physical defense to a hard-fought victory over the Seahawks, who were flying high on the energy of a 24-23 win over New England. Rookie quarterback Russell Wilson threw a game-winning 46-yard touchdown pass to Sidney Rice aga...
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