Originally posted on Niner Noise  |  Last updated 10/9/11
 After a dominating first half week 5 is now in the books as the 49ers hosted the Bucs today and dominated the entire contest winning 48-3 and advancing to 4-1. The 49ers continued to play great football in the 2nd half vs the Bucs. Behind a rejuvenated home crowd the 49ers came out roaring! A combination of aggressive offensive calling, Frank Gore redemption and 2 Interceptions by the defense, one that went for a pick 6 by Carlos Rogers but the 49ers up 24-3 at the half.It was hard to imagine for anyone watching that the 49ers could be anymore dominating in the 2nd half but yet they were. The Bucs could do nothing on offense forcing 6 Tampa Bay punts while only needing the services of punter Andy Lee 1 time in the entire contest.Alex Smith tied his career high with 3 TD passes all to his Tight Ends, 2 to star Vernon Davis and another to versatile backup Delaine Walker. Alex had another very good game going 11/19 for 170 yards and those 3 TDs, the most important thing Smith did was ...
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