Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/3/13
NEW ORLEANS - The 49ers will remember their final drive of Super Bowl XLVII as a series of missed opportunities. The Ravens went up 34-29 with 4:19 remaining on a Justin Tucker field goal, but San Francisco, riding a momentous swing in their favor after a 33-minute power outage to overcome a 28-6 deficit, was carving through Baltimore's defense from all angles. Running back Frank Gore gained eight yards on first down and quarterback Colin Kaepernick scrambled for nine more for a first down with three minutes, 32 seconds left on the clock. On the next play, which was a first-and-10 from the San Francisco 36, Kaepernick had tight end Vernon Davis in one-on-one coverage from the right side of the formation and down the sideline, where he had a full step on cornerback Corey Graham. The ball caromed off of Davis' outstretched hands, leaving the 49ers inches from what would have been Davis' longest reception of the season. On second down, Kaepernick, who had great protection mo...
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