Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/25/12
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There are a lot of things we could talk about in the NFC West this week. San Francisco lost to the Vikings and Arizona dominated the Philadelphia Eagles. In a regular week, these would be some of the top headlines.Week 3, however, was not a regular week. One play of the Seattle Seahawks game against the Green Bay Packers has stolen the spotlight from the other three teams in the division.It has been a very interesting week for these four teams, so let’s cut right to the chase. Here is your NFC West Week 3 recap.Scores and AnalysisSan Francisco 49ers 13, Minnesota Vikings 24 Say what you want about trap games or flukes, but the San Francisco 49ers were simply outplayed in this game. If they keep it close, then I could see it being considered a “fluke” game, but they lost big despite the referee admittedly giving them two extra challenges.Alex Smith put on his best vintage Alex Smith performance, missing wide open receivers on several occasions. The play-calling was also horrendous. F...
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