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Last week: 24 (+4)
Net points per drive: -0.18 (21st)
DVOA: -8.9% (22nd)
Weighted DVOA: -6.8% (21st)
FS Eric Weddle: 8 solo tackles, 1 assist, 3 stops, 2 quarterback hurries on 2 blitzes, allowed 1 catch for 10 yards on 2 attempts
ROLB Jarret Johnson: 2 quarterback hurries on 13 pass rush snaps, 4 solo tackles, 1 assist, 4 stops
LE Kendall Reyes: 3 sacks, 1 quarterback hit, and 2 quarterback hurries on 28 pass rush snaps, 3 stops
NT Antonio Garay: 1 quarterback hit and 2 quarterback hurries on 14 pass rush snaps, 2 solo tackles, 1 stop, 1 missed tackle
WR Michael Spurlock: 4 punt returns for 107 yards and a touchdown, 4 kickoff returns for 66 yards, did not catch a pass on 15 pass snaps
RB Jackie Battle: Rushed for 49 yards (39 after contact) on 19 attempts, 1 broken tackle, caught 1 pass for 5 yards on 1 attempt
LT Michael Harris: Allowed 1 sack and 1 quarterback hurry on 9 pass block snaps, 1 penalty
C Nick Hardwick: Allowed 2 quarterback hurries on 30 pass ...
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