Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/30/12
Scoring touchdowns against the San Francisco 49ers is proving to be one of the NFL's toughest tasks this season. The 49ers (6-2) have won four of their past five games, and they haven't allowed a touchdown in any of the victories during that span. "That's really impressive, really hard to do in this league," coach Jim Harbaugh said. "Everybody's playing really good team defense. ... They're accomplishing some great things." The lone exception to the opponents' touchdown-free spree -- and the 49ers' lone loss in that span -- was a 26-3 defeat against the New York Giants on Oct. 14. The latest dominant defensive effort came Monday night in Arizona, where San Francisco won 24-3. The 49ers held the Cardinals to 7 rushing yards on nine carries. The total tied the 49ers' record for fewest rushing yards allowed in a single game. The 49ers also rattled Cardinals quarterback John Skelton, sacking him four times and hitting him repeatedly. Players credited the coaches for their su...
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