Found October 22, 2011 on 49ers Locker:
The San Francisco 49ers are averaging 131.5 yards rushing per game and 4.5 yards per carry so far this year.  The running game is allowing the Niners to chew the clock while also making things a lot easier for Alex Smith.  Frank Gore has really picked up the pace the last couple of weeks.  He has played in six games for the Niners so far this year and he has carried the ball 109 times for 541 yards (5.0 ypc) with 4 TD runs.  Gore has also caught 12 passes for 71 yards (5.9 avg) so far this year as he has been a workhorse for the Niners.  Rookie Kendall Hunter is making a good first impression for the Niners.  He has played in all six games for the 49ers so far this year and he has carried the ball 37 times for 166 yards (4.5 ypc) with 1 TD run.  Hunter has also caught 4 passes for 74 yards (18.5 avg) this year.  He has been playing really well and he has given Frank Gore to get a break once in a while.  Anthony Dixon hasn’t been used much so far this year.  He has played in all six ...
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