Found August 27, 2013 on Football Nation:
The San Francisco 49ers took the Minnesota Vikings too school on Sunday night. Let's take a look at 5 things we learned in the final meaningful preseason game. Colin Kaepernick was the right choice at QB for the 49ersKaepernick marched the 49ers down the field with 6 straight completions in his second drive sealing the deal with a touchdown pass to Quinton Patton that gave San Francisco a 10-0 lead and showing that coach Harbaugh made the right decision to close the door on Alex Smith and ride Kaepernick into the future.Kaepernick finished the game with a 95.7 passer rating and 5.5 yards per attempt against the Vikings first team defense, showing that he is the present and future for this 49ers team. Christian Ponder has a lot to prove Christian Ponder has been anointed the starting QB for the Vikings, but he still has yet to show that he has the ability to take the team to the next level. Ponder gave up a critical fumble in the first Vikings drive, and didn't really take th...
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