Happy Monday gang,
Watching the Detroit Lions against the San Francisco 49er’s because of Jarryd Hayne, and Carols Hyde.
**First Quarter – 49er’s are the only team in the NFL who have not scored on their opening drive.
14:18 – Hayne with is first carry of the day.
10:21 – first flag of the day – illegal motion on the offensive.
9:28 – Flag – Pass interference on the Defensive. Time out called by the Lions
9:24 – Touchdown by Vance McDonald.
** with the extra point it is a 7 to 0 Niners lead
The Lions will start on their 37 yard line after taking the kick off.
7:52 – Flag – off sides on the Defensive
6:38 – Flag – neutral zone infraction
5:23 – 36 yard field goal is good and it is a 7 to 3 San Fran lead.
4:10 – flag – Offensive pass interference
2:06 – chain gang out,Lions with the ball and they are short for the first down. Punt unit on, fake punt and they get the needed yardage
**Second Quarter – Niners – 7 and San Fran – 3
Lions with the ball
*Flag – Neutral Zone infraction
14:15 – Touchdown, #13 Reed and with the extra point Detroit take the lead 10 to 7 (fake punt was the key to keeping that drive alive.)
14:07 – flag on the receiving team, San Fran keeps the ball
11:26 – Touchdown by the niners, flag on the defensive for holding but the touchdown stands. with the extra point the Niners take the lead back 14 to 10
9:47 – great punt return by the 49er’s but a flag on the play. – holding on the receiving team.
8:57 – Gabbert has the ball stripped at the goal line and are checking to see if it is a touchdown.
8:54 – 1 play and the Lions take the lead back 17 to 14
5:37 – Field Goal missed by the Niners. No change in the score
2:45 – 4th and 4, the Lions punt
The Niners have 2 time outs and the 2 minute warning to try and score.
1:56 – flag – Defensive Pass Interference
0:40 – Field goal attempt on 4th and 10 – 40 yard try which is good tying up the score at 17 a piece
0:26 – flag – movement by San Fran, Neutral Zone, make that 2 flags for Neutral Zone
0:02 – flag – off side on Defensive. Lions trying a field goal attempt of 38 yards. The kick is good and the Lions take the lead into half time of 20 to 17
San Francisco kicks off
Detroit looking steady keeping the first series of the second half going.
9:18 – flag – false start on the Lions
4th and 2 – flag – delay of game on the Lions
4th and 7 after the flag with the Lions settling for a field goal for the first score of the second half.
Detroit – 23 and San Francisco – 17
8:20 – flag – on Detroit, Late Hit
8:12 – 2 flag both on Detroit, holding and a late hit
6:56 – 4th and 9, Niners to punt. Lions starting at their 14
*Lions running a no huddle offensive to hopefully change the tempo
4:03 – on 4th and 8 the Lions are forced to punt.
2:44 – Gabbert is sacked, looking at 3rd and 24
4th and 21 will force the Niners to punt, after the fair catch a flag on the play. Flag recalled, after checking the video
0:26 – Chain gang out and the lions are short.
**FOURTH QUARTER – Lions Challenge and win. It is a first down
13:43 – flag – Neutral zone by Niners
9:07 – flag – Defensive pass interference
9:04 – Johnson with a Touchdown for Detroit, going for a 2 point conversion, which is no good so the score holds at Lions – 29 and Niners – 17
4:07 – flag – holding on the offensive – Lions with the ball
3:11 – 4th and 12 with the Lions going for a 34 yard field goal, which is good and takes their lead out to 32 to 17
San Francisco 49er’s 17 and the Detroit Lions – 32
*Too many flags with the niners today. Jarryd looked good and will only get better with time and experience.