Analysis

49ers-Broncos: Positional Grades and Key Matchups

49ers vs. Broncos

Who Has the Edge?

Key Matchups

Russell Wilson vs. Jimmy Garoppolo

>> Wilson is 16-4 vs. SF in his career (36 TDs, 10 INTs, 100.2 QB rating). Garoppolo is 2-4 vs. Wilson.

Nick Bosa vs. Garret Bolles and Billy Turner

>> Bosa lines up on both sides appears to line up most often opposite the tight end, so he will likely go up against both tackles.

>> Bolles had a 3.4% blown block rate on pass plays in 2021.

>> Bosa was fifth in pressures with 70 and fourth in sacks with 15.5 in 2021.

Courtland Sutton vs. Charvarius Ward and Emmanuel Moseley

>> Sutton moves around and Moseley and Ward line up up left and right, so they should both see him.

>> Sutton is average 17.6 yards per catch this year, and is coming off of 7 catches for 122 yards vs. Houston. He has a catch of 30 yards or more in each of the first two games. Sutton is tied for third through two games with four catches over 20 yards.

>> SF is tied for second with just three completions over 20 yards allowed through two games.

>> Moseley allowed just a 56 QB rating in 2021 and Ward 60.5.

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