* Here's the rundown of Niners who have played at least 100 defensive snaps this season. The data was provided by Pro Football Focus:
CB Tarell Brown: 414 of 416 (99.5 percent)
LB Patrick Willis: 410 (98.6)
CB Carlos Rogers: 409 (98.3)
Note: Willis missed his six plays at the end of the 48-3 win against Tampa Bay.
LB NaVorro Bowman: 406 (97.6)
LB Ahmad Brooks: 398 (95.7)
DT Justin Smith: 392 (94.2)
DT Ray McDonald: 390 (93.8)
I was just reading this article on the amount of playing time our defensive players are playing. As happy as i am to see them build continuity, i'm worried that they're going to burn out come playoff time. do you think we're overplaying them?