The first drive says it all, Alex was fine until the started Kaep'ing. Had they let Alex stay in on that 3rd down I think the defense would have played the ball honestly. but once they saw Kaep in they snuffed out the run because they knew sure as hell he wasnt going to run it.
1st and 10 at SF 15(Shotgun) A.Smith pass short left to M.Manningham to SF 24 for 9 yards (P.Amukamara)
. Caught at SF22. 2-yds YAC 2nd and 1 at SF 24F.Gore up the middle to SF 24 for no gain (A.Tracy, L.Joseph
). 3rd and 1 at SF 24K.Hunter left end pushed ob at SF 39 for 15 yards (P.Amukamara)
. 1st and 10 at SF 39A.Smith pass short left to V.Davis to SF 45 for 6 yards (M.Boley). Caught at SF44. 1-yds YAC 2nd and 4 at SF 45(Shotgun) A.Smith pass incomplete short left to V.Davis (J.Pierre-Paul). 3rd and 4 at SF 45(Shotgun) A.Smith pass short middle to M.Crabtree to NYG 48 for 7 yards (J.Hosley) [O.Umenyiora]
. Caught at 40. 2-yds YAC 1st and 10 at NYG 48(Shotgun) A.Smith pass short middle to F.Gore to NYG 43 for 5 yards (M.Boley)
. Caught at NYG44. 1-yd YAC 2nd and 5 at NYG 43(Shotgun) F.Gore left tackle to NYG 30 for 13 yards (A.Rolle)
. 1st and 10 at NYG 30(Shotgun) A.Smith scrambles left end to NYG 26 for 4 yards (M.Boley)
. 2nd and 6 at NYG 26A.Smith pass incomplete short right to M.Crabtree. 3rd and 6 at NYG 26C.Kaepernick in at QB. (Shotgun) F.Gore right tackle to NYG 26 for no gain (J.Pierre-Paul; C.Blackburn).
4th and 6 at NYG 26D.Akers 43 yard field goal is No Good, Wide Right, Center-B.Jennings, Holder-A.Lee.