Niners' passing game isn't all about numbers
November 19, 2011 at 12:00 AM • Comments
The 49ers don't have a go-to receiver this season, and that's actually something that has benefitted their slowly emerging offense. With tight end Vernon Davis constantly attracting double-team coverage from opponents, the Niners are finding success spreading the ball around to myriad targets, an approach giving them production and results that belie their No. 29 NFL ranking in passing offense.