Akers making his point(s) with 49ers
December 1, 2011 at 9:00 AM • Comments
David Akers figures he hardly deserves mention in the same breath as Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, someone the kicker grew up watching and admiring from afar in Kentucky. The only thing is, San Francisco's no-miss Akers is on pace to break Rice's single-season 49ers franchise points record of 138 set in 1987. And there's no avoiding such talk as the season moves into December.