Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

George Kittle is PFF’s highest-graded player from 49ers-Eagles while Nick Mullens is lowest-graded

Oct 5, 2020 at 9:49 AM--

George Kittle had a historic night during the San Francisco 49ers' 25-20 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. The All-Pro tight end hauled in 15 passes on 15 targets for 183 yards and a score. The performance also marked the first time in NFL history a tight end has registered 15-or-more receptions and 175-or-more receiving yards in a single game.

Pro Football Focus released its grades from Sunday's game, and Kittle earned the game's highest grade for either team from the analytics site.

On defense, D-lineman Kevin Givens earned the highest grade, albeit on limited snaps. The highest-graded defender with a significant number of snaps was defensive end Kerry Hyder, who finished the game with four tackles, a quarterback hit, and 0.5 sacks, per Pro Football Reference.

The lowest-graded player for either team was 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens, who was benched late in the game and replaced by C.J. Beathard.

Below were the five highest-graded 49ers players on offense against the Eagles.

Below were the five highest-graded 49ers players on defense.

Below were the three lowest-graded 49ers players on offense.

Below were the three lowest-graded 49ers players on defense.

More San Francisco 49ers News

49ers' Brandon Aiyuk remains PFF's third-highest graded rookie through Week 11

By David Bonilla
Nov 24, 2020

Brandon Aiyuk's spot on Pro Football Focus' list of highest-graded rookies remains secure despite not having played this weekend. The San Francisco 49ers wide receiver still sits at No. 3 through Week 11, behind only wide receiver Justin Jefferson of the Minnesota Vikings and offensive lineman Michael Onwenu of the New England Patriots. "The Niners' first-round rookie was far from productive in his first five games in the NFL, generating just 0.94 yards per route run to pair with a

Read the Full Article

Jimmie Ward earns PFF's highest grade from 49ers-Rams; Javon Kinlaw receives high marks

By David Bonilla
Nov 30, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers pulled off the upset Week 12 win by knocking off the home-team Los Angeles Rams at SoFi Stadium on Sunday. The Bay Area squad keeps their playoff hopes alive heading into the final five games of the season. Pro Football Focus released its player grades from the matchup. 49ers safety Jimmie Ward earned the game's highest grade (94.7), followed by Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald (92.2). Ward gave up just three receptions for 16 yards on eight targets, and Rams quarterback Jared Goff owned a 45.8 passer rating on passes thrown his way. He also stripped Rams running back Malcolm Brown to force a turnover in the first half. Later

Read the Full Article

Nick Mullens talks lack of continuity, Deebo Samuel, Colton McKivitz, coaches ahead of 49ers-Rams

By Site Staff
Nov 27, 2020

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens spoke with reporters after Friday's practice, as the team prepares for its game against the Los Angeles Rams. Here is everything he had to say. Transcript provided by the San Francisco 49ers Communications staff. How difficult has this week been just in terms of trying to get prepared when you're so short handed in practice? "I haven't really been thinking about it too much. Yeah, the week, I know we had some guys out, maybe had to switch some practice schedule around as far as a walk-through and how much live reps we get and things like that, but it hasn't been too bad. And then had the virtual meetings. So, our circumstance is different a little bit, but the same information is

Read the Full Article


More Featured Stories

Trending News

More News
Share 49erswebzone