GLENDALE, AZ — This is the live blog for the fourth quarter of the 49ers’ Week 3 road game against the Cardinals. I will update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box.
3:22 Jimmie Ward got beaten at the line of scrimmage by John Brown and had no help over the top on the Cardinals’ past TD.
3:24 Jonathan Martin is called for a 15-yard clipping penalty on third-and-8 from the 19. Third-and-23 from the 34. Almost out of field goal range.
3:25 Kaepernick completes a screen pass to Crabtree who gains 7. Phil Dawson will attempt a 46 yard field goal.
3:26 The Cardinals block the kick and recover the ball near midfield.
3:26 First-and-10 for the Cardinals at their 47 yard line.
3:30 Ginn fakes an end around and completes a 10-yard pass to Michael Floyd on second-and-10.
3:31 Next play, Culliver is flagged for taunting which negates a holding penalty on the Cardinals.
3:32 Two plays later, Stanton overthrows Jarron Brown deep. He beat Culliver by a few feet. Should have been a touchdown.
3:37 On second-and-30 from the 49ers’ 40, Stanton hits Fitzgerald for 24. He beat Ward. Third and 6.
3:39 First-and-goal at the 5 after Willis is flagged for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Fitzgerald.
3:41 Fitzgerald catches a pass on a short slant and Bethea pops him and Fitzgerald fumbles. 49ers’ ball at their 5.
3:46 Jefferson blitzes up the middle and sacks Kaepernick for a loss of nine on second-and-10 from the 20.
3:47 The 49ers face third-and-20 from their 10 and they use their first timeout of the half.
3:49 Kaepernick throws over Lloyd’s head on third down. Lloyd was open past the sticks. He ran a comeback route.
3:50 Ginn returns Lee’s 56-yard punt to the Cardinals’ 42. 3:57 left.
3:53 Chris Cook is flagged for pass interference on third-and-8 from the Cardinals’ 44. First-and-10 at the 49ers’ 35.
3:55 Justin Smith stops Andre Ellington after a one-yard gain and the 49ers use their second timeout with 3:02 left.
3:57 Andre Ellington bursts through the middle of the line and gains 20 yards on third-and-6 from the 31. That’s the Cardinals’ 24th first down. First-and-10 at the 11 after the two minute warning.
4:00 Stanton takes a knee on first down and the 49ers use their final timeout.
4:00 Stanton takes on a knee on second down and the 49ers can’t stop the clock.
4:01 Stanton takes a knee on third down.
4:01 This will be a 35-yard field goal attempt. 50 seconds left.
4:03 Catanzaro makes it and the score is 23-14 with 29 seconds left.
4:04 Nine penalties have been enforced against the Niners in this game. 107 yards worth of penalties.
4:06 Game over. 49ers lose. Back at you shortly.