49ers’ magic numbers vs. Panthers

Here are some stats which may inform our discussion of the 49ers’ upcoming Week 10 game against the Panthers.

Rushing attempts per game:

49ers: 33.8 (1st in NFL)
Panthers: 32.6 (3rd)

Rushing yards per carry:

49ers: 4.5 (9th)
Panthers: 4.0 (18th)

Yards per carry allowed:

49ers: 3.9 (11th)
Panthers: 3.7 (6th)

Passer rating allowed on play action passes:

49ers: 80.1
Panthers: 97.8

Opponent’s third down conversion percentage:

49ers: 33.04 (3rd)
Panthers: 36.27 (11th)

Passer rating on play action passes:

Colin Kaepernick: 114.3 (6th)
Cam Newton: 127.2 (3rd)

Third down conversion percentage:

49ers: 40.19 (11th)
Panthers: 47.0 (3rd)

Passing when blitzed:

Kaepernick: 42 for 75 (56.o %), 621 yards, 7 TDs, 1 INT, 108.8 rating.
Newton: 60 for 99 (60.6 %), 695 yards, 5 TDs, 5 INTs, 77.6 rating.

Passing when not blitzed:

Kaepernick: 71 for 123 (57.7 %), 963 yards, 2 TDs, 4 INTs, 74.7 rating.
Newton: 94 for 140 (67.1 %), 1106 yards, 8 TDs, 2 INTs, 104.0 rating.

Composite record of opponents each team has beaten:

49ers: 18-30
Panthers: 8-33

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