SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the third quarter of the 49ers’ Week 4 game against the Eagles. I will update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box.
3:14 The 49ers will receive the ball.
3:19 Bruce Ellington gains 15 yards on jet sweep around the left side on first down.
3:20 Next play, Vernon Davis makes a 5-yard catch and seems to hurt his back when he gets tackled. He’s walking trudging off the field to the locker room.
3:22 Bradley Fletcher knocks away a pass intended for Brandon Lloyd on third and three. Lee has to punt.
3:23 Kassim Osgood tackles Sproles at the Eagles’ 16.
3:25 The stadium is half empty.
3:26 LeSean McCoy gains four yards up the middle on first down and Jason Peters limps off the field.
3:27 Next play, Foles completes a pass to Ertz in the flat. Antoine Bethea strips it and Perrish Cox recovers.
3:28 First and 10 at the 23.
3:30 Vernon Davis, back, out. Anthony Davis, knee, out.
3:31 Kaepernick gets sacked on first down. Loss of 5. Gore missed the blitzer.
3:37 The 49ers use their first timeout to avoid a delay of game penalty on third-and-11 from the 12. Cary Williams kept this drive alive by committing a defensive holding penalty on third and 15 from the 28.
3:38 Kaepernick rolls left and throws a TD pass to Stevie Johnson in the front right corner of the end zone. 21-20 Eagles.
3:44 Chris Cook knocks away a pass for Maclin on third and 5 and the Eagles go three and out. 49ers’ ball at its 36.
3:50 Carlos Hyde loses two yards on second and 12 from the Eagles 29 and Joe Staley is down.
3:52 Roman calls a handoff for Gore and he gains three yards. Daring.
3:53 Dawson makes a 46-yard field goal and the score is 23-21 Niners with 3:33 left in the third quarter.
3:55 Foles throws deep for Maclin while taking a hit from Justin Smith. Antoine Bethea picks off the pass. First and 10 at the 49ers’ 26.
3:57 Kaepernick bounces a pass to Hyde in the flat and its third and 9.
3:58 Complete over the middle to Boldin for 12. First down.
4:00 Second and 7 from the Eagles’ 48 when the fourth quarter starts.