SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the fourth quarter of the 49ers’ Week 12 game against the Redskins. I will update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box.
3:34 Colin Kaepernick completes a 4-yard pass to Vernon Davis on third-and-6. Why throw a 4-yard pass when you need six yards?
3:35 Andy Lee punts. Desean Jackson makes a fair catch at the Redskins’ 20.
3:41 The Redskins are flagged for holding on third-and-5. The redskins punt. Niners’ ball at their 29.
3:43 Roman calls a counter run on first down. Gore runs through a hole, gains 7 and fumbles. The Redskins recover at the Niners’ 37.
3:46 Griffin runs a QB draw on third-and-9 from the 36 and gains 8. Kai Forbath makes the 46-yard field goal. 13-10 Redskins with 7:42 left in the fourth quarter.
3:48 The Niners are losing to a team that’s averaging 4.6 yards per play in this game. Whoa.
3:50 Carlos Hyde returns the kickoff to the Niners’ 25.
3:52 The Niners call their first timeout of the second half on third-and-6 from the 29. Jason Hatcher beat Mike Iupati and sacked Kaepernick on first down.
3:54 Watch the Redskins’ cornerback line up 8 yards off Boldin on this play. It boggles the mind.
3:54 Kaepernick completes a 6-yard pass to Davis on third-and-6. The Redskins are challenging the spot.
3:58 The officials rule Davis’ forward progressed stopped before the 35-yard line. Fourth-and-1. The Niners seem to be going for it.
3:58 Roman calls a Bob Trey O run to the right and Gore gains three yards and a first down.
4:00 Kaepernick completes a deep pass to Boldin. Ryan Clark knocks himself out committing a head-to-head hit against Boldin. First-and-10 at the Redskins’ 19.
4:02 Hyde cruises into the end zone for a 4-yard TD run on first and goal. 17-13 Niners with 2:59 left.
4:07 Griffin runs into a sack on second down and the Redskins go three-and-out. They’re punting. Cox returns the punt to the Niners’ 33. L.J. McCray is flagged for an illegal block in the back. First-and-10 at the 22.
4:12 The 49ers go three-and-out. Roman calls Bob Trey O to the left three times in a row. Hyde gains 6 yards on first down, 2 yards on second down and he loses 3 yards on third down. 1:41 left.
4:15 The Redskins are flagged for an illegal block in the back on the return. First-and-10 at the 8 with 1:29 left, no timeouts and RGIII is the quarterback. Good luck.
4:16 False start on first down.
4:19 Justin Smith sacks Griffin on third-and-8 from the 16. Griffin fumbles and Ahmad Brooks catches it out of the air. Game over. Great comeback win against the mighty Redskins. Stay tuned for grades.