San Francisco @ St. Louis
Announcers: Dick Stockton, Matt Millen
Format: DVD (3 disks)
Notes: Halftime and most commercials edited out... Picture goes out (Network/Affiliate?) for 1 play late in 1st half... Some minor tracers early 3rd quarter.
Rams wake up in the 2nd half to pull away from the 49ers for a 41-24 win.
San Francisco manages to stay even with St. Louis through the 1st half, but after halftime its the Rams' game. Marshall Faulk has 3 TD runs in the 2nd half, including a 1-yarder in the 3rd quarter that puts St. Louis in front permanently at 24-17. Faulk runs for 134 yards and catches 7 passes for 65 yards, with his 2 TDs in the 4th quarter putting the game away.
Kurt Warner throws for 394 yards and 2 TDs, but also suffers 2 INTs in the 1st half that help the 49ers stay even with the favored Rams. Isaac Bruce catches 8 passes for 188 yards, including a 78-yard TD.