San Francisco 49ers vs Los Angeles Rams : The San Francisco 49ers return home after a trip to Green Bay to host the division leading Los Angeles Rams. The contest takes place on Sunday, Oct. 21 at 1:25 p.m. PT at Levi’s® Stadium and the game is presented by United Airlines. Here are all the ways to watch the game:The preseason assessment of this game was a clash of two up and coming teams. The unbeaten Los Angeles Rams have exceeded expectations so far.
San Francisco 49ers vs Los Angeles Rams
The Rams (6-0) edged the Denver Broncos 23-20 in Week 6, their second consecutive close game. Regardless of how close the games have been, the Rams are the league’s only unbeaten team. They will be without wide receiver Cooper Kupp, who is out with a sprained knee.
The 49ers (1-5) have lost four straight, but have been competitive in every loss. The 49ers have lost their last three games by a combine total of 15 points. Backup quarterback C.J. Beathard has performed well since taking over for Garoppolo. Beathard has thrown six touchdown passes and five interceptions in the past three games. Rams notes: QB JARED GOFF completed 22 of 28 (78.6 pct.) for 292 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 145.8 in only career start at SF. Is 5-0 with 91.7 rating in his past 5 starts vs. division. * RB TODD GURLEY rushed for career-high 208 yards & had 2 rush TDs last week.
49ers notes: QB C.J. BEATHARD passed for 245 yards with 2 TDs vs. 1 INT for 115.3 rating last week, his 2nd-career start with 100+ rating. Has 275+ pass yards & 2+ TDs in 2 of his past 3 home starts. Has 4 rush TDs in 5 career home starts. * RB MATT BREIDA ranks 4th in NFC with 430 rush yards. Rushed for 61 yards & TD in Week 6. Aims for 3rd in row & 4th in row at home with TD. Had 104 scrimmage yards (72 rush, 32 rec.) in last meeting. RB RAHEEM MOSTERT led team with career-high 87 rush yards last week. * WR MARQUISE GOODWIN had 4 receptions for careerhigh 126 yards (31.5 avg.) & 2 TD catches, his 1st-career multi-TD game. Has rec. TD in 2 of 3 career meetings. Since 2017, ranks 2nd in NFL with 17.6 yards per catch avg. (min. 50 receptions).