NFL

Allen and the Bills Topped the 49ers in a Hard-Fought 34-24 Victory

The Buffalo Bills topped the San Francisco 49ers in a hard-fought 34-24 win, Monday, Dec. 7, 2020 in State Farm Stadium in San Francisco. They deployed a rushing game that produced 81 yards, zero rushing touchdowns, to support a Josh Allen performance of 375 yards and four touchdowns.

Allen finished the game completing 32 of 40 passes, to lead the way for the Bills. He ended up with an overall QB rating of 139.10, coming from a performance that included 375 yards, four touchdowns, and no interceptions for the game.

Zack Moss and Devin Singletary led the rushing game for the Bills. Moss rushed for nine yards from carrying the football three times. Moss was helped by Singletary who carried the football 18 times for a total of 61 yards. In the passing game, Allen was most successful throwing the ball to Cole Beasley and Stefon Diggs. Beasley caught nine passes for a total of 130 yards, while Diggs contributed with 92 yards from 10 passes.

On the defensive side of the football, the Bills produced no forced fumbles, three tackles for loss, zero sacks and no defensive touchdowns.

In a losing effort for the 49ers, Nick Mullens attempted 40 passes and completed 26 of them. This performance resulted in 316 yards, two interceptions, three touchdowns and a passer rating of 95.70 for the game.

The 49ers’ rushing game was led by Raheem Mostert and Jeff Wilson Jr.. For the game, Mostert carried the ball nine times, rushed for 42 yards, and no touchdowns. Wilson Jr. supplemented and carried the ball a total of seven times for a total of 47 yards. Meanwhile Brandon Aiyuk and Deebo Samuel were the top 2 aerial passing targets for the 49ers. Aiyuk caught five passes from Mullens for a total of 95 yards, while Samuel contributed with 73 yards from six passes.

For the game, the 49ers defensive effort yielded one forced fumble, three tackles for loss and one sack. This was not enough to help their team to a victory.

With the win, the Bills leave with a record of 9-3 for the season, while the 49ers record for the season now stands at 5-7.