Giants vs 49ers: The San Francisco 49ers are 4-2 straight up and 2-4 against the spread in their last six games at home. The 49ers will try to pick up another home win this Sunday when they host the New York Giants.
Smoke from one of three major wildfires raging in the state reached the 49ers’ facility Friday and raised concerns about air quality. People were seen wearing surgical masks on the streets in the Oakland and San Francisco area this weekend.Watch Giants vs 49ers -Live NFL Game.
The Sacramento Bee reported Saturday the NFL had no immediate plans to alter the date or site of the kickoff scheduled for 8:15 p.m. EST (5:15 p.m. local time), but a postponement until Tuesday or a relocation to Arizona were among contingency possibilities if necessary.
Any decision on whether to change the game would be made at least 24 hours in advance, according to the report. The 49ers changed their Friday practice time and cut certain things out of the script but were able to operate business as (mostly) usual Saturday.
The Camp Fire, in the Sierra Nevada foothills north of Sacramento, is the most destructive individual wildfire in California history. It reportedly is responsible for at least 23 deaths and the destruction of nearly 7,000 structures.
It will once again be the Nick Mullens show this week, as the undrafted free agent’s spectacular debut start against the Raiders 11 days ago earned him the right to continue under center. Mullens completed 16 of 22 passes for 262 yards and three touchdowns against the Raiders, posting a 151.9 passer rating. That was the second-best rating in the history of the NFL for a player making his first start, behind only Marcus Mariota. The question now becomes this: Can he do it again?