⏩ Lions at 49ers, 1 p.m. 2t: Garop­polo tak­ing more risks.

San Francisco Chronicle (Sunday) - - SPORTINGGREEN - — Eric Branch


Where: Levi’s Sta­dium When: 1:05 p.m.

TV/Ra­dio: 2t/680, 1050, 107.7

Spot­light on: DL Arik Arm­stead and Solomon Thomas. In pass­ing sit­u­a­tions in Week 1, the 49ers tabbed DeFor­est Buck­ner and Arm­stead (not Solomon Thomas) to serve as their in­side pass-rush­ers. As a re­sult, Thomas played 35 of 71 snaps, pri­mar­ily on base downs, while Arm­stead logged 59 plays. How can Thomas get out of a part-time role? “If we’re talk­ing about third-down pass rush, he’s got to be one of the best (play­ers) on a con­sis­tent ba­sis,” de­fen­sive co­or­di­na­tor Robert Saleh said. “And he’s got­ten a lot bet­ter. We get into a groove of a game, we en­vi­sion Solly get­ting out there just as much as Arik does.”

In­juries: 49ers — WR Mar­quise Good­win (quadri­ceps) is out; RG Mike Per­son (foot), S Adrian Col­bert (ham­string) and ILB Mal­colm Smith (ham­string) are ques­tion­able. Lions — DE Ezekiel An­sah (shoul­der) and RB LeGar­rette Blount (shoul­der) are ques­tion­able.


⏩ The Lions haven’t had a 100-yard rusher in 69 straight games, which matches the Browns (1988-93) for the long­est streak since the NFLAFL merger in 1970. The last: Reg­gie Bush rushed for 117 yards on Nov. 28, 2013. ⏩ Rob­bie Gould is one field goal away from ty­ing Phil Daw­son’s fran­chise record for con­sec­u­tive kicks made (27). Gould’s last miss was on Oct. 29, when his 27-yard at­tempt was blocked in a loss at Philadel­phia. ⏩ In­clud­ing play­offs, the 49ers have won 12 straight home games against the Lions. Detroit’s last road win against the 49ers was a 28-17 vic­tory on Nov. 2, 1975. Steve Spurrier and Norm Snead played QB for the 49ers.

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