Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs went back and forth for most of the afternoon, but the difference was the playmaking ability of the 49ers and ball control. With the game close in the fourth, the 49ers defense and running game took over, giving the 49ers 22-17 victory.
The 49ers lost their top receiver when Michael Crabtree tore his Achilles tendon in practice Tuesday. Coach Jim Harbaugh said Crabtree could return in mid-November. But John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew the 49ers should prepare for a full season without him.
Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis won a fan poll to grace the cover of the latest version of John Madden’s popular NFL video game released Tuesday.
Following QB Philip Rivers’ big game in San Diego’s victory over the Broncos last night, John Madden examines the race for the top in the AFC, with a focus on the Patriots, Colts, Steelers and Chargers.