San Francisco 49ers at Buffalo Bills

October 4, 1998 - Ralph Wilson Stadium, Orchard Park, NY
Attendance: 76,615

  1234Total
San Francisco 49ers (3-1) 0002121
Buffalo Bills (1-3) 10103326

Scoring Summary

1st QuarterSFBuf
Buf FG2:30FG Steve Christie 240 3
Buf TD13:33Antowain Smith 6 run (Steve Christie Kick)0 10
2nd QuarterSFBuf
Buf TD0:32Quinn Early 5 pass from Rob Johnson (Steve Christie Kick)0 17
Buf FG14:57FG Steve Christie 190 20
3rd QuarterSFBuf
Buf FG12:09FG Steve Christie 380 23
4th QuarterSFBuf
SF TD1:44Marc Edwards 47 pass from Steve Young (Jerry Rice Pass from Steve Young)8 23
Buf FG5:56FG Steve Christie 458 26
SF TD9:27Irv Smith 9 pass from Steve Young14 26
SF TD14:03J.J. Stokes 21 pass from Steve Young (Wade Richey Kick)21 26

Team Stats

San Francisco 49ersBuffalo Bills
First downs2321
Rushes - yards18-6538-115
Net Passing Yards312237
Punt Returns2-115-33
Kickoff Returns6-821-22
Interception Returns0-01-27
Passing (Att - Comp - Int)38-23-127-19-0
Sacked - Yards Lost5-173-17
Punts5-44.65-39.4
Fumbles - Lost3-31-0
Penalties - Yards22-17812-106
Time of Possession27:0732:53

Passing

San Francisco 49ersAttCmpYdsYPATDIntLgSackLossRate
Steve Young38233298.73147t517103.9
Buffalo BillsAttCmpYdsYPATDIntLgSackLossRate
Rob Johnson27192549.41050317112.3

Rushing

San Francisco 49ersAttYdsAvgLgTDFD
Steve Young5346.80130--
Garrison Hearst12282.3370--
Chuck Levy133.0030--
Buffalo BillsAttYdsAvgLgTDFD
Antowain Smith22472.14121--
Thurman Thomas8425.25150--
Rob Johnson6203.33110--
Sam Gash133.0030--
Kevin Williams133.0030--

Receiving

San Francisco 49ersRecYdsAvgLgTDFDTarYAC
Garrison Hearst5387.60140------
J.J. Stokes57715.4021t1------
Terrell Owens46917.25270------
Irv Smith33411.33191------
Jerry Rice35418.00330------
Marc Edwards25025.0047t1------
Chuck Levy177.0070------
Buffalo BillsRecYdsAvgLgTDFDTarYAC
Quinn Early8577.12111------
Kevin Williams48721.75460------
Eric Moulds38628.67500------
Thurman Thomas2136.50120------
Jay Riemersma133.0030------
Lonnie Johnson188.0080------

Kickoff Returns

San Francisco 49ersNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
Chuck Levy44711.750200
R.W. McQuarters12424.000240
David Richie11111.000110
Buffalo BillsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
Kevin Williams12222.000220

Punt Returns

San Francisco 49ersNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
R.W. McQuarters2115.501130
Buffalo BillsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
Kevin Williams5336.600180

Punting

San Francisco 49ersPuntsYdsAvgLgTBIn20BlkNetRetRYds
Reggie Roby522344.64900038.0533
Buffalo BillsPuntsYdsAvgLgTBIn20BlkNetRetRYds
Chris Mohr519739.45322029.2211

Kicking

San Francisco 49ersPATFG0-1920-2930-3940-4950+LgMissPts
Wade Richey1/10/10/00/00/00/10/00481
Buffalo BillsPATFG0-1920-2930-3940-4950+LgMissPts
Steve Christie2/24/51/11/11/11/10/1455114

Defense

San Francisco 49ersIntYdsAvgLgTDSackYdsL
Roy Barker000.00001.55.0
Chris Doleman000.00000.55.0
Merton Hanks000.00000.55.0
Bryant Young000.00000.52.0
Buffalo BillsIntYdsAvgLgTDSackYdsL
Raymond Jackson12727.002700.00.0
Phil Hansen000.00002.08.0
Gabe Northern000.00001.01.0
Bruce Smith000.00001.00.0
Marcellus Wiley000.00001.08.0

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San Diego 12
Indianapolis 17
Boxscore F
Miami 9
NY Jets 20
Boxscore F
Dallas 31
Washington 10
Boxscore F
Detroit 27
Chicago 31
Boxscore F
New England 30
New Orleans 27
Boxscore F
Carolina 23
Atlanta 51
Boxscore F
San Francisco 21
Buffalo 26
Boxscore F
Oakland 23
Arizona 20
Boxscore F
NY Giants 3
Tampa Bay 20
Boxscore F
Philadelphia 16
Denver 41
Boxscore F
Seattle 6
Kansas City 17
Boxscore F
Monday, October 5, 1998
Minnesota 37
Green Bay 24
Boxscore F