Brock Purdy tossed three score passes and ran for a fourth score in his season finisher debut, driving the San Francisco 49ers to a 41-23 triumph over the Seattle Seahawks in a distinct advantage game on Saturday.
“We have an objective of winning the entire thing,” Purdy said. “We’re in a challenge, so anything can occur. I have such a momentous get-together, O-line, beneficiaries, screen, across the entire board, man. It’s beginning and end except a confined show. I’m extraordinarily respected. Thankful to be here.”
Purdy took up where he ignored in the ordinary season for the 49ers (14-4) and offered moderately couple of hints of season-finisher nerves by winning his 6th consecutive beginning since dislodging a hurt Jimmy Garoppolo without even batting an eye in Seven days 13 win over Miami.
The Niners progressed to the divisional round where they will have either Minnesota, Tampa Sound, or Dallas one week’s end from now.
“While we’re playing our best football, the offense is doing our thing, the screen is doing their thing, we’re a hard assembling to beat,” Purdy said. “We know “That. We ought to continue to tap on all chambers.”
The Niners tore it open when Deebo Samuel took a short pass from Purdy and hustled in for a 74-yard score.
Purdy tossed for 332 yards – the second most ever for a fledgling close to the completion of the time games to Russell Wilson’s 385 in a setback to Atlanta a long time back – and he changed into unquestionably the principal novice QB to address four TDs in a season finisher game.
The Seahawks (9-9) kept it close for by a long shot the vast majority of 3/4 going before a strip sack by Charles Omenihu late in the second from last quarter wrecked a red zone drive.
Purdy then, hit Jauan Jennings on a 33-yard pass to set up the TD pass to Mitchell that tore the game open. Purdy tied an NFL record for young people set by Justin Herbert with his seventh consecutive game with different TD passes.
San Francisco put away on beginning there.
The mishap passed a perplexing fulfillment on to a dumbfounding season for the Seahawks, who got into the completion of the time games on the last week’s end in their most huge season coming about to exchanging away Wilson.
Geno Smith stepped in fairly, tossing 30 TD passes in the run-of-the-mill season and keeping it close for a long time in the season finisher game thanks to a 50-yard TD pass to DK Metcalf in the basic half.
Smith completed 25 for 35 for 253 yards, two TDs, and one block try.
The Niners hustled out to a 10-0 lead after two impacts getting a field objective on the fundamental drive and a brief time frame later a 3-yard pass from Purdy to McCaffrey following McCaffrey’s 68-yard run on the subsequent having a spot.
Regardless, Seattle fought back with a 14-play drive covered by Kenneth Walker’s seven-yard run and the huge pass to Metcalf.
The Seahawks took a 17-16 lead into the half considering a simpleton play by the Niner’s success Jimmie Ward. Smith mixed nine yards to his own 47 with one second left in the half, yet Ward hit him late after he began sliding.
The 15-yard discipline moved the ball to the San Francisco 38 and Jason Myers made a 56-yard field objective to make it 17-16 at the half.
Seattle changed into the third assembling starting all along of the 2000 postseason to lead at the half in a season finisher game followed by something like 10 near the fruition of the fundamental quarter.