PFF’s ReFocused series this season features immediate takeaways and a key to the victory from two Senior Analysts who graded the performance, watching every player, on every play of the game. For more data and analysis from the game, utilize our Premium Stats 2.0 dashboard to expand your knowledge on the key players, signature stats and much more.
San Francisco 49ers 30, Detroit Lions 27
There was some good, but overall, we got eye-raising performance from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. His blushes were spared when a defensive holding called negated a terrible interception, but perhaps more worrying was his tendency to hold onto the ball and invite pressure, which was a recurring theme all game long.