The Detroit Lions were never truly out of this one, but they were never really in it, either. The 49ers dominated pretty much the whole way, led by Vernon Davis' two touchdowns, and the Lions offense was limited to field goals almost every time they got some offensive rhythm going.
The 49ers move to 2-0 with wins over two 2011 playoff teams, while the Lions join the rest of the NFC North at 1-1.
Final Score: 49ers 27, Lions 19
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