Unfortunate timing for the Rams. The 49ers coaching staff had a week's extra time to prepare for Sunday's game, and since Jim Harbaugh, et al. have taken over, that's usually bad news for their opponents. The 49ers are 8-1 in the last season and a half when they have at least one more day than usual to prepare for a game, with their only loss in that category an overtime defeat to the Giants on Jan. 22. That game was played on a Sunday; the preceding game, a 36-32 win over New Orleans, came on a Saturday...
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