The 49ers cornerback intercepted two passes and returned the first for an 18-yard touchdown return in San Francisco’s 34-3 blowout win over the Houston Texans.
Brock recorded his first multi-interception game in his four-year career and became the first 49ers to accomplish the feat since
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It’s Brock’s first Player of the Week honor. He also became the sixth 49ers cornerback to be named Player of the Week, joining a list that includes Hall of Fame defensive backs Deion Sanders and Rod Woodson, plus
Jim Harbaugh has been pleased to see Brock make the most of his opportunity of playing as the team's nickel cornerback with
"You see those same things in practice that you’ve been seeing in games and getting his opportunity," Harbaugh said of Brock's eye-catching plays. "That’s sometimes what a player needs most. I think it’s all those things. I think he’s getting better and I think he’s done a wonderful job on his fundamentals and his techniques and then that big piece of getting your opportunity of extended playing time and then making the most of it."