NFL teams chase perfection. The 49ers offense is chasing precision.
That was Jim Harbaugh’s buzz word less than 24 hours after his 49ers 27-7 defeat to the Indianapolis Colts, in which his offensive unit mustered one touchdown.
“We all have our fingerprints on it,” the coach said on Monday. “We’re working to improve the precision. That’s where we’re at.”
Harbaugh also backed quarterback Colin Kaepernnick, who was 13-of-27 passing for 150 yards and an interception against the Colts.
“I feel very confident in Colin,” he said.
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Harbaugh said Baldwin, the team’s most imposing wideout at 6-foot-4 and 230 pounds, has done well to learn the playbook.
The team’s running game was more successful on Sunday.
As for Gore’s limited second-half carries – the franchise’s all-time leading rusher had just three after intermission – Harbaugh said there is no limitation in place.