» Last meeting: The Niners scored three defensive touchdowns and held the Rams scoreless in a 35-0 Week 4 victory.
» Streaks: San Francisco has won four of the last five meetings, but St. Louis has a 60-58-2 overall edge, including the playoffs.
» Last week:Frank Gore paced the 49ers with 152 yards from scrimmage in a 20-6 win over the Lions. ... The Rams were blown out by the Cardinals, 31-10.
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Vernon Davis' scoring touch: The 49ers' tight end is one touchdown reception behind Randy Moss for the league lead. If he does overtake Moss and finish with the NFL's most touchdown catches this season, he will become the first tight end in league history to accomplish that feat.
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Gore is the first player in 49ers franchise history with four consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons. ... San Francisco has a chance to finish 8-8 and record its first non-losing season since 2002. ... The Rams can wrap up the No. 1 pick in the draft with a loss or a Lions win. ... St. Louis' James Laurinaitis leads all rookies with 102 solo tackles.