The 49ers -- or some facsimile of the team -- wrapped up their exhibition season with a 40-13 victory over the Houston Texans on Thursday.
HOUSTON – Two years ago, quarterback Josh Johnson clearly outplayed his competition during the 49ers’ exhibition season.
HOUSTON -- Linebacker Chris Borland guessed correctly Thursday night, abandoning his responsibility based on his film study and instincts.
HOUSTON -- Coach Jim Harbaugh decided to press the fast-forward button on the 49ers’ exhibition season for many of his starters.
HOUSTON -- Wide receiver Brandon Lloyd caught the eye of 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh during pregame warmups.