Alex Smith completed 18 of 19 pass attempts for 232 yards and three touchdowns, and the San Francisco 49ers beat the Arizona Cardinals, 24-3, in Arizona on Monday night. San Francisco (6-2) led 17-0 at halftime on the strength of two scoring passes from Smith to Michael Crabtree.
Smith connected with Randy Moss on a 47-yard touchdown midway through the third quarter. The 49ers coasted the rest of the way, allowing Arizona (4-4) just a 28-yard Jay Feely field goal prior to the start of the fourth quarter.
Former Viking receiver Randy Moss returns to Minnesota when the San Francisco 49ers play the Vikings at Mall of America Field Sunday at noon, pregame on WJON at 11am. Moss has been used sparingly by the 49ers this season appearing in just 16 offensive plays Sunday night against Detroit. He has just 5 catches for 61 yards and 1 touchdown this season. He caught just 1 pass for 14 yards against Detroit Sunday night.
The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to terms on a 1-year contract with former Viking receiver Randy Moss. Moss worked out with the 49ers this weekend with 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh throwing him passes. Moss didn't play in the NFL in 2011 after playing with New England, Minnesota and Tennessee in 2010.
Former Viking receiver Randy Moss said on a live webchat that he'd like to come out of retirement and play again in the NFL. The 35-year old made the announcement Monday. He has not played in the NFL since the 2010 season when he began the season with the Patriots, was traded to the Vikings, released by the Vikings, and claimed by the Tennessee Titans.
Former Viking receiver Randy Moss has retired after 13 seasons in the NFL. The 34-year old receiver is a free agent and played for 3 teams in 2010. He played 4 games with the Vikings in 2010 and had just 13 catches for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns. He finishes his career with 954 receptions for 14,858 yards and 153 touchdowns.
Former Viking receiver Randy Moss talked on the Fan Radio Network Wednesday and said he'd love to return to the Vikings and had no problem with former head coach Brad Childress. Moss did say, "If you're asking me where my heart and where I'm happy is, I love playing with Tom Brady. I love being coached by Bill Belichick."