San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead (91) is double-teamed as he rushes the quarterback in the fourth quarter in the NFL game between the San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams on Sunday, January 3, 2016 at AT&T Park in Santa Clara.
San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead (91) is double-teamed as he rushes the quarterback in the fourth quarter in the NFL game between the San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams on Sunday, January 3, 2016 at AT&T Park in Santa Clara. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead (91) is double-teamed as he rushes the quarterback in the fourth quarter in the NFL game between the San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams on Sunday, January 3, 2016 at AT&T Park in Santa Clara. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
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