The San Francisco 49ers decisively defeated the Detroit Lions, 24 to 14, on December 23, 1996.

Final

DET

Lions

5-11-0

14

SF

49ers

12-4-0

24

Team

DET

SF

1

7

7

2

0

7

3

7

7

4

0

3

Total

14

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

SF

49ers

Ted Popson 1-yard pass from Steve Young (Jeff Wilkins kick)

0

7

Lions

Barry Sanders 54-yard run (Jason Hanson kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

DET

SF

49ers

Derek Loville 1-yard pass from Steve Young (Jeff Wilkins kick)

7

14

3rd quarter

DET

SF

49ers

Elvis Grbac 6-yard run (Jeff Wilkins kick)

7

21

Lions

Herman Moore 5-yard pass from Scott Mitchell (Jason Hanson kick)

14

21

4th quarter

DET

SF

49ers

Jeff Wilkins 49-yard field goal

14

24