New challenge awaits improved 49ers
October, 4, 2009
By Mike Sando | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando
SAN FRANCISCO -- For the first time this season, the 49ers are facing an opponent they're expected to handle easily.
A victory over the Rams would elicit shrugs. A defeat would raise all sorts of questions. There's no pressure on the Rams.
The 49ers can pass the test if they handle the Rams the way they should handle them.