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49ers defense dominates again in shutout of Jets

Updated: October 1, 2012, 5:28 PM ET
Associated Press

(Eds: Updates with details, quotes. With AP Photos.)

By JANIE McCAULEY

AP Sports Writer

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco's defense has a little inside game of its own going on in practice each week: "Takeaway Thursday."

Force as many turnovers as possible to prepare for more of the same come Sunday. Linebacker NaVorro Bowman claims his unit had nine turnovers during one such session recently -- though quarterback Alex Smith begs to differ, calling that number inflated.

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