FOXBORO -- Sunday marked the Patriots' first shutout since 2009.
FOXBORO -- It ended up being the difference in the game: A 38-yard touchdown strike from Colin Kaepernick to Michael Crabtree with 6:25 left in the fourth quarter.
FOXBORO -- In the Patriots' last three games, they've allowed 19 points to the Jets, 16 points to the Dolphins, and 14 points to the Texans -- all wins.
The Patriots and 49ers' practice and participation reports for Thursday:
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