LOOK: Kaepernick-to-Boldin 26-yard TD shows QB's athleticism

Boldin was able to hold onto Kaepernick's pass despite Thomas getting a hand on it. (USATSI)
Boldin was able to hold onto Kaepernick's pass despite Thomas getting a hand on it. (USATSI)

More NFL: Coaching change tracker | Playoff Bracket


Colin Kaepernick doesn't appear to be phased by the deafening CenturyLink Field crowd because moments after the Seahawks tied the score 10-10 on a Marshawn Lynch 40-yard touchdown run, the 49ers' quarterback led a six-play drive that culminated in a 26-yard touchdown pass to Anquan Boldin that was remarkable for several reasons:

1) Look at Kaepernick's body position as he lets the ball go;
2) Safety Earl Thomas was this close to an interception; and
3) This was all set up by center Jonathan Goodwin fumble recovery the play before:

You can follow the 49ers-Seahawks blow-by-blow with CBSSports.com's GameTracker.

.GIF via @gifdsports

CBS Sports Writer

Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

Show Comments Hide Comments
Our Latest Stories