Jimmy Garoppolo converted a pair of conversions on third-and-16 to set up Robbie Gould's game-winning 33-yard field goal with no time left and the San Francisco 49ers eliminated the defending NFC champion Los Angeles Rams from playoff contention with a 34-31 victory.
Garoppolo made up for a mostly pedestrian game for the 49ers by delivering two big throws on the final drive after taking his fifth and sixth sacks.
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San Francisco celebrated somberly as teammates showed more concern for third-string quarterback C.J. Beathard, whose younger brother Clayton was fatally stabbed earlier in the day at a Nashville bar.
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