San Francisco 49ers kicker David Akers kicked a 42-yard field goal in the final two minutes of the first quarter to give the 49ers a 3-0 lead over the New York Giants heading into the second quarter Sunday.
Akers' field goal came at the end of a 12-play, 61-yard drive. Akers missed a 43-yard field goal in San Francisco's first possession of the game.
New York's first drive of the game went three-and-out.
San Francisco quarterback Alex Smith started the game hot, going 8 for 13 for 68 yards. Frank Gore is leading the 49ers on the ground with 33 yards on seven carries.