This week culminated in a hard fought, but vitally important, win. With the Carolina Panthers only two games, at the writing of this article, behind the Saints now, every win is an important barrier to winning the NFC South. The 49ers were certainly up to the task to challenge that goal for the Saints. In the end, the Saints won by the leg of Garret Hartley, a man who has been under a microscope in recent weeks.
Here are my grades for Week 11. The categories are Offense, Defense, Special Teams, and Coaching. For each category I’ll give a numeric and letter grade for their performance.