Boldin played 98 percent of the snaps. In just 10 snaps, rookie running back Bernard Pierce had 48 rushing yards on six carries. Fullback Vonta Leach's playing time was up to 32 snaps with steady I-formation workload. Tight ends Dennis Pitta (57 plays) and Ed Dickson (40 plays) had zero catches with Pitta only targeted twice after being a focal point in first three games. Rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw got 52 snaps, but managed just three tackles. Ma'ake Kemoeatu (28 plays) and Terrence Cody (21 plays) divided playing time at nose guard. Jameel McClain had 36 snaps, five tackles, while Ellerbe had four tackles on two less snaps, including a huge hit to knock Josh Cribbs out of the game. McClain has started every game, but is being pushed by Ellerbe.