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Game matchups: 49ers/Dolphins special teams

Niners looking for Akers to return to winning form

NinersDigest's Craig Massei and DolphinDigest's AlainPoupart break down the matchups of Sunday's inter-conference game between the 49ers and Miami Dolphins. Here we take a look at what to watch when the special teams units are on the field.

49ers special teams San Francisco's special teams were among the best in the NFL last season and were a significant part of San Francisco's rise back to prominence after eight consecutive seasons without a winning record. Those units haven't been nearly as good or consistent this year, though they remain solid and have contributed to several San Francisco victories. However, they also have... Recommended Stories

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