Savage took a hit from Elvis Dumervil that left him stiff and shaking on the ground.
Lamar Miller will also hope he can end the recent resurgence of the 49ers' run defense, which has given up just 152 yards in the last two weeks.
Palestinian leader won't meet Pence in snub over Jerusalem move
In the West Bank city of Bethlehem, hundreds of Palestinians took to the streets of Bethlehem on Saturday morning. Pence is expected to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories sometime before Christmas.
During Sunday's game between the Houston Texans and the San Francisco 49ers, Texans quarterback Tom Savage was the victim of an enormous hit that many fans watching believe caused a concussion. San Francisco added 41-yard field goal after that to secure the victory. Garoppolo finished the game with 334 yards, one touchdown and one interception.
Hopkins had 149 yards receiving and two touchdowns, but lost a fumble in the fourth quarter with the Texans down by 7.
Pakistan Allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to Meet Wife, Mother on December 25
However, India maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Indian Navy. A Pakistani military court has sentenced Jadhav to death on charges of espionage and conducting sabotage activities in Pakistan.
DeAndre Hopkins doesn't care who the Texans' quarterback is.
Quarterback Tom Savage has lost four of five starts since taking over for standout rookie Watson. "We've got to do a better job of distributing the ball around because if they do that to him there should be other guys open". Celek, who had a 61-yard catch on the drive, caught a 6-yard scoring pass from Garoppolo to enable the 49ers to take a seven-point lead into the fourth quarter. The Texans erased that 13-9 halftime deficit on their first drive of the third quarter, but the 49ers kept rolling behind Garoppolo and surged ahead for good in the waning moments of that period.
Josh Gordon Scores First Touchdown Since December 2013
The 26-year-old was able to haul in his first touchdown in 1,456 days on an 18-yard catch midway through the first quarter. Gordon's touchdown reception was just the third by a Browns receiver this season, according to ESPN Stats & Information.
Johnson was taken out of the 49ers' lineup following Hopkins' 29-yard touchdown reception from T.J. Yates. 49ers K Robbie Gould converted all four of his attempts to extend his string of consecutive field goals made to 14. The Texans' pass defense has improved in recent weeks but it is still ranked No. 22 in the National Football League in yards per game given up.