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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Vernon Davis caught touchdown passes of 61 and 35 yards and finished with a career-best 180 yards receiving, leading the San Francisco 49ers past the Arizona Cardinals 32-20 for their third straight victory.

Colin Kaepernick threw for 252 yards and Frank Gore ran for 101 yards on 25 carries.

Kendall Hunter ran for a 6-yard touchdown that sealed it for the 49ers (4-2) with 6:35 remaining.

Rookie safety Eric Reid made his team-leading third interception and also recovered a fumble to stop an Arizona drive deep in 49ers territory in the third quarter. San Francisco forced four turnovers for the second straight game.

Arizona Cardinals had 3 touchdowns, but came up short. Carson Palmer threw 2 touchdowns, but also had 2 interceptions.

Arizona (3-3) lost star defensive end Calais Campbell to an apparent right leg injury late in the game.

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