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Prisco: Niners Are Best, Texans Look Most Complete

By PETE PRISCO, CBS Sports
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San Francisco 49ers prepare to run on to the field. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Francisco 49ers prepare to run on to the field. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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Alex Smith be nimble, Crabtree be quick
The new No. 1 team plays at Candlestick.

The San Francisco 49ers have made it to the top of our rankings.

All the Ghiardelli chocolate and the promise of a comp round at Pebble Beach have paid off. I give in: The 49ers right now are the best team in the NFL.

Even though I still have reservations about the style of football they play, as well as their passing-game limitations, they get the nod after they dominated the Detroit Lions on Sunday night at Candlestick.

I know there are some who are ready to take the “Game Manager” label off Smith, but not just yet. He is playing better, and he’s not turning it over, but I have to see it against a good defense on the road before the label comes off.

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