San Francisco 49ers place kicker David Akers (2) makes a field goal as punter Andy Lee (4) holds during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in San Francisco, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. The 49ers won 13-6. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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Alex Smith threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Delanie Walker late in the third quarter and San Francisco held off the Seattle Seahawks 13-6 on Thursday night as the 49ers won their long-awaited division opener.