11 hrs ago
The Press Democrat
Could Vernon Davis play more wide receiver this season?
It's worth noting that Vernon Davis participated exclusively with the wide receivers, not the tight ends, during the 49ers' past mini-camp.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Should the NFL Do Away with Voluntary Workouts?
Do OTAs, or voluntary workouts, serve any real purpose or is it time for the NFL to do away with them? Crystal LoGiudice-USA TODAY Spor are voluntary workouts, and they've become a rather heated topic of debate lately, bringing about the question of whether the NFL should do away with them.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Despite Dez Bryant's Success, Cowboys Have Stopped Taking Risks
Although the Dallas Cowboys may have pulled off the biggest and best trade in NFL history , they are a franchise known mainly for their bad decisions when it pertains to risk.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
San Jose Mercury News
Poole: 49ers' A.J. Jenkins trying to make amends
If it's too soon to conclude A. J. Jenkins is an NFL bust, listening to his words and hearing the voice within would explain why "bust" was an accurate assessment of his rookie season with the 49ers.
NBC Bay Area
Niners Minicamp May Reveal Which Receivers Will Emerge
Receiver Ricardo Lockette is a former Seahawk who now gets his chance to shine with the 49ers.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
NFL Players Who Finally Have a Chance to Shine in 2013
The National Football League has always been one that asks the question, "What have you done for me lately?" Players can be rotated and ousted if they struggle, and conversely, players can sometimes get a great opportunity.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
San Francisco 49ers: Total Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver
Which 49ers wide receiver will step up in the absence of Michael Crabtree in 2013? Jason O. Watson-USA TODAY Sports For nearly 20 years, the San Francisco 49ers were privileged enough to have Hall of Famer Jerry Rice render the wide receiver position as an unquestioned dynamic in the Bay Area.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
How Imporant Is LaMichael James to the San Francisco 49ers in 2013?
In 2013, second-year pro LaMichael James is looking to take on a bigger role for the San Francisco 49ers.
Thu May 30, 2013
Panthers WR Smith wants to play 15-16 seasons
The NFL lost one Steve Smith this week when former Giants receiver Steve Smith announced his retirement .
Grant Cohn: Boldin's good work adds to Davis puzzle
Without Michael Crabtree, the focal point of the San Francisco 49ers' passing attack last season, the 49ers need all of their receivers to step up - Anquan Boldin, Vernon Davis, A.J. Jenkins and anyone else who can run and catch and breathe.
Wed May 29, 2013
And you are? Beyond Davis, few familiar targets for Kaepernick
Two are out indefinitely , one now works in Nashville and another is a future Hall of Famer who is currently unemployed .
Eric Mack: Fantasy football focus -- Top 10 third-year wide receivers breakouts
The NFL has seen quarterbacks and running backs become instantly successful over the years, more recently with regard to the quarterbacks, but the receiver position tends to be a more difficult one to master right away.
Tue May 28, 2013
Mon May 27, 2013
NBC Bay Area
Kaepernick, Davis Will Need to Work on Chemistry
After 49ers tight end Vernon Davis caught six passes for 83 yards in Colin Kaepernick's debut as a starting quarterback last season, Davis said he felt as if the "handcuffs" had finally been removed .
Lockette striving for role on 49ers
Last week, it was confirmed that Michael Crabtree tore his Achilles tendon and he will miss a portion of the 2013 season.
Thu May 23, 2013
How the San Francisco 49ers Will Cope With the Michael Crabtree Injury
After their appearance in the Super Bowl, the San Francisco 49ers enter the 2013 season with high expectations for another visit to try and take home the Lombardi Trophy.
What does future hold for Randy Moss?
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Wed May 22, 2013
The Washington Post
49ers WR Michael Crabtree has surgery for torn right Achilles tendon
In this Oct. 18, 2012 file photo, San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree jumps over Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman during the first quarter of an NFL football game in San Francisco.
Crabtree to have possibly season-ending Achilles surgery
The 49ers suffered a huge loss Tuesday during their first OTA practice of 2013: Wide receiver Michael Crabtree sustained a torn Achilles tendon and will soon have what could be potentially season-ending surgery, USA Today's Mike Garofolo reported .