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Training Camps have not even opened and the San Francisco 49ers have suffered a devastating blow to their offense with standout receiver Michael Crabtree possibly being lost for the entire season with an Achilles injury. Crabtree reportedly suffered the injury during 49ers organized team activities Tuesday and has had successful surgery according to team sources.Last season Crabtree was the 49ers leading receiver with 85 catches for 1,105 yards, and 9 touchdowns while playing all 16 games during the regular season. Crabtree also made a major impact during the 49ers Super Bowl run last season catching 20 of his 28 targeted passes for 285 yards, and 3 touchdowns.Good thing for the 49ers that they will have the services of Anquan Boldin and Mario Manningham. Boldin was a free agent acquisition this offseason, while Manningham returns from a season ending injury 12 games into the 2012 season. Without Manningham and Crabtree then Jim Harbaugh might need to hit the panic button and give R...
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San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree won't get another shot to win a Super Bowl this season.
The former first-round pick suffered a torn Achilles tendon during Organized Team Activities on Tuesday, according to USA Today.
Crabtree is reportedly having more tests done on the Achilles to confirm the injury.
While the injury is usually considered to be a season...
When you lose your No. 1 wide receiver for at least the next six months it is not a good thing. San Francisco will be forced to do that since Michael Crabtree tore his Achilles tendon during OTA's on Tuesday. Even though that leaves them real think at wide receiver the 49ers offense will likely not miss a beat.
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"Michael Crabtree tears Achilles" the Twitter headline read as it...
San Francisco 49ers leading wide receiver Michael Crabtree was not on the practice field for Wednesday afternoon's organized team activity, though the team provided no update regarding his absence amid reports he tore his Achilles tendon.
The 25-year-old Crabtree, the team's 10th overall pick in the 2009 draft out of Texas Tech, had career highs last season with 85 receptions...
Mike Garafolo of the USA Today is reporting that Michael Crabtree has torn his achilles and will soon undergo surgery which could cause him to miss the entire 2013 season.
Crabtree suffered the tear during Tuesday’s OTA’s. Crabtree was poised to have a breakout season this year after he and quarterback Colin Kaepernick established great chemistry.
At this time we do not know...
Michael Crabtree suffered a torn Achilles' tendon in Tuesday's OTAs session. Potentially a season-ending injury. per USA Today.
— NFL Mind (@NFLMind) May 22, 2013
49ers WR Michael Crabtree had a breakout season in 2012 with 85 catches, 1,105 yards, and 9 scores. His 2013 season is now in jeopordy as he has suffered an Achilles's tendon tear in the 49ers organized team...
Tweet The San Francisco 49ers got some bad news Wednesday when it was revealed that star wide receiver Michael Crabtree suffered a torn Achilles in OTA’s Tuesday, per a report from USA Today’s Mike Garafolo: San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree suffered a torn Achilles tendon during organized team activities Tuesday and will soon [...]
The San Francisco 49ers experienced the worst nightmare of every team in the National Football League Wednesday, as wide receiver Michael Crabtree tore his achilles after running a routine passing route during the teams voluntary organized team activities.
According to the Bleacher Report, Crabtree was hurt during a 7-0n-7 passing drill, citing a quote from 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh...
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree posted a Terminator photo to his Instragram account, promising to be back in his best Arnold voice.
SANTA CLARA - According to a report from the USA Today, 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree suffered a torn Achilles during organized team activities Tuesday and could miss the entire season.
We reported earlier that 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree has already undergone surgery to repair his torn Achilles. Head coach Jim Harbaugh doesn’t believe he’ll will miss the entire 2013 season.
Jim Harbaugh tells media @kingcrab15 has torn Achilles tendon but has had successful surgery. Crabtree not expected to miss full season.
— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) May 22...
Going into this offseason, the 49ers pick of Quinton Patton in the fourth was more of a luxury pick, but the Louisiana Tech wide out could be getting a bigger role. Today in OTA’s, veteran wide out Michael Crabtree injured his Achilles tendon muscle and was immediately under surgery to get it fixed. The problem is that the injury is going to sideline him for quite some time...
SFGate San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree tore his right Achilles tendon Tuesday during the team’s organized team activities. Crabtree felt a kick in the back of his right ankle as he pushed off to run his route during a 7-on-7 drill. Unfortunately, it wasn’t a kick but a