Found May 24, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

According to John Clayton of ESPN, the San Francisco 49ers may end up bringing in wide receiver Devery Henderson to help them replace Michael Crabtree. A name to watch for the SF 49ers at wide receiver is Devery Henderson. He might be a better option than Brandon Lloyd — John Clayton (@ClaytonESPN) May 24, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? The post Devery Henderson reportedly a player to watch for the 49ers appeared first on Pro Football Zone.


Happy Hour – Crabtree Injury Is A Blow, But Not Death Knell for 49ers

When I first heard about Michael Crabtree’s torn Achilles yesterday, I imagine I had the same reaction as many 49ers fans, sadness. Crabtree had his breakout season last year, as he finally had a passer capable of using his talent. The addition of Anquan Boldin was only going to make things easier for Crabtree, and 100 catches was a real possibility. Now, chances are he will miss...

Fantasy impact: Crabtree torn Achilles

I was away from my desk for two, two-and-a-half hours yesterday because of a split-shift. During my absence, I made a point of disconnecting from the fantasy sports matrix. I chose the blue pill for 120 minutes. Big mistake. The red pill of reality struck me 30 seconds after I sat back down at my desk. "Michael Crabtree tears Achilles" the Twitter headline read as it...

49ers' Michael Crabtree Reportedly Suffers Achilles Injury

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...

Michael Crabtree vows to be back, Terminator-style, after tearing Achilles

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree posted a Terminator photo to his Instragram account, promising to be back in his best Arnold voice.

San Francisco 49ers WR Michael Crabtree Tears Achilles, Fantasy Football Analysis

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...

Screengrab Snafu: The 49ers receivers are really old

ESPN aired this graphic yesterday on the 49ers receivers with Michael Crabtree suffering an achilles injury in OTAs.  It's an interesting display on the youth and experience of the 49ers receiving corps.  And what experience they have!  What with Anquan Boldin playing 50 years in the league and catching passes from John Brodie back in the day.  Michael Crabtree and Mario...

Michael Crabtree Not Expected To Miss Entire Season

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh told Mercury News reporter Cam Inman that he doesn't expect injured wide receiver Michael Crabtree to miss the whole season.Fantasy Spin:Crabtree had successful surgery to repair a torn Achilles on Wednesday. Former Raven Anquan Boldin should see more targets while Crabtree is on the shelf.

Jim Harbaugh: A young WR will emerge in Crabtree’s place

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree is out with an Achilles injury.  Head coach Jim Harbaugh believes one of his young receivers will emerge as a definite starter opposite Anquan Boldin.  Simply, because one of them has to. Harbaugh sees 

PFZ Podcast: 49ers need A.J. Jenkins to replace Michael Crabtree’s production

The 49ers need wide receiver A.J. Jenkins to step up now that Michael Crabtree went down with a torn Achilles. Need NFL Tickets? The post PFZ Podcast: 49ers need A.J. Jenkins to replace Michael Crabtree’s production appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

A.J. Jenkins competing for Michael Crabtree’s spot

49ers’ head coach Jim Harbaugh told 95.7 The Game that A.J Jenkins, Quinton Patton and Ricardo Lockette are competing for Michael Crabtree’s spot. “We’ll put Jenkins, Patton, Ricardo Lockette at the same position and let them compete and emerge,” Harbaugh said on the O’Connell and Steinmetz show, per “The good news is somebody will emerge because they...

Randy Moss not an option for the 49ers

Now that there’s a chance Michael Crabtree could miss the entire 2013 season, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is ready to rely on his younger players, rather than re-sign Randy Moss. “We’re excited for the young receivers that we have,” Harbaugh said when asked about a Moss reunion, per “Really feel that somebody’s going to emerge there because they have to....

Fantasy Football: The Verdict On Vernon Davis

After news broke that Michael Crabtree tore his Achilles tendon, the San Francisco 49ers offense has become the hot topic of the week. The wide receiver situation is far from settled (and probably won’t be resolved for awhile), but one thing is for certain: I am getting more excited for the 2013 fantasy football outlook of Vernon Davis. The term “freak” is thrown around quite...

ESPN Graphics Crew thinks Anquan Boldin has played nearly 50 years in NFL

  ESPN aired this graphic on Friday to show the depth that the San Francisco 49ers have at wide receiver with Michael Crabtree out indefinitely.  It’s pretty incredible that Anquan Boldin has spent nearly 50 years in the NFL, while Crabtree and Mario Manningham have spent 16 and 12 years respectively.  Obviously the “Games” at the top of the graphic was supposed to say “Career...

49ers’ Mario Manningham starts running, cutting

The San Francisco 49ers took a major hit before offseason workouts really ramped up, as the team announced last week that wide receiver Michael Crabtree will miss the next six months with a torn Achilles. Considering the absence of Crabtree, the return of fellow wide out Mario Manningham is all the more important. Manningham is progressing through his rehab for a knee injury he...
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