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Saints tight end Jimmy Graham only had four receptions for 33 yards on six targets Sunday against the 49ers, but it wasn't due to a lack of playing time. Graham played 70 percent of the team's offensive snaps, tops on the team among any WRs, RBs and TEs. SOURCE: Adam Caplan, TheSidelineView.comFantasy Spin:San Francisco arguably has the fastest linebacking corps in the NFL, with Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman blanketing the inside. Graham also had to stay in and block more than usual as Drew Brees was under duress for most of the game. With Graham covered, backup tight end David Thomas and fullback Jed Collins both caught touchdowns.
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