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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 who said, “He was coming in motion, just planted and started a route and felt like somebody kicked him in Achilles.”
At this point, the only good news about the injury is that because it happened so early in the offseason, Harbaugh and the 49ers have said that the injury should not cost Crabtree the entire 2013 season. Yet, the expected recovery time is estimated at about six months, so he will be missing significant game time.
The injury is particularly disappointing because Crabtree was just starting to come into his own as a top-flight wide receiver. The 49ers drafted him with the ninth overall pi...
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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...
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 [...]
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...
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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
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...