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Report: San Francisco 49ers looking to draft a wide receiver in the first round

Last week we reported that the San Francisco 49ers appear ready to let wide receiver Michael Crabtree go in free agency… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: How to improve the NFL Scouting Combine Draft Preview: The top 10 tight ends available in 2015 Today we learned more about why. According to a report by Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, the 49ers are leaning towards letting Crabtree...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers Targeting WRs In Draft, Likely To Move On From Michael Crabtree

Jason Cole reports that the 49ers only brought five coaches to the Scouting Combine this week including new HC Jim Tomsula, their coordinators, WRs coach, and their DBs coach. Sources within the organization “strongly” believe San Francisco will target a wide receiver in round one. According to Cole, all indications are that the 49ers will target a fast receiver, who’s capable...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers in contract discussions with Gore, Crabtree

New San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula broke some news during the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday. The first-year head man indicated that the team has started contract discussions with both running back Frank Gore and wide receiver Michael Crabtree. Both Gore and Crabtree are pending free agents, However, general manager Trent Baalk indicated Wednesday that it was the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Will Meet With WR Michael Crabtree’s Agent At Combine

49ers GM Trent Baalke said he plans to meet with the agent for free agent WR Michael Crabtree at some point this week regarding a potential contract extension. NFL teams will be meeting most of their free agents in the coming days, or at least checking in with them, so this shouldn’t come as a much of a surprise. The general expectation has been that Crabtree will likely test...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rumor Mill: San Francisco 49ers expected not to re-sign Michael Crabtree

The San Francisco 49ers have some difficult decisions to make this offseason… AROUND COVER32 Free Agents: The top-10 wide receivers on the market Power Rankings: Rating the faces of the franchise from 1-32 Rumor has it that a number of key contributors will not be back with the team in 2015. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, wide receiver Michael Crabtree is definitely...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers unlikely to re-sign Michael Crabtree

In news that likely won’t surprise those who have followed the situation in San Francisco closely, Matt Barrows over at the Sacramento Bee is reporting that the 49ers are unlikely to re-sign impending free-agent wide receiver Michael Crabtree. Once seen as a true No. 1 receiver for San Francisco, this former first-round pick has seen his production dip a great deal since suffering...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Curious Case of Michael Crabtree

The dawn of the 2014 season brought with it much anticipation for the 49ers offense, its talent laden WR corps, and in particular Michael Crabtree. Finally healthy, following an injury plagued 2014 season best remembered for that Richard Sherman play in the NFC Championship game. The former Texas Tech Red Raider had fantasy owners drooling in anticipation at the sort of production...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Crabtree Fires Back at Sherman…and Nails It

Sean McMahon Michael Crabtree responded to the ongoing garbage spewing from the mouth of Richard Sherman this morning, doing so in true 49er form. The post Crabtree Fires Back at Sherman…and Nails It appeared first on
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Are Michael Crabtree's days numbered in San Francisco?

Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee writes that the 49ers recent decision to trade for veteran WR Stevie Johnson could be an indication that they will not sign WR Michael Crabtree to a long-term extension. Barrows mentions that Johnson is already under contract for another three years at base salaries that could end up being much less than what Crabtree could ultimately command...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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