Brandon Lloyd


In what was considered another strong draft class of wide receivers, the 49ers again waited before addressing the position at which they are looking to replace three veteran players from a year ag


SANTA CLARA –- It was going to be a short night of work for 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree, who did not practice much during the week due to a knee injury.


Quinton Patton finished his rookie year as the 49ers’ No. 3 wide receiver and made a couple of key catches late in the season.


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Programming note: Vic Fangio and Greg Roman are scheduled to address the media starting at 1:00 p.m. this afternoon.