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Tacoma News-Tribune Nov 26, 2014

NFL Preview - Seattle (7-4) at San Francisco (7-4) (ET)

Don't expect Richard Sherman and Michael Crabtree to sit down together for a hearty meal before their Thanksgiving night encounter at Levi's Stadium.

What should we make of the handling of Michael Crabtree?

Michael Crabtree is in a contract year.Is the recent handling of wide receiver Michael Crabtree sending the right message to the rest of the team? Crabtree complained to a pair of reporters that he was a third option on third down after he caught a crucial 48-yard pass in New Orleans on 4th-and-10. The play salvaged the season. It set up kicker Phil Dawson for a tying field goal and then the 49ers won the game in overtime on another Dawson 3-pointer. Asked about the play afterwards, Crabtree volunteered that he was the third option on third down, suggesting that he should be higher in the...
San Jose Mercury News Nov 16, 2014

Notes: Crabtree, Gore help contract drives; Staley hyperextended knee

Frank Gore and Michael Crabtree, who both have expiring contracts after this season, fared well in their off-Broadway show.

Notes: Crabtree, Gore help contract drives; Staley hyperextended knee

Frank Gore and Michael Crabtree, who both have expiring contracts after this season, fared well in their off-Broadway show. Gore had 19 carries for 95 yards, as well as two receptions for 19 yards. Crabtree had three receptions for 85… Continue Reading →
FFToolbox.com Nov 13, 2014

Week 11: Snaps & Targets

A Fantasy Football analysis of the number of snaps and targets received by key players across the league. This week's picks include C.J. Anderson, Anthony Dixon, Terrance West, Damien Williams, and Michael Crabtree.
San Jose Mercury News Nov 12, 2014

49ers' Harbaugh plays down any Crabtree trouble

Colin Kaepernick's 51-yard hook-up with Michael Crabtree buoyed an otherwise poor day for receiving corps.

What’s the source of Michael Crabtree’s frustration?

The 49ers wide receiver, of course, sounded dissatisfied with the role he played in a 27-24 overtime win at New Orleans on Sunday. When asked about his game-saving 51-yard, fourth-down, fourth-quarter catch, Crabtree, oddly, offered this: “Third down. I’m a third-down receiver. I mean, I’m like the third option. So I come in and I do my job.”
Niners Nation Nov 6, 2014

What's up with Michael Crabtree's drops?

49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree is not having the kind of season to which he is accustomed. Any idea what might be going on? The San Francisco 49ers have had plenty of offensive problems this season, with the play of the offensive line being high on the list. Another part of the offense that has struggled is Michael Crabtree. He spoke to the media Thursday afternoon, and acknowledged that he was not where he wanted to be at this point in the season. Crabtree put together a strong 2012 season, and then had a season delayed by his Achilles injury. He was not 100 percent when he...
San Jose Mercury News Nov 6, 2014

Michael Crabtree on his 2013 season: It ain t where I want it to be

Michael Crabtree might have only eight games remaining in his 49ers career, and he gave no indication Thursday that he's looking at this upcoming stretch from a selfish, contract-drive perspective.

Crabtree: Disappointing season not connected to left foot

Niners wide receiver Michael Crabtree acknowledged his 2014 season has been below his expectations, but he wanted to make one thing abundantly clear today: His so-so campaign is not connected to another injury to his left foot, which has undergone two surgeries since 2009.

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