Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers’ Wide Receiver Situation

August 13, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The San Francisco 49ers have more questions surrounding the wide receiver position after Thursday night's 10-6 preseason loss to the Denver Broncos.
San Francisco's situation at wide receiver is nothing new.  Heading into the preseason, there was the recently acquired Anquan Boldin and everybody else.
Unless the injury bug bites, Boldin should be just fine in 2013.  What about everybody else, however?  There were plenty of concerns before Thursday's game.  After the loss, perhaps more linger. 
One of the towering questions surrounded just who would step in and fill the void opposite of Boldin. 
When the 49ers traded for Boldin, he and Crabtree were intended to be the receiver tandem.  With Crabtree out for a sizable portion of 2013, someone else needs to step up.
Will it be returning veterans Mario Manningham or Kyle Williams?  Perhaps it will be the still developing former first round pick A.J. Jenkins who finally l...

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