Had Michael Crabtree not torn his Achilles tendon earlier this offseason, the San Francisco 49ers would've trotted out a starting lineup with he at the X wide receiver position, and veteran Anquan Boldin at the Z. In reality, with Crabtree sidelined indefinitely, the team needs to find a fill-in.
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