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Where would Michael Crabtree fit best?

A look at the numbers.

Updated: April 13, 2009, 8:35 AM ET
By Aaron Schatz | Football Outsiders

We projected an expected role on each team based on current roster, and then it takes into account projected offensive level and schedule for each team. One note is that taller receivers like Crabtree actually tend to have a few fewer receptions than you might otherwise expect, needing a year to adjust to learning how to use their size against the better pro cornerbacks.