The 49ers don’t plan to dress veteran WR Isaac Bruce for Thursday night’s home game against the Bears, choosing to rest him instead, league sources told NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora.
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Michael Crabtree started against the Texans, as the 49ers opened in a three-receiver set. The 49ers attempted to go to Crabtree on their first play from scrimmage, but Texans DE Mario Williams sacked QB Shaun Hill.
Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Al Davis, Alex Brown, Antoine Winfield, Baltimore Ravens, Chad Ochocinco, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Donovan McNabb, Drew Brees, Houston Texans, Jay Cutler, Jean-Jaques Taylor, Michael Crabtree, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, Nick Canepa, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Sean Payton, Steve Slaton
Ever the fan of expression through his favorite social networking site, Bengals WR Chad Ochocino was at it again on Twitter, instigating an exchange of trash-talking tweets with Bears QB Jay Cutler and DE Alex Brown ahead of Sunday’s matchup in Chicago — and the game is still five days away.
In an interview on NFL Gameday Morning, analyst Deion Sanders denied any wrongdoing or improprieties related to 49ers rookie Michael Crabtree or Oklahoma State WR Dez Bryant, who was suspended indefinitely by the NCAA last week.
Tying up a few odds and ends now that Michael Crabtree finally is a 49er.
Posted: Saturday, October 10th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Brandon Marshall, Braylon Edwards, Deion Sanders, Dez Bryant, Jason La Canfora, Kerry Rhodes, Michael Crabtree, Michael Irvin, NFL GameDay Morning, San Francisco 49ers
Deion Sanders will be interviewed by league insider Jason LaCanfora on NFL Network’s NFL GameDay Morning, which starts at 9 a.m. ET Sunday, and will discuss his relationship with rookie WR Michael Crabtree, who signed with the 49ers this week. Sanders also will address the situation with Oklahoma State WR Dez Bryant, whom the NCAA suspended this week.
I’m trying my best to withhold judgment on the wide receiver acquisitions on both coasts yesterday — Braylon Edwards getting traded to the Jets and Michael Crabtree signing with the 49ers — but it’s difficult.
Michael Crabtree, the No. 10 overall draft pick, received $17 million guaranteed from the 49ers in a six-year deal that has a minimum base value of $32 million and a maximum value of $40 million. Crabtree’s contract voids to five years if he has Pro Bowl seasons in two of the first four years. In that case, the base value would be $28 million.
Michael Crabtree won’t play in the 49ers’ game against the Falcons on Sunday. But the 10th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft finally signed and was officially introduced by 49ers coach Mike Singletary today.
The San Francisco 49ers have reached agreement with holdout first-round draft pick Michael Crabtree, according to multiple sources. NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora reports that Crabtree’s contract is being reviewed by the NFL but he has signed, according to a source.
Updating this story from earlier today, negotiations between Michael Crabtree’s agent, Eugene Parker, and the 49ers are continuing.
After a hiatus of over two weeks, the agent for un-signed first-round draft pick Michael Crabtree is set to resume discussions with the San Francisco 49ers today.
On Tuesday, Niners LB Takeo Spikes offered a new perspective on what’s become an old topic by now — the continued holdout of the 49ers’ top pick Michael Crabtree.
In my Around The League segment on Total Access today with Rich Eisen, we discussed how Bill Belichick and the Patriots will attack rookie QB Mark Sanchez and the New York Jets and the latest on holdout Michael Crabtree’s situation with the 49ers.
NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora has confirmed a Santa Rosa Press Democrat report that 49ers president Jed York has offered to hold a face-to-face meeting with holdout Michael Crabtree.