Athletes The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time  

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Big fan of San Francisco football? Then check out this list of San Francisco 49ers wide receivers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting wide receiver from throughout San Francisco 49ers history, including current wide receivers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best 49ers WRs include Jerry Rice, Michael Crabtree, Terrell Owens, and Anquan Boldin.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current SF 49ers starting WRs and backup WRs are Pierre Garcon, Aldrick Robinson, Carlos Hyde, Matt Breida, and Raheem Mostert. 

Who are the best wide receivers in San Francisco 49ers history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of San Francisco 49ers starting wide receiver.

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Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jerry Rice Seasons:  2000, 1999, 1998, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

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Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Terrell Owens Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

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Dwight Clark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Dwight Clark Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

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John Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
John Taylor Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

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Anquan Boldin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Anquan Boldin Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013

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Michael Crabtree is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Michael Crabtree Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

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Freddie Solomon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Freddie Solomon Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

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Pierre Garçon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Pierre Garçon Seasons: 2017

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Brandon Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Brandon Lloyd Seasons: 2005, 2004

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Torrey Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Torrey Smith Seasons: 2016, 2015

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Gene Washington is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Gene Washington Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

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Isaac Bruce is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Isaac Bruce Seasons: 2008

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J.J. Stokes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
J.J. Stokes Seasons: 2001, 1998, 1997

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Vance McDonald is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Vance McDonald Seasons: 2016

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Josh Morgan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Josh Morgan Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

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Arnaz Battle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Arnaz Battle Seasons: 2007, 2006

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Jeremy Kerley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeremy Kerley Seasons: 2016

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Quinton Patton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Quinton Patton Seasons: 2016

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Tai Streets is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Tai Streets Seasons: 2003, 2002

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Darrell Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Darrell Jackson Seasons: 2007

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Dick Witcher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Dick Witcher Seasons: 1971, 1970

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Mario Manningham is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mario Manningham Seasons: 2012

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Mike Wilson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Wilson Seasons: 1988, 1987

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Cedrick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Cedrick Wilson Seasons: 2004

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Mike Shumann is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Shumann Seasons: 1979

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Kenny Harrison is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Kenny Harrison Seasons: 1978, 1977

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Bryant Johnson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Bryant Johnson Seasons: 2008

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Danny Abramowicz is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Danny Abramowicz Seasons: 1974, 1973

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Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Johnnie Morton Seasons: 2005

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Terry Beasley is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Terry Beasley Seasons: 1975

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Antonio Bryant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Antonio Bryant Seasons: 2006

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Preston Riley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Preston Riley Seasons: 1972

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Jim Lash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jim Lash Seasons: 1976