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 2018-2019 San Francisco 49ers and some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best 49ers WRs include Jerry Rice, Michael Crabtree, Terrell Owens, and Anquan Boldin.

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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119 9
Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons:  2000, 1999, 1998, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

2
62 18
John Taylor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

3
66 21
Dwight Clark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

4
68 24
Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

5
41 18
Freddie Solomon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

6
44 21
Anquan Boldin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013

7
38 22
Gene Washington is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

8
45 29
Michael Crabtree is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

9
29 22
Pierre Garçon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2017

10
21 15
Brandon Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004

11
29 24
J.J. Stokes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
J.J. Stokes Seasons: 2001, 1998, 1997

12
27 22
Torrey Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2016, 2015

13
26 21
Isaac Bruce is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2008

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16 19
Josh Morgan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

15
14 17
Tai Streets is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Tai Streets Seasons: 2003, 2002

16
10 13
Mike Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Wilson Seasons: 1988, 1987

17
22 28
Vance McDonald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2016

18
13 19
Arnaz Battle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2007, 2006

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12 18
Jeremy Kerley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2016

20
8 13
Darrell Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2007

21
14 21
Quinton Patton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Quinton Patton Seasons: 2016

22
7 12
Dick Witcher is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1971, 1970

23
6 12
Mike Shumann is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Shumann Seasons: 1979

24
11 19
Mario Manningham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2012

25
5 13
Cedrick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Cedrick Wilson Seasons: 2004

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4 12
Danny Abramowicz is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1974, 1973

27
3 12
Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2005

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4 14
Kenny Harrison is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Kenny Harrison Seasons: 1978, 1977

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3 14
Bryant Johnson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2008

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2 12
Antonio Bryant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 2006

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1 11
Jim Lash is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jim Lash Seasons: 1976

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1 12
Terry Beasley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Seasons: 1975

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2 17
Preston Riley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Preston Riley Seasons: 1972