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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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

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Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

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81 24
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

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79 24
John Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

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46 23
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

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50 28
Anquan Boldin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013

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44 26
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

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51 37
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

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38 24
Isaac Bruce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2008

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39 27
J.J. Stokes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
J.J. Stokes

Seasons: 2001, 1998, 1997

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27 21
Brandon Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

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33 32
Pierre Garçon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017

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Torrey Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015

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Tai Streets is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Tai Streets

Seasons: 2003, 2002

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14 15
Mike Wilson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Wilson

Seasons: 1988, 1987

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25 33
Vance McDonald is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

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17 24
Josh Morgan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

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16 23
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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10 15
Darrell Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2007

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14 22
Jeremy Kerley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

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9 15
Dick Witcher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1971, 1970

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15 26
Quinton Patton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Quinton Patton

Seasons: 2016

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8 16
Cedrick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Cedrick Wilson

Seasons: 2004

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7 15
Mike Shumann is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Shumann

Seasons: 1979

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6 15
Danny Abramowicz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973

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12 25
Mario Manningham is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2012

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6 18
Kenny Harrison is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Kenny Harrison

Seasons: 1978, 1977

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4 15
Jim Lash is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jim Lash

Seasons: 1976

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5 17
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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4 16
Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2005

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4 17
Antonio Bryant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2006

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2 17
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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3 24
Preston Riley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Wide Receivers of All Time
Preston Riley

Seasons: 1972