As we know, the 49ers are searching for a deep-threat No.2 receiver to complement Michael Crabtree.
That No.2 receiver may or may not be on the roster already. If he is not, he may be at the Scouting Combine right now.
So here’s a selected list of the wide receivers’ combine results, sorted by fasted 40-yard-dash time. To see the complete combine results, click here…[rss-cut].
Tavon Austin: 5-9, 174, 4.34 (official 40 time), 4.25 (NFL Network unofficial 40 time), 32 inch vertical jump, 30.08 inch arms, 9.18 inch hands.
Marquise Goodwin: 5-9, 183, 4.27 (off.), 4.25 (unoff.), 31.48 inch arms, 8.58 inch hands.
Kenny Stills: 6-1, 194, 4.38 (off.), 4.28 (unoff.), 33.5 inch vert, 30.48 inch arms, 9.08 inch hands.
Markus Wheaton: 5-11, 189, 4.45 (off.), 4.34 (unoff.), 37 inch vert, 32.68 inch arms, 9.18 inch hands.
Cordarelle Patterson: 6-2, 216, 4.42 (off.), 4.37 (unoff.), 37 inch vert, 31.68
There are some very fast receivers in this year's draft, but the 49ers need omre than just speed. They need size to create miss matches down field or on the sideline.
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