49ers interested in Browns WR Josh Gordon, deal unlikely
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49ers interested in Browns WR Josh Gordon, deal unlikely

The San Francisco 49ers have inquired about trading for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon @JOSH_GORDONXII. The Browns are supposedly asking for a second-round pick. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the deal is "unlikely with Mario Manningham @Manningham49ers coming off PUP, Crabtree slated to return" in November.

Fantasy Analysis:

Adding Gordon would be huge for the 49ers. Gordon is far better than Manningham, even in his prime before this injury, and the second-year receiver is much further along than Crabtree was at the same point in their careers. Crabtree at the No. 1, Gordon at No. 2 and Manningham in the slot would be very good trio. The 49ers obviously need the help, as evidenced by Colin Kaepernick @Kaepernick7 completing just 6-of-15 for 113 yards last week against Houston. It's not every year that they'll end up in the Super Bowl, might as well strike when the iron is hot.

Source:
Adam Schefter via Twitter

2 Comments | Add Yours

49ers should also c if they can get t Gonzalez as well j gordon

Posted by:
nickthechin69 10/08/13 10:57 PM

Crappernick needs josh badly to get back to kaepernick. That would be traffic jam at wideouts for the niners.

Posted by:
liquorandpoker 10/09/13 05:43 PM

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