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June 28, 2012
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June 28, 2012

Wide Receivers

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83 Randy MOSS 49ERS TIER: 6

AGE: 35 BYE WEEK: 9 AUCTION: $0

The last time fans saw Moss, in 2010, he was pulling his usual disappearing act with the Patriots, Vikings and Titans, who all gave up on him. Straight cash homey lured him to the Bay Area after a year out of football, but where's his head? Early reports were encouraging; he seemed focused in minicamp. But even a motivated Moss isn't a good fit with a QB who struggles getting the ball downfield.

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84 Jordan SHIPLEY BENGALS TIER: 6

AGE: 26 BYE WEEK: 8 AUCTION: $0

[INJURY-PRONE] Shipley missed almost all of 2011 with a torn ACL, but he was running routes and catching balls by April. He'll be ready for the season, but his spot as Cincy's No. 2 receiver is in jeopardy. The team drafted Mohamed Sanu and Marvin Jones, and both are battling to start across from A.J. Green, which would mean Shipley would play in three-wide sets as a slot man only.

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