SAN FRANCISCO (CBS Sports) – Vernon Davis the tight end could soon be Vernon Davis the wide receiver.

The veteran tight end played exclusively at wide receiver during the San Francisco 49ers’ most recent minicamp.

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With Michael Crabtree, the team’s leading receiver in 2012, sidelined for at least six months thanks to a torn Achilles, the 49ers don’t have many experienced options at outside receiver.

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