Since the return of Michael Crabtree, Manningham has averaged two targets per game and has just one catch for two yards over the last three weeks. The passing game has certainly taken off with both Manningham and Crabtree returning but offensive coordinator Greg Roman doesn't seem to favor a lot of three-receiver sets.
Manningham has been rendered virtually useless now for fantasy owners and it doesn't look like things will improve for him anytime soon. Even with the soft Atlanta pass defense matching up with the 49ers this week, Manningham is unlikely to see much work.
Like the new article format? Send us feedback!