The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows said WR Quinton Patton is being given "every opportunity" to win the 49ers' No. 3 receiver competition.
49ers wide receivers coach Ronald Curry said third-year WR Quinton Patton will get a "real opportunity" this season.
Quinton Patton believes he's playing with more confidence this offseason.
49ers GM Trent Baalke singled out third-year WR Quinton Patton as a player having "an excellent offseason."
49ers GM Trent Baalke referred to third-year WR Quinton Patton as "a young player that hasn't gotten an opportunity."
49ers WR Quinton Patton's lone Week 17 target went for a 35-yard catch.
Quinton Patton caught 2-of-6 targets for nine yards Week 16 against the Chargers.
49ers declared WR Quinton Patton, OT Anthony Davis, NT Glenn Dorsey, CB Tramaine Brock, WR Bruce Ellington, QB Josh Johnson, and TE Vance McDonald inactive for Week 12 against the Redskins.
Quinton Patton ran ahead of Stevie Johnson during the 49ers' third preseason game.
ESPN's Bill Williamson would be "shocked" if second-year WR Quinton Patton is not on the 49ers' final roster.
The Sacramento Bee reports 49ers WR Quinton Patton's (foot) CT scan came back clean.
49ers WR Quinton Patton is awaiting CT scan results after injuring his foot in Monday's practice.
Coach Jim Harbaugh didn't express confidence in Quinton Patton as his No. 3 receiver Wednesday.
The 49ers' organization reportedly views 2013 fourth-round pick Quinton Patton as a future starter at wide receiver.