Curious case of 49ers' Ricardo Lockette
August 23, 2013 at 6:11 AM • Comments
Reporters surrounding San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh during the NFL owners' meeting in March perked up when he offered high praise for a little-known wide receiver, Ricardo Lockette. "There is something special there," Harbaugh said. "I can feel it."Harbaugh was feeling what the Seattle Seahawks had felt regarding Lockette a couple years earlier. They loved Lockette's combination of size (6-foot-2, 211 pounds) and speed (4.37 seconds in the 40-yard dash).