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When asked if Manningham would be ready for the regular season, Jim Harbaugh answered "at some point." At this point, it would not be a surprise if Manningham starts the season on the physically unable to perform list.
"A.J., I thought, the last two days of last week had the best two days he's had since I've been here," 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman said Tuesday, via Comcast SportsNet Bay Area. "(He) just made some clutch catches for us when we were moving the ball, just made plays. (He) did all the right things and made plays when he had the opportunity. And he needs to continue to do that."