We saw next to nothing from Randy Moss in the preseason, but Jim Harbaugh has gathered more than enough evidence.
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Harbaugh used Moss sparingly in the preseason, but he glowed over the 35-year-old veteran during offseason workouts. Moss was listed behind Ted Ginn for much of training camp, but he's earned the confidence of the coaching staff.
In today's game, naming a pair of starting wideouts doesn't mean what it used to. Teams regularly employ three-receiver sets on first and second down, and Moss will be used interchangeably with Manningham and Co. It does indicate a rise up the charts, and we're excited to see how he's used early against the Packers.
This also might be a simple head-nod to a respected veteran, but Harbaugh is up to his old tricks with Moss. Highly secretive; toying with expectations; revealing nothing. Just the way we like it.