Play time: Moss sees most action of season

Play time: Moss sees most action of season
February 4, 2013, 1:15 pm
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Randy Moss saw six targets in the Super Bowl, including a two-point conversion attempt, and made two catches for 41 yards. (USA TODAY IMAGES)

NEW ORLEANS -- Wide receiver Randy Moss, who said last week he did not like his role with the 49ers, saw action in a season-high 79 percent of the team's offensive plays in Super Bowl XLVII.

The 49ers featured a lot more two-receiver sets against the Baltimore Ravens, as Michael Crabtree came off the field for only two of the 49ers' 62 offensive snaps. Moss saw action in 49 plays.

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick targeted Moss with five passes, not including a failed two-point conversion. He had two receptions for 41 yards.

Last week, Moss said about his role with the 49ers, "I don't like my role. I don't. I like to be out there playing football."

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He explained further: "I don't always have to touch the ball to be able to help the offense score touchdowns. Like I said, I don't really like that, but it's something that I'm used to. I have to grow to understand and grow to like it. I've always been a team player."

Coach Jim Harbaugh said recently he wants Moss back with the 49ers next season. Moss, who is scheduled to be a free agent, would not say whether he wishes to return to the 49ers. He was unavailable for comment after the game.

Here is the playing time for every 49ers offensive, defensive and special-teams player from the 49ers' 34-31 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII:

Offensive play time
Includes plays nullified by penalties
62 (100 percent) -- QB Colin Kaepernick, LT Joe Staley, LG Mike Iupati, C Jonathan Goodwin RT Alex Boone, RT Anthony Davis
60 (97%) -- WR Michael Crabtree
58 (94%) -- TE Vernon Davis
51 (82%) -- RB Frank Gore
49 (79%) -- WR Randy Moss
41 (66%) -- TE Delanie Walker
29 (47%) -- FB Bruce Miller
12 (19%) -- RB LaMichael James
3 (5%) -- TE Garrett Celek, WR Ted Ginn, WR A.J. Jenkins
1 (2%) -- FB Will Tukuafu
Did not play -- QB Alex Smith, WR Chad Hall

Defensive play time
Includes plays nullified by penalties
71 (100%) -- LB Patrick Willis, OLB Aldon Smith, LB NaVorro Bowman, SS Donte Whitner
69 (97%) -- FS Dashon Goldson, OLB Ahmad Brooks
68 (96%) -- CB Carlos Rogers
67 (94%) -- CB Tarell Brown
60 (85%) -- DT Ray McDonald
59 (83%) -- DT Justin Smith
38 (54%) -- NT Isaac Sopoaga
32 (45%) -- CB Chris Culliver
21 (30%) -- DT Ricky Jean Francois
9 (13%) -- DT Will Tukuafu
3 (4%) -- S C.J. Spillman
2 (3%) -- OLB Clark Haggans

Special teams
25 (74%) -- Darcel McBath
20 (59%) -- Tramaine Brock
19 (56%) -- Bruce Miller, C.J. Spillman, Anthony Dixon, Tavares Gooden, Larry Grant, Michael Wilhoite
18 (53%) -- Will Tukuafu
14 (41%) -- Garrett Celek
13 (38%) -- Daniel Kilgore
12 (35%) -- David Akers
10 (29%) -- Dashon Goldson
9 (26%) -- Andy Lee, Brian Jennings, Leonard Davis, Perrish Cox, Patrick Willis, Tarell Brown, Ray McDonald, Isaac Sopoaga, Ricky Jean Francois
8 (24%) -- LaMichael James, Aldon Smith
7 (21%) -- Delanie Walker, Ahmad Brooks
6 (18%) -- Jonathan Goodwin, Joe Staley, Alex Boone, Anthony Davis, Mike Iupati
5 (15%) -- Ted Ginn
3 (9%) -- NaVorro Bowman
2 (6%) -- Chris Culliver, Clark Haggans

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