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Patrick Willis ranked 2nd best MLB in the NFL

Yesterday, in NFL Network’s Total Access feature “Best in the Biz”, Niners Linebacker Patrick Willis was ranked 2nd best MLB in the league. This should come as no surprise to anybody since Willis has created…



Niners ink LB Willis to a five-year deal

The Niners inked what may feel is their best player today, as the team has announced that LB Patrick Willis has inked a five-year contract extension through the 2016 season. The 49ers originally selected Willis…



Willis the Lone 49’er to Make the Pro Bowl

Perhaps as a reflection of their losing record, the San Francisco 49ers will be sending a just one player to this season’s Pro Bowl in Hawaii.  Linebacker Patrick Willis will be making his second appearance for the NFC squad…


Niners Name Four Captains for 08 Season

The 49’ers players have selected four captains for this upcoming 2008 season: center Eric Heitmann by the offense, linebacker Patrick Willis by the offense, Michael Robinson by the special teams and player representative Walt Harris….


Willis Set to Take Over Leadership Role

The 49ers are looking for a leader with the retirement of Bryant Young and Mike Nolan has already placed that responsibility on Patrick Willis. Nolan says Willis has taken the role naturally, and, really, it’s…



Saturday Niners News and Notes

Niner Insider Kevin Lynch pointed out in a recent column that head coach Mike Nolan said the team would have taken Dwayne Bowe with the 11th pick last April if they hadn’t used it on…