Posts Tagged ‘patrick willis’

2011 NFL Divisional Preview And Awards

Defensive Player of the Year: The Tamba Hawk NFC East: Giants defense will decide division.  Secondary (Rolle, Phillips) flooded with playmakers.  Added CB Prince Amukamara and DT Marvin Austin, who in my rankings, were top-10 and 20 caliber players.  This unit has a chance to be something sensationally special.  The surety at CB allows the […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Ten Preview: St. Louis at San Francisco

Oshiomogho Atogwe, Rams defense have been a pleasant surprise so far this season Coming off a bye week the Rams will look to beat their long-time rivals the San Francisco 49ers this weekend. A victory would leave them leading the NFC West at 5-4 with a 2-1 divisional record and sights firmly set on the […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Five Preview: Philadelphia at San Francisco

Patrick Willis: one of the lone bright spots for the Niners 2004. The last season the 49ers started 0-4. 1979. The last season the 49ers started 0-5. The 49ers finished both seasons at 2-14. Does the winless streak end here, or does it extend? If it extends, does this season become a lost one? America […]

NFC Power Rankings

16. St. Louis Rams: 0-16?  This team is no better than the 2008-2009 Detroit Lions.  Potential to become be the most pathetic pass offense ever.  The Most Miserable Show On Turf?  Would’ve never drafted Sam Bradford #1 overall, he’s a complete waste of money and an injury waiting to happen.  Who’s their back-up, A.J. Feely?  […]

NFC 3 Up, 3 Down

Each and every Summer we approach a point in the off-season where the news slows down around the National Football League, and by this point you should know what that means…Predictions!   The time is certainly ripe and prime to talk about teams on the rise and teams on the decline for the upcoming season.  What […]

A breakdown of the Niners extension for LB Patrick Willis

Two weeks ago, the San Francisco 49ers signed star linebacker Patrick Willis to a five-year, $50 million dollars contract extension through the 2016 season. My first thoughts were that Willis did indeed deserve this extension as he has been nothing short of spectacular since being chosen with the 11th overall selection in the 2007 NFL […]

San Francisco inks LB Patrick Willis to a five-year extension

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 with the 11th overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft. “I am very proud of what Pat has been able […]

Willis Set to Take Over Leadership Role on Niners

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 hard to argue. Who else would take that role? Isaac Bruce, a 15-year veteran, is a candidate, but he just […]