Patrick Willis

Patrick Willis of the San Francisco 49ers walks off the field after they lost to the Carolina Panthers at Candlestick Park on November 10, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Patrick Willis Retires On A Wild Day Of NFL Trades And Free Agent Signings

John Madden looked back at the free agent and trade frenzy in the NFL.

03/11/2015

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York stands on the field before the 49ers game against the Arizona Cardinals at Levi's Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Disgruntled 49ers Fans Start Facebook Page Calling For Jed York To Resign

They are looking to raise funds for a billboard that would demand the resignation of CEO Jed York and bring community ownership to the 49ers.

03/11/2015

Patrick Willis announces his retirement from the San Francisco 49ers, March 10, 2015. (CBS)

‘Happy,’ Emotional Patrick Willis Announces Retirement From 49ers

Patrick Willis, the man considered the heart and soul of the San Francisco 49ers defensive unit announced his retirement from football Tuesday with an emotional speech where he spoke of the challenges to stayng healthy and his happiness of looking forward the next chapter in his life.

03/10/2015

Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is tackled by  Patrick Willis #52 and  NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter of the game at Candlestick Park on November 19, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

49ers Expected To Lose Defensive Stars Patrick Willis, Justin Smith To Retirement

The 2015 San Francisco 49ers will look much, much different that the team that appeared in the Super Bowl just a couple of seasons ago. Multiple sources report the team will lose two the mainstays of their NFC championship defense: Patrick Willis and Justin Smith.

03/09/2015

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49ers 2014 Season Marred By Injuries

As the 49ers look back on this season, it will not be positive. The team almost had a losing record, and missed the playoffs after 3 straight NFC Championship games. However, the teams awful season has to do with injuries than anything else, and a problem that shouldn’t haunt them next season.

12/29/2014

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Opponent Profile: Battle Of The Bay Has Added Harbaugh Intrigue

Rumors are flying that the San Francisco 49ers might trade Head Coach Jim Harbaugh to the Oakland Raiders, and that’s just the icing on the cake for this Bay Area rivalry. The 49ers need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive, and the Silver & Black just need something to forget that beating they just took from the St. Louis Rams. The Sunday game at the Coliseum promises to be quite interesting.

12/02/2014

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Week 11 Injury Report: 49ers, Giants Both Dealing With Multiple Injuries

The 49ers and Giants have to game plan for some missing players this week, but none that they can’t overcome. There will be several game time decisions, but no big name is really in danger of sitting this one out, other than Patrick Willis.

11/14/2014

Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The 49ers Defense Fights Through Injuries

The 49ers have lost All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis for the season. He announced Tuesday he’ll have surgery on his injured big toe after missing the last three games.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/12/2014

Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers walks off of the field dejected after the Baltimore Ravens won 34-31 during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Patrick Willis To Go On Injured Reserve, Miss The Rest Of 49ers Season

The 49ers will be without the face of the defense for the stretch run after news broke Tuesday that linebacker Patrick Willis will not play another snap for the 49ers this season.

11/11/2014

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49ers Injury Report: Willis Still A Question Mark, No Other Real Injuries

10 weeks into the season and the Saints and 49ers are relatively healthy. Both are dealing with injuries and could miss some players, but all in all will be full strength. The only real question for the 49ers is if Patrick Willis will play.

11/07/2014

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