Category: Patrick Willis

San Francisco Linebacker Patrick Willis: “I Don’t Believe in Moral Victories at All”

Friday, February 8th, 2013

For the second straight season the San Francisco 49ers' season ended in heartbreak. This time it was in the Super Bowl as opposed to the NFC Championship. Even though it was one step further, the ultimate goal wasn't reached and there are only so many opportunities to hoist the Lombardi Trophy The Niners ...

Don’t Come Out of the Woodwork to ask Patrick Willis for Super Bowl Tickets

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

The San Francisco 49ers are off to their first Super Bowl in nearly two decades. Their last championship came four days after Patrick Willis' 10th birthday, and now Willis is leading one of the league's fiercest defenses into the season's final game against the Baltimore Ravens. Willis will be a ...

Patrick Willis: “Nothing else matters in this whole world but winning this game Saturday and winning the Super Bowl.”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

On the first weekend of the NFL season, the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers got together in a very competitive game. Even though the Pack was able to score 22 points against the vaunted San Fran defense, the 49ers still got the win. As they head into their ...

Patrick Willis: “Whoever This Matt Millen Guy is … I Really Don’t Care About What This guy Has To Say”

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

For the first time during the Jim Harbaugh era, the San Francisco 49ers were embarrassed on their own home field. The New York Giants went into Candlestick Park and came away with a convincing 26-3 victory over the 49ers. It was a major surprise across the NFL. Matt Millen made some ...

Patrick Willis Is Willing to Sacrifice Playing Time If it Means Getting the ‘W’

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Whether they were trying to or not, the San Francisco 49ers made a huge statement to everyone around the NFL on Sunday afternoon. The defending NFC West champs went into Lambeau Field against an extremely motivated and talented Green Bay Packers team that was trying to wipe the taste of ...

Patrick Willis Looks to Lead One of NFL’s Best Defensive Units in 2012

Monday, July 30th, 2012

After a wildly successful season under first year head coach Jim Harbaugh, the San Francisco 49ers look to build upon the momentum with an even better 2012 season. Most of the question marks are on offense where Alex Smith has silenced some of his critics, but still needs to prove ...

Jim Harbaugh Wins the NFC West in His First Season

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Is there any question who the NFL Coach of the Year is at this point? Perhaps you could argue Mike McCarthy for his, thus far, undefeated run in Green Bay. Or maybe Marvin Lewis for the job he's done so far in Cincinnati. But, to me, the shoe-in is John ...

Patrick Willis on 49ers’ 7-1 Start: “We love the feeling of winning because it’s something we haven’t done in a long time.”

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Nobody is much surprised by Patrick Willis's great start to the 2011 NFL season. As one of the NFL's very best linebackers, that's come to be expected of the fourth year tackling machine out of Ole Miss. The play of the San Francisco 49ers' defense however has far exceeded expectations ...

The 5-8 49ers Remain In the Playoff Picture Heading Into A Pivotal Game Against San Diego

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

After losing the first five games of the season, the 49ers have managed to turn things around and have won five out of the last eight games.  For that reason, along with the fact their division is the worst in football, they are still in the middle of a divisional ...

Ted Ginn: The Ultimate Redemption…twice

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

After admitting to having his worst game as a pro against the New Orleans Saints and having a sub-par season as a Wide Receiver for the Miami Dolphins, Ted Ginn was demoted to second string before the New York Jets game last Sunday.  Since being the #9 overall pick in ...