Originally posted by boomer49er:
Who are our core players going foward? The guys we need to extend and rely on.....Must be under 30 going into next season.

Alex Smith
Frank Gore
Patrick Willis
Michael Crabtree
Vernon Davis
Joe Staley
Shawntae Spencer
DaShon Goldson
Manny Lawson
Tarrell Brown

Give me your lists.

Willis
Gore
Davis
Crabtree
Staley
Lawson
Spencer
Goldston
Brown
Morgan
A.Smith

then i would add that we have some core players that would categorize as a vet but still have several years with the 9ers left such as:
Heitman
Lee
Nedney
Franklin
Norris
B.Jennings

a couple more core guys I'd like to see around for at least 2 more years:
T.Spikes
N.Clements
P.Haralson (I can't help but remember how well he played the last 2 years for us)

Really hope to see these guys develope
C.Rachal
K.Balmer
S.McKillop
G.Coffee
B.Jones
J.Hill
R.Smith
R.Jean Fran
A.Brooks

[ Edited by matt49er on Nov 2, 2009 at 17:08:13 ]