Willis, Davis and Lee make NFC Pro Bowl roster

Dec 29, 2009 at 4:57 PM--


The 2010 AFC and NFC Pro Bowl rosters were officially announced today. The San Francisco 49ers will be sending three players to the annual game. Those players are linebacker Patrick Willis, tight end Vernon Davis and punter Andy Lee. All three players will be starters.

This will be Willis' third straight Pro Bowl appearance and Lee's second in three years.

The 2010 Pro Bowl will be played on Sunday, January 31, 2010 and televised live on ESPN at 4:30 p.m. PT from Dolphin Stadium in South Florida, also the site of Super Bowl XLIV a week later on Sunday, February 7.

View the complete Pro Bowl rosters





More San Francisco 49ers News



Jimmy Garoppolo gets vote of confidence from 49ers legend Patrick Willis

By Kirk Larrabee
Feb 19, 2021

Patrick Willis hasn't lost faith in Jimmy Garoppolo's ability to be the long-term answer at quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, assuming the seventh-year signal-caller can stay healthy and get more help from the defense. Willis weighed in on Garoppolo and other subjects in an interview conducted with Fox News that was published Friday. The 49ers legend reportedly said he thinks his former team should keep Garoppolo in the starting quarterback spot and that Garoppolo will have success if two key conditions are met. "I think they've seen him at his best," Willis is quoted as saying. "Now if they go get him that defense, that same type of defense they



Patrick Willis: 49ers can return to glory by focusing on defense this offseason

By David Bonilla
Feb 22, 2021

Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, one of the best to play the position, recently spoke with Fox News and shared his thoughts on what the Niners' offseason focus should be. San Francisco was in the Super Bowl just over a year ago. It followed up the impressive run with a six-win campaign in 2020. The 49ers hope to rebound in 2021, and that will start with the upcoming draft. San Francisco owns the No. 12 overall pick. While some feel that head coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch might try to target a rookie quarterback, Willis believes his former team can return to glory by focusing on defense this offseason. That starts with adding a pass rusher to line up opposite the team's young star, defensive end Nick



Adam Peters explains why the 49ers were at Trevor Lawrence's pro day

By David Bonilla
Feb 16, 2021

San Francisco 49ers VP of player personnel Adam Peters recently spoke with Matt Barrows of The Athletic. He was asked about the team's presence in South Carolina to watch Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence. The Niners own the No. 12 overall pick in the upcoming draft, and Lawrence is expected to be the top selection, going to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Yet, San Francisco was among 17 teams in attendance to watch Lawrence. Peters reminds everyone that there were other players there. For example, one of the receivers that Lawrence was throwing to during the workout was Cornell Powell, who caught 53 passes for 882 yards and seven touchdowns for the Tigers last season. The



NFC West news: Russell Wilson names desired destinations, should Seahawks consider a trade

By David Bonilla
Feb 25, 2021

Russell Wilson isn't happy with his situation in Seattle. Earlier this month, the Seahawks quarterback expressed his frustration to reporters. "I'm frustrated with getting hit too much," Wilson said. Michael-Shawn Dugar, Mike Sando, and Jayson Jenks of The Athletic report that the quarterback has discussed those frustrations with team decision-makers multiple times and even offered up ideas to fix the situation. Those suggestions were reportedly dismissed, leaving Wilson more frustrated with the organization. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports first reported Wilson's growing discontent, naming several potential trade destinations. "[Wilson and Carroll] have made the playoffs every season but one, won a Super Bowl and lost another,"


Featured

Trending News

Share 49erswebzone