Patrick Willis will wear #52

Apr 28, 2007 at 12:55 PM--


According to KNBR, rookie linebacker Patrick Willis, selected with the number 11 overall pick, will wear jersey number 52 with the 49ers. He was offered 51, 52, 58 and 59 by the team.





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By David Bonilla
Jan 6, 2021

For the second consecutive year, former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis failed to make the cutdown from 25 modern-era semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame to 15 finalists. Many were shocked when Willis' name wasn't among the list of finalists last year. Imagine how they feel after it happened again. NFL Media analyst Adam Rank was among those "absolutely stunned" in 2020 when Willis' name was left off last year's list of finalists. "I thought he was one of the few automatic selections," Rank wrote last year. "But apparently some Hall of Fame voters tend to favor longevity over guys who were dominant over a shorter period of

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