Drew Brees


SAN FRANCISCO -- Linebacker Patrick Willis is the recognized star of the 49ers' defense.And he will have to play like one of the NFL's truly elite players on Saturday if the 49ers hope to


NEW ORLEANS (14-3) at SAN FRANCISCO (13-3)Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Fox

OPENING LINE: Saints by 3

RECORD VS. SPREAD: New Orleans 13-4; San Francisco 11-4-1


Head Coach Jim HarbaughPress Conference January 12, 2012San Francisco 49ersQ: Was today a Friday practice schedule for you?
Harbaugh: Yes.