In a stunning development, 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis retired from professional football on Tuesday at the age of 30.
In a stunning development, 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis is strongly considering retirement at the age of 30, according to a report and league sources.
General manager Trent Baalke recently stated he believes 49ers linebacker Michael Wilhoite can be a starter in the NFL. But he will not likely get that chance with the 49ers again this season.
With the new league year scheduled to begin March 10, this is the time of the offseason when high-priced veterans whose salaries no longer live up to their on-field production can be coldly cast a