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49ers | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:29:25 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have declared CB Chris Culliver, DL Cornellius Carradine, SS Jimmie Ward, C Marcus Martin, OG Mike Iupati, LB Patrick Willis, WR Quinton Patton inactive for Week 7.

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49ers | Patrick Willis ruled out

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:30:03 -0700

Updating previous reports, San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) has been ruled out for Week 7 against the Denver Broncos. He was wearing a walking boot Friday, Oct. 17. LB Chris Borland is set to start in place of Willis.

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49ers | Patrick Willis hopes to return in Week 9

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:59:46 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe), who is dealing with a strained toe, is hoping to return after the team's bye week against the St. Louis Rams Nov. 2.

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49ers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:34:17 -0700

San Francisco 49ers OG Mike Iupati (concussion), SS Jimmie Ward (quadriceps) and LB Patrick Willis (toe) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. CB Tramaine Brock (toe), CB Chris Cook (quadriceps), CB Perrish Cox (quadriceps), CB Chris Culliver (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (knee, ankle), DE Tony Jerod-Eddie (shoulder), WR Stevie Johnson (hip) and DT Ian Williams (ankle, shoulder) were limited participants, and DE Justin Smith (non-injury related) was a full participant.

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49ers | Patrick Willis is day-to-day

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:13:53 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 15, due to a toe injury suffered in the Week 6 game against the St. Louis Rams Monday, Oct. 13. When asked whether Willis had a sprained toe, head coach Jim Harbaugh said, "It's nothing to characterize. We'll evaluate. It's day to day."

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49ers | Wednesday's practice report

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:13:24 -0700

San Francisco 49ers OG Mike Iupati (concussion), DE Justin Smith (non-injury related), SS Jimmie Ward (quadriceps) and LB Patrick Willis (toe) were unable to practice Wednesday, Oct. 15. CB Tramaine Brock (toe), CB Chris Cook (quadriceps), CB Perrish Cox (quadriceps), CB Chris Culliver (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (ankle, knee), DE Tony Jerod-Eddie (shoulder) and DT Ian Williams (ankle, shoulder) were listed as limited participants.

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49ers | Patrick Willis' injury not serious

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:13:37 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) does not appear to have a long-term injury, according to head coach Jim Harbaugh. Harbaugh said Willis is not dealing with turf toe.

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49ers | Patrick Willis not likely for Week 7

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:33:17 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) is unlikely to play against the Denver Broncos Sunday, Oct. 19, according to a source. Willis sprained his toe Monday, Oct. 13, against the St. Louis Rams.

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49ers | Patrick Willis to have MRI

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:14:48 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) will undergo an MRI exam to determine the severity of the toe injury he suffered in Week 6 Monday, Oct. 13, according to sources. Willis was wearing a walking boot on his left foot and said X-rays were taken. He was replaced in the game by LB Chris Borland.

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49ers | Patrick Willis in walking boot

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:54:29 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) returned to the sidelines with a walking boot on his left foot after leaving the team's Week 6 game with a toe injury.

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49ers | Patrick Willis out for game

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:38:44 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) has been ruled out for the remainder of the team's Week 6 game after suffering a toe injury.

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49ers | Patrick Willis injures toe

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:32:50 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (toe) is questionable to return to the team's Week 6 game after suffering a toe injury.

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49ers | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:54:30 -0700

San Francisco 49ers C Marcus Martin (knee) has been ruled out for Week 4 against the Philadelphia Eagles. S Antoine Bethea (ankle), CB Tramaine Brock (toe), OT Anthony Davis (hamstring) and TE Vance McDonald (knee) are questionable, while DE Justin Smith (non-injury) and LB Patrick Willis (wrist) are probable. Bethea, Brock and Martin didn't practice Friday, Sept. 26. Davis and McDonald were limited, while the others were full participants.

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49ers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:41:30 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Tramaine Brock (toe) and C Marcus Martin (knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 25. OT Anthony Davis (hamstring) and TE Vance McDonald (knee) were limited. DE Justin Smith (non-injury related) and LB Patrick Willis (wrist) participated fully.

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49ers | Patrick Willis has wrist injury

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:35:36 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (wrist) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 24, due to a wrist injury, although he was running on a side field without a cast or brace on either wrist. His injury does not appear serious.

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49ers | Several sidelined at practice

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:09:07 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Chris Cook (knee), OG Adam Snyder (leg) and LB Patrick Willis (rest) did not practice Wednesday, Aug. 13. OT Jonathan Martin (personal) was also away from the team due to a death in the family.

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49ers | Two sit out preseason opener

Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:52:19 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LBs Patrick Willis (undisclosed) and Aldon Smith (undisclosed) did not play in the team's first preseason game Thursday, Aug. 7.

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49ers | Patrick Willis working at MIKE

Tue, 03 Jun 2014 20:56:47 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis has been working at the "Mike" linebacker position in place of LB NaVorro Bowman (knee), who is expected to open the season on the Physically-Unable-to-Perform (PUP) list.

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49ers | Patrick Willis expected to be ready for workouts

Mon, 27 Jan 2014 11:23:45 -0800

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (hand) is expected to be ready for offseason workouts after undergoing a procedure on his hand or thumb. It is believed Willis suffered the injury during the NFC Championship game because he was not on the injury report prior to the game.

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49ers | Patrick Willis has thumb surgery

Sun, 26 Jan 2014 08:55:16 -0800

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (thumb) had recent surgery on his left thumb and is in a cast.

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49ers | Eight selected for Pro Bowl

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:24:48 -0800

San Francisco 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman, LB Ahmad Brooks, TE Vernon Davis, RB Frank Gore, OG Mike Iupati, DT Justin Smith, OT Joe Staley and LB Patrick Willis were named to the Pro Bowl roster announced Friday, Dec. 27.

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49ers | Six players listed as probable

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:40:33 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR Kyle Williams (knee), OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), LB NaVorro Bowman (wrist), LB Patrick Willis (groin) and SS Donte Whitner (knee) are listed as probable for Week 8. Boone was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 25, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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49ers | Four players limited during practice

Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:15:35 -0700

San Francisco 49ers OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), LB Patrick Willis (groin) and CB Carlos Rogers (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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49ers | Eight players listed as probable

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:21:29 -0700

San Francisco 49ers OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OG Mike Iupati (stinger), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), LB Ahmad Brooks (non-injury), LB Michael Wilhoite (ankle, quadriceps), LB Patrick Willis (groin), CB Tarell Brown (knee) and FS Eric Reid (ankle, hip) are listed as probable for Week 7. Brooks did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 18, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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49ers | Two take part in practice

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 17:23:54 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) and FS Eric Reid (ankle, hip) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 17.

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49ers | Two defenders go full

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:15:11 -0700

San Francisco 49ers FS Eric Reid (ankle, hip) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were each able to practice in full Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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49ers | Two expected to play

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 19:51:45 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers DT Ray McDonald (biceps) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) are listed as questionable for the Week 6 game against the Arizona Cardinals, but it appears both will be able to play.

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49ers | Seven limited in practice

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 16:56:18 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee), OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), DT Ray McDonald (biceps), CB Carlos Rogers (knee), DT Justin Smith (shoulder) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were each listed as limited participants in practice Friday, Oct. 11. All seven are listed as questionable for the Week 6 game against the Arizona Cardinals.

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49ers | Six limited during practice

Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:02:58 -0700

San Francisco 49ers OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), DE Justin Smith (shoulder), LB Patrick Willis (groin), CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee) and CB Carlos Rogers (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 10.

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49ers | Five listed as limited participants

Wed, 09 Oct 2013 19:01:40 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee), OG Alex Boone (shoulder), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), CB Carlos Rogers (knee) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were listed as limited participants for practice Wednesday, Oct. 9.

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49ers | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 06 Oct 2013 16:34:55 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have declared WR Chris Harper, LB Jermaine Cunningham, OT Joe Staley, QB John Skelton, CB Nnamdi Asomugha, LB Patrick Willis, WR Quinton Patton inactive for Week 5.

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49ers | Seven limited in practice

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 16:27:08 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee), OT Anthony Davis, DT Ray McDonald (ankle), FB Bruce Miller (quadriceps), CB Carlos Rogers (knee), DT Justin Smith (shoulder) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were each limited participants in practice Friday, Oct. 4, and all are listed as questionable for the Week 5 game against the Houston Texans.

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49ers | Patrick Willis questionable

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:50:22 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) was limited in practice Friday, Oct. 4, and is questionable for Week 5 with a groin strain. Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said he thinks the chances are "better than 50-50" that Willis will suit up against the Houston Texans. LB Michael Wilhoite will start his second career game if Willis can't go.

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49ers | Seven players limited

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:26:09 -0700

San Francisco 49ers FB Bruce Miller (quadriceps), OT Anthony Davis (shoulder), DE Justin Smith (shoulder), DE Ray McDonald (ankle), LB Patrick Willis (groin), CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee) and CB Carlos Rogers (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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49ers | Seven listed as limited participants

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 19:04:16 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee), DT Ray McDonald (ankle), FB Bruce Miller (quadriceps), WR Quinton Patton (foot), CB Carlos Rogers (knee), DT Justin Smith (shoulder) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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49ers | Teammate expects Patrick Willis to play

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 12:16:46 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DE Justin Smith said he expects LB Patrick Willis (groin) to play Week 5.

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49ers | Patrick Willis expected to return next week

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 17:15:12 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) is expected to play in Week 5 if he doesn't have any setbacks next week. LB Michael Wilhoite will start in Willis' place in Week 4 Thursday, Sept. 26.

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49ers | Patrick Willis inactive

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:07:16 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) has been declared inactive for Week 4.

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49ers | Week 4 Inactives

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:04:36 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have declared QB B.J. Daniels, WR Chris Harper, OG Joe Looney, WR Marlon Moore, CB Nnamdi Asomugha, FB Owen Marecic, LB Patrick Willis inactive for Week 4.

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49ers | Patrick Willis questionable for Week 4

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 18:46:15 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 25, and is considered questionable for the Week 4 game against the St. Louis Rams Thursday, Sept. 26. LB Michael Wilhoite is expected to start if Willis cannot go.

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49ers | Patrick Willis making progress

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 09:14:58 -0700

San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said LB Patrick Willis (groin) is making progress in his recovery from his groin injury but is not sure if Willis will be able to play Week 4.

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49ers | Two unable to practice

Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:54:17 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) did not practice Tuesday, Sept. 24.

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49ers | Three not available to practice

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:52:49 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee), S Ray Ventrone (concussion) and LB Patrick Willis (groin) were listed as non-participants in practice Monday, Sept. 23.

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49ers | Two defensive players undergoing MRIs

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 12:48:57 -0700

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said LB Patrick Willis (groin) and CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee) are scheduled to undergo MRIs on the injuries they suffered in the team's Week 3 game. Willis is not expected to play Week 4 because of the injury.

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49ers | Patrick Willis nursing groin injury

Sun, 22 Sep 2013 15:34:06 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (groin) suffered a groin injury in the fourth quarter of the Week 3 game against the Indianapolis Colts due to a groin injury. He is questionable to return.

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49ers | Patrick Willis hobbles off

Sun, 22 Sep 2013 15:32:48 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (lower body) suffered an apparent undisclosed lower body injury in the third quarter of the Week 3 game against the Indianapolis Colts.

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49ers | Patrick Willis wears no extra padding

Wed, 04 Sep 2013 16:54:46 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (hand) wore gloves at the start of practice Wednesday, Sept. 4, with no obvious extra padding on his healing right hand. He suffered a broken bone in his right hand July 31, and did not play in the team's four preseason games. "They say it takes eight weeks for a bone to completely heal," Willis said. "This Friday, it'll be five weeks since the surgery. But the doctor said it looks good. That's a good thing."

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49ers | Patrick Willis surgery update

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 12:26:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (hand) underwent surgery a few days ago to have a pin inserted into his broken hand. He is expected to be ready for Week 1.

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49ers | Patrick Willis undergoes surgery

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 11:59:25 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis (hand) underwent surgery to repair a broken hand. He is expected to miss a few weeks but should be ready for the start of the regular season.

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49ers | Patrick Willis has fracture

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 08:32:41 -0700

Updating an earlier report, San Francisco 49ers MLB Patrick Willis (hand) has a slight fracture in his right hand. The team will proceed with caution, but he'll be ready for the regular season.

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