Found January 18, 2012 on San Francisco 49ers ? San Jose Mercury...:
The hit safety Donte Whitner laid on New Orleans tailback Pierre Thomas will never be forgotten by many 49ers fans.

Donte Whitner on NFL Network

Mon, 16 Jan 2012 20:06:00 CST

Conference Call: Donte Whitner

Thu, 19 Jan 2012 16:35:46 CST

49ers Whitner hears no evil, thinks Giants are cocky

Donte Whitner, the safety who sent the Saints’ Pierre Thomas into never-never land with a helmet-to-helmet stick, thinks the Giants may be a little cocky.

Donte Whitner explains his split personality

Wed, 18 Jan 2012 23:03:52 CST

Donte Whitner says 49ers will let pads talk against 'cocky' Giants

MCTDonte Whitner said the Giants have been talking since they took out the Jets a few weeks ago.By Conor Orr - Star Ledger 1/19/12

Donte Whitner likes to hit ... and talk

Donte Whitner likes to hit. He also likes to talk, so it comes as no surprise to learn he blended his two passions in this tweet early Tuesday morning: "Out here in San Fran we let our Shoulder Pads do all the talking......

Donte Whitner says 49ers will let pads talk against 'cocky' Giants

'We want (hard hits) to be in their head' Whitner said

Cleveland native Donte Whitner running down his dream with San Francisco 49ers

One step at a time, 49ers safety Donte Whitner went from being told he'd probably never walk again to being one victory away from the Super Bowl.

49ers defensive backs setting physical tone for dominating defense

Andrew Mills/The Star-LedgerDonte Whitner, right, and Carlos Rogers, left, have been two outstanding members of the 49ers' elite secondary this season.By The Associated Press - 1/18/12

Full-contact workout helped raise 49ers' game-day intensity

SANTA CLARA – Full-contact practices are a rarity in the NFL once the exhibition season ends and staying fresh and healthy becomes paramount. Jose Carlos Fajardo Contra Costa Times Safety Donte Whitner said he plans to raise his level of intensity against the Giants in Sunday's NFC Championship Game.

NFL Notes

As a 49ers fan, it doesn’t get much better than Saturday. The tailgate started at 8:30 am, so we were all in good shape by gametime. The hit on Pierre Thomas (not sure why so many people thought a penalty should have been called on a clearly legal hit) set the tone, and I couldn’t have been more surprised by the early 17-0 lead…The Saints had half as many fumbles Saturday...
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