Found May 13, 2013 on Down and Distance:
At 6’1″ and 240 pounds, you would think San Francisco 49ers line backer Patrick Willis would be able to remove a nonvenomous gopher snake from his house with his hands. Instead, Willis resorted to a pellet gun to kill the snake before picking him up. Luckily for his Facebook followers, Willis was able to snap a few photos of himself shooting the snake and then holding its body up for the camera. It is nice to see that even at 240 pounds, Willis is just as afraid of snakes as I am. Check out the photo below: (Source: Patrick Willis’ Facebook) The post Patrick Willis protects his house from snakes appeared first on DOWN & DISTANCE - Presented by Sports-Kings.
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