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Patrick Willis has established himself as one of the best defensive players in the NFL. And while the 49ers linebacker is physically gifted, it's what's inside of Willis that has brought him to new heights.
Willis has been selected to the Pro Bowl in each of his first five NFL seasons after enjoying a standout college career at Ole Miss. Things haven't always been easy for the Tennessee native, though, and he's had to push himself every step of the way.
Willis is living proof that great things come to those who don't waver in their beliefs. It's all about finding the power inside, which is quite obvious in the Duracell video about Willis above.
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The 49ers were a win short of reaching the Super Bowl last season, and Patrick Willis believes they will make it there this season.
The five-time Pro Bowl linebacker told our friend Stiletto Jill that it’s San Francisco’s destiny to play in the Super Bowl this season.
“The only thing stopping us is ourselves,” Willis told Stiletto Jill during the week. “We have the talent...
I had the opportunity to interview 49′ers linebacker Patrick Willis as a part of the Duracell “Trust your Power campaign”. The goal of the campaign is to raise awareness about Duracell’s ProCamps scholarships. I asked Patrick what he felt the one thing was that was standing in the way of the 49′ers reaching the Superbowl [...]
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