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49ers Activate RB Mike Davis, Place LB Michael Wilhoite On IR

The San Francisco 49ers announced Saturday that they’ve placed LB Michael Wilhoite on season-ending injured reserve and activated RB Mike Davis from the short-term I.R. list. Wilhoite, 29, played out the 2015 season under his exclusive rights contract that paid him a salary of $660,000. He’ll be a restricted free agent in the coming months. In 2015, Wilhoite appeared in 12...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers LB Hodges expected to start in place of injured Wilhoite

Linebacker Gerald Hodges is expected to make his first start for the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at the Cleveland Browns.With Michael Wilhoite sidelined due to a high-ankle sprain that he aggravated early in last weekend's overtime win at Chicago, Hodges will get a chance to build on a solid performance against the Bears, when he came on in relief and registered six tackles....
Via Fox Sports
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Latest from the NFL: McDonald, Wilhoite out for Niners

The latest from NFL games around the league on the 13th Sunday of the season (all times EST): 3:35 p.m. San Francisco will be without tight end Vance McDonald and linebacker Michael Wilhoite for the rest of its game at Chicago. McDonald left with a head injury after a 12-yard reception in the second quarter. Wilhoite hurt an ankle in the first quarter. Linebacker NaVorro Bowman missed...
Via Associated Press
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Marshawn Lynch tosses 49er Michael Wilhoite like a rag doll

Somehow in the middle of all my drunken excitement during the Seattle Seahawks’ beatdown of the San Francisco 49ers last week I missed this one. Marshawn Lynch has made his name by breaking off explosive runs. There’s a number of reasons why Lynch is so good at this: he has incredible agility and vision, a tough stiff arm, and more power than many tacklers can handle. 49ers linebacker...
Via cover32
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Wilhoite put on active roster, returns to practice

The 49ers welcomed a familiar face back to the practice field. Michael Wilhoite, who started 16 games last year, was removed from the active/non-football injury (NFI) list and placed on the active roster.Wilhoite had been sidelined with was diagnosed as a leg strain, but allowed his first practice went about as planned.“It was good,” Wilhoite told reporters, via the team website...
Via Fox Sports
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Francisco 49ers LB Michael Wilhoite Makes Beautiful Interception During OTAs

Linebacker Michael Wilhoite had a harder time getting to the NFL than a lot of guys. After going undrafted coming out of Washburn University in 2011 he was picked up by the Omaha Nighthawks of the short lived United Football League. Upon the conclusion of the season he was signed to the 49ers practice squad, resigned to the practice squad for the '12 season, but has been on the...
Via FatManWriting
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

The time is ripe for 49ers linebacker Michael Wilhoite to get an extension

This offseason has not been kind to the San Francisco 49ers organization or their fans. A number of key players have left in free agency, and a couple more have retired. Nowhere has the sting been felt more accutely than at the linebacker position, which has seen Patrick Willis and Chris Borland retire, and Chase Thomas go down with an ACL injury. Also, Navorro Bowman is still recovering...
Via cover32
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers Trying To Trade ILB Michael Wilhoite

Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, citing multiple sources, reports that the 49ers are trying to trade ILB Michael Wilhoite. According to a league source who spoke with Barrows, the 49ers are looking for a sixth- or seventh-round draft pick in return for Wilhoite. Barrows mentions that while Wilhoite has been value player on both defense and special ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: 49ers, Giants, Lions, Raiders & Ravens

  49ers 49ers LB Michael Wilhoite signed his exclusive-rights free agent tender on Monday, according to the NFL transactions release. Giants Giants C Dallas Reynolds officially signed his exclusive-rights free agent tender, according to the NFL transactions release. Lions Lions signed defensive backs Nate Ness and Aaron Hester on Monday, according to the NFL transactions release...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Tender Offers To DL Demarcus Dobbs & LB Michael Wilhoite

  Tom Pelissero reports that the 49ers have tendered offers to restricted free agent DL Demarcus Dobbs, as well as exclusive rights free agent LB Michael Wilhoite. Dobbs, 26, signed with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent out of Georgia back in 2011. He appeared in 16 games for the 49ers last season and totaled 14 tackles and a pass defensed. Wilhoite, 27, also signed with...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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