Sacramento Bee "Add Patrick Willis to the list of 49ers getting off-season tune-ups. The 49ers' inside linebacker had recent surgery on his left thumb and is now in a cast, as recent photos from his Instagram account show and as a league source confirmed. Hand injuries have been Willis' Achilles' heel, so to..." January 26
What's Patrick Willis' status for Sunday's 49ers game vs . Texans? Coach Jim Harbaugh answers "We'll see."
Sacramento Bee "Linebacker Patrick Willis and cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha were back at practice today in a limited fashion after missing Thursday's game against the Rams. After a long rest the only two players on the active roster to sit out practice altogether were tackle Anthony Davis (shoulder) and receiver..." October 03
Justin Smith says Patrick Willis will play on Sunday.
LB Patrick Willis (groin) CB Nnamdi Asomugha (knee) among 49ers inactives; but TE Vernon Davis (hamstring) dresses.
CSN Bay Area "Linebacker Patrick Willis did not practice this week due to a groin strain and might see an end to his streak of 56 consecutive games started. Willis is considered a game-time decision for the 49ers’ game Thursday night against the St. Louis Rams. Teams must submit their list of seven inactive..." September 26
Sacramento Bee "Tight end Vernon Davis and Patrick Willis are listed as questionable on the 49ers' day-before-game injury report. One player however seems a lot more likely to play than the other. Davis (hamstring) practiced on a limited basis this week. (The only full practice occurred on Tuesday). Willis..." September 25
#49ers LB Patrick Willis is on Total Access tomorrow so watch for full interview. On his groin for Thurs: "I'm hopeful that I get to play."
CSN Bay Area "All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis is scheduled to undergo an MRI examination Monday on his groin 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said. Willis who sustained the injury while in pursuit of Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne on a late-third quarter play is not expected to be ready for the..." September 23
ESPN.com "San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ian Williams suffered a serious ankle injury on what Jim Harbaugh believes was a "legal" play. Patrick Willis evidently feels that the NFL should evaluate its stance on cut blocks especially after Williams' injury in Sunday night's loss to the Seattle..." September 16
CBSSports.com "Patrick Willis has had surgery on his fractured right hand according to an ESPN.com report. The 49ers' inside linebacker sustained the injury late last week but he is expected to return to the field before the team's first regular season game on against the Packers on Sept. 8. Willis might have..." August 05
49ers LB Patrick Willis does have a slight fracture in right hand as suspected. Team will proceed with caution. Ready for regular season.
CSN Bay Area "Linebacker Patrick Willis sustained an injury Wednesday afternoon and spent most of the practice with a large wrap on his right hand. Willis appeared to sustain the injury in a blitz pickup drill while matched against fullback Bruce Miller. Willis watched the remainder of the 2 1/2-hour..." August 01
San Jose Mercury News "Patrick Willis said he's in the best shape of his career as the 49ers' Pro Bowl linebacker enters his seventh NFL season. "I really feel mentally and physically, I'm in the best shape that I've been in since I was a rookie," said Willis, a Pro Bowler in each of his first six seasons. "I feel like..." June 16