Report: 49ers LB Patrick Willis Has Fracture In Right Hand


On Wednesday we reported on 49ers star linebacker Patrick Willis leaving practice with a hand injury.

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Pro Football Talk is reporting that x-ray’s performed on Willis’ right hand Thursday confirm a fracture in that hand.

The 49ers have stated that they will, “proceed with caution” when it comes to Willis’ recovery and eventual return to the field.

Willis has broken his right hand two other times in his career, and still has made six straight pro bowls.