Former Philadelphia Eagles running back Brian Westbrook is officially retiring with the NFC East club.
Westbrook owns the Eagles' record with 9,785 career yards from scrimmage.
August 27, 2012
We've already taken an in-depth view of the eight veterans most important to the 49ers that are scheduled to become free agents after the NFL lockout, but there are others on which the team must soon make a decision. With a new CBA imminent, here's a look at San Francisco's final six impending FAs. Should the 49ers make an effort to bring them back or let them go? We take a look at both sides.
Brian Westbrook is technically still on the 49ers roster, but he said he talks regularly with Eagles coach Andy Reid and would love to return to his former team. Sounds like tampering, doesn't it?
The 49ers' season ended without the playoffs, but there was a rare opportunity to enjoy a laugher and relish a victory. But players also realize that many of them aren't coming back.
January 2, 2011
Alex Smith returns to the starting lineup and helps the 49ers to a 40-21 victory over the visiting Seattle Seahawks. A season that appeared over two months ago now has new life.
December 12, 2010