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49ers | Patrick Willis wins NFC weekly award

San Francisco 49ers LB Patrick Willis was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week Wednesday, Oct. 3, for his performance in Week 4 against the New York Jets. Willis recorded 10 tackles, an interception and two passes defensed. "I want to thank my teammates, especially those in the front seven," Willis said. This is the second career Player of the Week award for Willis. He won the same award in Week 5 last season.

2012-10-03 17:47:27 | Source: - Matt Maiocco

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