by Jeff Krisko | Tue, Aug 25th 6:45pm EDT
The 49ers activated inside linebacker Michael Wilhoite from the Non-Football Injury list. He is slated to return as the starter with the retirements of Patrick Willis and Chris Borland. (CSN Bay Area)
Wilhoite has big shoes to fill, just as he did going into last season. This year he'll be starting alongside NaVorro Bowman. He flashed some coverage skills last year but he's unlikely to make a meaningful impact in fantasy leagues.