San Francisco 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks restructured his contract to
give the team $2 million more in cap space, according to a source.
Huddle Up: With NaVorro Bowman likely to miss the first half of the season, the
Niners will be counting heavily on Brooks, who is coming off career
highs last season in total tackles (60), passes defensed (7) and
Posted: 1/16/2014 6:09pm et
San Francisco 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks (illness) is fighting a 'severe head cold' but took part in a walk-through Thursday, Jan. 16, and is planning to practice. He has been dealing with an illness for a few days. Brooks was wearing a head wrap and multiple layers of clothes. 'I'm feeling all right,' Brooks said between workouts. 'Just got a head cold, a severe cold. I'm trying to sweat it out as much as possible and get ready for the game.' He is expected to be able to play in the NFC Championship Game.
Huddle Up: Sorry Seahawks fans, count on seeing Brooks, who tied for the team lead with 8.5 sacks, had seven passes defensed and had 72 total tackles.
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