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The San Francisco 49ers lost a close game to the Kansas City Chiefs in the Super Bowl.
This was a hard-fought battle on both sides, but the Chiefs ended up as the victors.
After the game, several 49ers players were interviewed about the team’s performance, including Christian McCaffrey.
McCaffrey had a lot to say but was particularly feeling for offensive tackle Trent Williams.
“I feel terrible for a guy like Trent, who’s a captain, a leader on our team. It just kinda sucks, kind of having to look him in the eye, knowing we didn’t get it done,” McCaffrey said.
CMC is really feeling for Trent Williams pic.twitter.com/wOAjm1jjMh
— 49ers on NBCS (@NBCS49ers) February 12, 2024
Trent Williams has been a leader on this team for a long time, and for the 49ers to get so close to the end and fall short, is a devastating blow for a player of his caliber.
Williams has been one of the best offensive linemen in the NFL since he entered the league, and is highly regarded by analysts and fans.
He is still tied to the 49ers through 2026, so it’s not like he is in the last year of his deal, or is near retirement.
However, as McCaffrey points out, he doesn’t want to disappoint Williams, who has been such an inspiration to him and his teammates, especially on offense.
It will be interesting what the 49ers look like next season, and what pieces they will add to try and avenge their loss from this year’s Super Bowl.
McCaffrey and Williams will likely still be a part of the team, but in terms of the other pieces, they remain to be seen.
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