Donte Whitner still thinking about becoming Donte Hitner

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Browns safety Donte Whitner announced last year that he was changing his last name to “Hitner.” Whitner’s request was actually delayed due to the government shutdown and it sounds like he never went through with it, but might still change his last name. Donte Whitner said he's still...
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Cleveland Browns safety Donte Whitner (The Hitner) body may have been in San Francisco but he left his heart in Cleveland.

When the Cleveland Browns signed free agent Donte Whitner, they gave him a chance to reunite his heart with his body. Whitner is a guy who played his way to the top of his profession, after getting a jump-start while he was at Glenville High School. Whitner is one of those guys, who hasn’t forgot where he comes from. He left Glenville and attended The Ohio State University and...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns will get Watkins & Bridgewater

The Browns free agency efforts thus far have yielded three defensive players and four on offense. The big money for the Browns thus far has spent on the defense in safety Donte Whitner and linebacker Karlos Dansby
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San Francisco 49ers sign S Antoine Bethea

The 49ers needed another safety after losing Donte Whitner to the Browns this off-season. Whitner is a better football player than Bethea, but Bethea came cheaper in terms of max base salary. Whitner got 28 million over 4 years, while Bethea gets 21 million over 4 years. Bethea is actually a boring player to write about. He hasn’t missed a game since 2007 and he hasn’t so much...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

What The Browns Free Agent Signings Signify

John Breech With Free Agency well underway and the draft nearing, new Cleveland Browns General Manager, Ray Farmer, has been very active in the first phase of shaping his 2014 roster. So far, Farmer has inked Carlos Dansby, Donte Whitner, Ben Tait, and Andrew Hawkins as his signature moves. They all signify improvements over last year. Carlos Dansby was brought in to replace longtime...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Where does Donte Whitner rank on our list of FA safeties?

From his on-field swagger, to his punishing hits that inspired a change to his last name, 49ers safety Donte Whitner became a fan favorite in 2013 as an integral part of the seventh-ranked pass defense in the league. Whether or not the Niners Faithful will be cheering him on next year at Levi’s Stadium remains uncertain. Whitner, or “Hitner,” is still a free agent. Little news...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Donte Whitner rips over free agent ranking

On Thursday,'s Around The League rolled out its list of the top 101 impending free agents, ranking them in order of importance on a four-tier basis. After perusing the list, 49ers starting safety Donte Whitner, rated No. 48, was none too pleased, venting his anger on his Twitter account early Friday morning.
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Donte Whitner will likely hit the free agent market

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; believes 49ers safety Donte Whitner will likely hit the open market once free agency kicks off on March 11th. Whitner signed a three-year, $11.4 million contract with the 49ers in 2011. The franchise tag for a safety is projected to be approximately $8 million. Whitner appears...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Donte Whitner Scares the 49er Faithful on Twitter

Sean McMahonAt a rapid pace, Twitter is becoming the primary outlet for players and media to release information, and with a 140-character limitation, it is sometimes difficult to comprehend what is actually being stated when forced to be brief, and at times, cryptic. 49ers strong safety Donte Whitner is on the short-list of current defensive starters that could conceivably...
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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