49ers GM Trent Baalke promised Wednesday that OLB Ahmad Brooks will be on the 2015 roster.
The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows considers it "more likely" the 49ers release OLB Ahmad Brooks than Aldon Smith.
The 49ers are considered "not likely" to retain OLB Ahmad Brooks for 2015.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks is expected to return to the starting lineup against the Seahawks after being benched for disciplinary reasons in Week 14.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks did not play in Sunday's Week 14 loss at Oakland after missing a defensive meeting Tuesday.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks apologized for lashing out at DL coach Jim Tomsula during Sunday's win over the Giants.
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh says "everything is worked out" with OLB Ahmad Brooks, and that Brooks will play in Week 12.
A source tells FOX Sports that 49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks benched himself during Sunday's win over the Giants.
Fox Sports' Jay Glazer reports the 49ers were close to dealing OLB Ahmad Brooks to the Browns before the trade deadline.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks has restructured his contract.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks (illness) is listed as probable for Sunday's NFC Championship Game.
49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks (illness) returned to practice Thursday.
The league is still reviewing 49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks' alleged assault of teammate Lamar Divens even though the Santa Clara DA's office has decided not to pursue charges.
The Santa Clara District Attorney's office has decided not to pursue assault charges against 49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks.