Frank Gore: “I want to be treated right.”
Aug/28/11 11:01 PM Filed in: Frank Gore
SAN FRANCISCO – Frank Gore spoke at his locker shortly after the game about the upcoming meeting between the 49ers and his agent, Drew Rosenhaus. The meeting is scheduled for Monday.
Here are selected quotes from that interview.Q: Your agent is scheduled to meet with the 49ers on Monday. Is there a goal in your head as far as what you’d like to happen?
GORE: I want something to get done. Hopefully it can get done. Hopefully I can get something done. But like I said, if it doesn’t happen I’ll be here for my teammates, you know, and try to stick it out.Q: Will you be involved with the negotiations?
GORE: No, I’m a football player. If I was an agent I would, but that’s my agent’s job, and hopefully, hopefully, hopefully, I hope it gets done.Q: Is your preseason over?
GORE: No. Whatever the coach tells me to do. Coach is a great coach and I like him a lot and I respect him a lot.Q: Are you ready for the regular season?
GORE: I’m ready, I’ve been, hey, I trained my behind off this offseason, I practice hard every day. When my number is called, 21 is going to be ready. When it’s time to shoot my gun, I’m going to shoot my gun.Q: So you’re not going to request a trade if a deal doesn’t get done?
GORE: I don’t have nothing, it’s up to the team. I don’t have anything to do with it. That’s my agent and the team. The team has to do that, and hopefully they don’t. I want to be here, I want to be a 49er, and I want to be treated right.Click here to order Frank Gore’s proCane Rookie Card.