Usually whenever I’ve started a new job my coworkers gave me a $20 Starbucks gift card or something…

Donte Whitner

The tweet stayed up for about 10 minutes before it was deleted. Was Donte Whitner’s Twitter account hacked?

Donte Whitner hacked on Twitter

Whitner twitter hacked

Well, there you go. Whitner is one of the most savvy professional athletes I’ve ever seen with the media, so I’m going to take his word for it. However, if the 49ers were to release him it would give the team $4.1 million in cap savings. No one really expects the 49ers to cut ties with Whitner after already losing Dashon Goldson, but he might want to figure out a less obvious password or his employer might get annoyed.