SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Two linebackers for the 49ers were held at gunpoint during an attempted robbery after leaving a San Francisco nightclub early Monday morning.

Reuben Foster and Ray-Ray Armstrong were confronted by two armed men as they were leaving the Love And Propaganda located at 85 Campton Place.

The masked men were carrying an assault rifle and a pistol.

Foster and Armstrong were able to run away and escape.

The pair took refuge in a nearby hotel before calling the police.

In a statement, the 49ers said they are glad neither player was hurt and that both players are cooperating with the police investigation.WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON: