Height: 5ft 11in
Weight: 193 lbs
Age: 25 yrs
College: Northern Illinois
Draft Team: SF
Draft: Year: 2014 Round: 1 Overall: 30
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- Ward's (collarbone) fifth-year option was exercised by the 49ers on Monday.
- With the 49ers opting not to draft a top-end safety in the draft, Ward (collarbone) will move to free safety in 2017, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
- Ward (collarbone) has been rumored to be moving to safety, but he could still play cornerback in 2017, Cam Inman of The Bay Area News Group reports.
- 49ers general manager John Lynch said that the team is considering moving Ward (collarbone) back to safety, CSN Bay Area reports.
- Jimmie Ward (shoulder) has been placed on injured reserve.
- Jimmie Ward (shoulder) is questionable to return against the Falcons.