Posted October 26, 2011 on AP on Fox
Jim Harbaugh says he is less optimistic about wide receiver Braylon Edwards returning from right knee surgery Sunday against his former Cleveland team. Edwards returned to practice Tuesday for the first time since his injury early in the game Sept. 18 against Dallas, the lone loss for San Francisco (5-1) so far. While he looked to be running and cutting well during the short portion of the workout open to the media, Harbaugh said Wednesday there still needs to be ''more evaluation'' of Edwards this week to determine his status for Sunday. The same goes for several other injured players the coach hoped to have back, including right guard Adam Snyder (right shoulder stinger), linebacker Parys Haralson (hamstring) and cornerback Tramaine Brock (broken left hand).

The Braylon Edwards Watch Continues For 49ers

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