WATCH: CB Ward flips out after ending 49ers' first-quarter TD drought

The San Francisco 49ers finally snapped their season-long first-quarter touchdown drought in Sunday's matchup at the Chicago Bears and celebrated it in style.Of course, it took the defense and cornerback Jimmie Ward to end the dry spell for the 49ers, which came into Sunday's game averaging a league-worst 13.8 points per game.Ward stepped in front of Alshon Jeffery on an attempted...
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December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers' CB Jimmie Ward 'should be' ready for the start of training camp

Health will be a big key for the San Francisco 49ers this year. With so many new pieces in place, the 49ers will need to establish some sort of continuity this offseason. Cornerback Jimmie Ward, who has been out since last November, when he re-broke his right foot told the San Francisco Chronicle he believes he will be ready for the start of training camp at the end of July.“I...
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Draft Preview: Cornerback

During free agency, the San Francisco 49ers lost both starting corners, Perrish Cox and Chris Culliver, but they still have capable players under contract. After signing a four-year deal in 2014, Tramaine Brock was supposed to fill a starting role for the 49ers, but a nagging toe injury kept him out most of the season. The 49ers 2014 first-round pick, Jimmie Ward, earned playing...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers lose rookie cornerback Ward for season to foot injury

  The San Francisco 49ers lost another key defender for the remainder of the season, placing rookie nickel cornerback and top draft pick Jimmie Ward on injured reserve Saturday with a foot injury. It has been a tough week for the defense ahead of Sunday's road game against the New York Giants. Ward was hurt in last Sunday's overtime win at New Orleans, and it's the same foot that...
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November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: St. Louis Rams Rookie Tre Mason Lays Some Serious Wood on His First NFL Carry

Former Auburn running back Tre Mason has been inactive for every game leading up to Monday night's game with the 49ers, but is finally on the roster and expected to play. That expectation turned to reality early in the first quarter when he got his first NFL carry. So--how did he do?Let's just say he made a heck of an impression on 49ers safety Jimmie Ward. Read more »
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October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: Who will make the 53 man roster?

(Rick Wood/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/MCT) After the NFL Draft, the 49ers came away with 12 collegiate athletes to add to their squad. Within the last few weeks, the 49ers front office was able to sign each and every one of them to multi-year deals. Unfortunately, this does not make them a lock to make the final roster, and this article will take a look at which players fit the 49ers...
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June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign Draft Picks S Jimmie Ward & ILB Chris Borland

  The San Francisco 49ers announced the signings of first-round pick S Jimmie Ward and third-round selection ILB Chris Borland. San Francisco now has eight of their 12 draft picks under contract, so there appears to be a good chance that they could have their 2014 draft class wrapped up by this weekend. Ward’s four-year contract is worth an estimated $7,112,524 which includes...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: Three biggest winners

With the NFL draft finally over, it’s time to see who did the most to make their team better. I’ll be discussing who got the most talented players with their picks and also filled key needs for their team. San Francisco 49ers: A Jimmie Ward The 49ers had 12 picks total in the draft for a team who just went to the NFC Championship Game last season; they didn’t need that much...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

A look back at an eventful draft for the San Francisco 49ers

Niner News - Five things you need to know about 49ers first-round pick Jimmie Ward. (READ) - Ward shined at Northern Illinois. (READ) - Twitter reacts to the 49ers taking Ward at No. 30. (READ) - San Francisco makes major trade for wide receiver Stevie Johnson. (READ) - 49ers have safe, uneventful first round. (READ) - Five things to know about the 49ers’ new running back Carlos...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: post-draft analysis

3 days and 256 picks later, the NFL draft has come to a close. Between Michael Sam’s emotional reaction to being the first openly gay player to be drafted and all the Johnny Manziel jokes, the draft was as good as we could have hoped for. The 49ers had a stockpile of picks in this years draft, and boy did they use them. San Francisco ended up drafting 12 players, and I’m going...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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