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Draft Scout Jimmie Ward News
10/29/15 - S Jimmie Ward will serve as a part-time replacement for injured S Antoine Bethea. The new assignment isn't expected to impact Ward's primary role as the club's slot defender in nickel (five-defensive back) coverages.
10/05/15 - S Jimmie Ward was used as the 49ers' primary defender on slot receivers Sunday against Green Bay. He played a season-high 62 defensive snaps after having totaled only 54 in the club's first three games.
08/24/15 - S Jimmie Ward did not suit up for Sunday's preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys. The candidate for the club's nickel cornerback position returned to practice during the week, his first activity since suffering a foot injury last season, and is likely to make his 2015 preseason debut Saturday at Denver.
08/21/15 - S Jimmie Ward returned to practice this week and found some tough competition in his attempt to regain his role as the club's nickel cornerback. He's battling CB Tramaine Brock, a starting corner who would slide inside in nickel coverage, and improving second-year player CB Kenneth Acker.
08/13/15 - S Jimmie Ward will not make the trip to Houston for the preseason opener Saturday as he continues to be treated cautiously following a season-ending injury last year.