• John Lynch updates Dee Ford’s rehab

    Pro Football Talk "Dee Ford played only one game for the 49ers last season because of neck and back injuries. He has played only 12 games since the team acquired him in a trade with the Chiefs on March 13, 2019. The 49ers recently restructured Ford’s contract when it became evident Ford..." March 29

  • Dee Ford’s reworked contract with 49ers adds void year in 2023

    The Athletic "Details of Dee Ford’s new contract, which was signed last Tuesday, are now available. This radical rework of Ford’s deal is a sign that the 49ers and Ford believe a return to play is possible for the 30-year-old pass rusher, who’s been out with a back injury since..." March 23

  • 49ers Agree To New Deal With Dee Ford

    Pro Football Rumors "The 49ers are making the pass-rush a priority. Shortly after signing Samson Ebukam away from the Rams, San Francisco has agreed to terms on a new deal to keep Dee Ford in the fold, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network tweets. The restructured contract is a two-year..." March 15

  • Dee Ford’s injury guarantee may force 49ers to keep him

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  The 49ers are in a position, along with most NFL teams this offseason, to take significant measures to cut their payroll. After a league-wide salary cap of $198 million in 2020, the cap is expected to fall precipitously in 2021 due to losses in revenue during a season..." February 19

  • John Lynch: Dee Ford not guaranteed to be ready for start of next season

    Pro Football Talk "San Francisco 49ers General Manager John Lynch said on Monday that defensive end Dee Ford isn’t guaranteed to be ready for the start of the 2021 season because of ongoing back problems. Via Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle, Ford’s rehabilitation..." January 05

  • 49ers’ Dee Ford, Weston Richburg, Ronald Blair Not Expected To Play Again This Year

    Pro Football Rumors "The hits just keep on coming for a banged up 49ers team that will now be playing it’s home games in Arizona. Defensive ends Dee Ford and Ronald Blair as well as center Weston Richburg all aren’t expected to play the rest of the season, head..." December 01

  • Dee Ford Has Been a Massive Bust for the 49ers

    The Big Lead "Dee Ford hasn't seen the field for San Francisco 49ers since Week 1 due to a back injury. On Tuesday, Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan said he doesn't expect Ford to play this season. Since arriving in San Francisco back in 2019, he's been an enormous bust, and bringing him in was..." December 01