49ers selected Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward with the No. 30 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft.
Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward visited 12 teams during the draft process.
Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward (foot) has been cleared to resume running, reports ESPN's Adam Caplan.
NFL Films' Greg Cosell speculated that Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward could end up as a slot corner in the NFL.
Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward recently visited the Ravens, per beat writer Aaron Wilson.
CBS Sports' Dane Brugler assigned Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward to the Packers at No. 21 in a mock draft published Monday.
Ravens secondary coach Steve Spagnuolo attended Northern Illinois' pro day to scout S Jimmie Ward, reports the Baltimore Sun.
NIU S Jimmie Ward will undergo surgery to repair a stress fracture in his foot next week.
NIU S Jimmie Ward was timed by one scout at 4.47 seconds on two forties at the school's pro day.
Northern Illinois S Jimmie Ward is now the third ranked prospect at the position, according to NFL Network's Mike Mayock.
After studying NIU's Jimmie Ward, NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah called the S "instinctive, rangy and physical."
Draft Insider Tony Pauline reports that NIU S Jimmie Ward will not be taking part in Tuesday’s defensive backs workout.
NFL.com's Mike Huguenin deemed NIU S Jimmie Ward "probably the No. 1 strong safety on numerous draft boards."
CBS Sports's Rob Rang deemed NIU S Jimmie Ward the "Senior Bowl's most impressive pass defender this year."