Ward explained that the coaches have wanted to see him all over the field in practice. He will play anywhere "as long as he's on the field."
The 49ers first-round pick gave the media a progress report for how things are going since being taken seventh overall in the NFL Draft.
The San Francisco 49ers signal-caller spoke to Bay Area reporters on Tuesday about his team's first OTAs practice and how he is approaching the battle for the starting job under center.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly addressed the media and touched on the status of different position groups prior to OTAs, the next phase of the team's offseason program.
Kelvin, son of former star NFL running back Fred Taylor, told the media how his father has mentored him throughout his football career.
The Appalachian State product said that he's a great fit with the 49ers defense, and that he looks forward to carving out a role in 2016.