"I'm going to try to fit in wherever I can fit in. I'm versatile. I'm going to try to start," said Ward, who started three college seasons at nickel. "I'm a competitor, I want to play. There's a lot I can learn from those guys."
49ers select defensive back Ward with 30th pick →
Ward said he sported a 49ers hat throughout the draft process, even before he visited team headquarters a couple of weeks back.