The last we heard about Dee Ford‘s possible return, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said the defensive lineman wasn’t expected to return before the team’s Week 11 bye week. That has come and gone, and two weeks later, Ford still hasn’t returned.

He apparently won’t return this season, either.

Shanahan said Tuesday, via Matt Maiocco of, that “it’s not looking like” the 49ers will have Ford again this season.

Shanahan also said he does not expect center Weston Richburg or defensive lineman Ronald Blair to return this season. Both players had setbacks with their surgeries.

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