The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a trade to acquire Kansas City franchise pass rusher Dee Ford and are signing free agent running back Tevin Coleman.
A person familiar with the moves confirmed them Wednesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deals have not been announced.
The person says the 49ers will send a 2020 second-round pick to the Chiefs for Ford and give him a new contract. ESPN reported the deal will be worth $87.5 million over five years.
Coleman will sign a two-year deal that ESPN reported will be worth $10 million.Another person familiar with the deal says the team is re-signing defensive back Jimmie Ward to a one-year deal worth up to $5 million. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the signing hasn't been announced.