VIDEO: 49ers’ rookie Jimmie Ward cracks ESPN Top 10 Play with diving INT

How good is San Francisco 49ers first-round pick (No. 30) DB Jimmie Ward? See for yourself as he recorded his first interception as he dives for the ball in a perfect tip-drill. A play made possible by another rookie in OLB Aaron Lynch as he tipped the ball at the line of scrimmage, Ward then finished it off as he made an ESPN Top 10 play! Watch it unfold via our instagram here on

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