Cornerback Richard Sherman has not played in a game since tearing his Achilles tendon in November, but that is set to change this weekend.
Sherman, who also dealt with a hamstring tweak in training camp, said he felt ready to play last week, but that head coach Kyle Shanahan and the team opted to hold him back for another week. Given the dual injuries and the risk of a setback, Sherman was asked why he felt it was important to get on the field this week.
“I’m not concerned about how [the injuries are] going to respond,” Sherman said, via the San Jose Mercury News. “I’m more concerned…