The 49ers announced Monday they activated nose tackle Glenn Dorsey (biceps) from short-term injured reserve. To clear a roster spot, nose tackle Ian Williams (fibula) was placed on season-ending IR.
49ers quarterback Josh Johnson, wide receiver Bruce Ellington, wide receiver Quinton Patton, cornerback Tramaine Brock, linebacker Dan Skuta, guard/center Dillon Farrell and nose tackle Ian Williams were all ruled inactive Week 11 at N.Y. Giants.
The 49ers have ruled Jimmie Ward (foot), Ian Williams (fibula) out for Week 11 against the Giants. Tramaine Brock (hamstring), Bruce Ellington (ankle) and Dan Skuta (ankle) were all deemed questionable. The following players were labeled probable for Sunday: Chris Borland (shoulder), Frank Gore (hip), Ray McDonald (knee), Eric Reid (ankle) and Justin Smith (rest).
49ers nose tackle Ian Williams, who suffered a leg fracture in Sunday's win at New Orleans, will miss at least a month, reports Yahoo Sports. Surgery won't be needed, the report said. Coach Jim Harbaugh did not provide an update on Williams at his Monday news conference, but on Sunday he called the injury "a bit of a small fracture."
49ers defensive tackle Ian Williams left the game against the Saints with an apparent leg injury. The 49ers announed Williams will not return to the game.