Dorsey (knee) was a limited participant during Wednesday's practice, CSNBayArea.com reports.
Dorsey was inactive Monday night against the Rams as he progresses in his recovery from offseason knee surgery. Head coach Chip Kelly said Dorsey was thought to have had a chance at playing, though, so the LSU product may have a chance to suit up Week 2. However, he should be considered questionable until further notice.
Dorsey (knee) is questionable for Monday's matchup with Washington, Eric Branch of sfgate.com reports.
After sitting out most of this week, Dorsey returned to practice in a limited fashion Friday. There is reason to believe that he won't play considering his status this week, but given the extra day of rest, San Francisco may be inclined to see how the big man feels early Monday. Regardless, Dorsey's status will likely remain murky until a few hours before kickoff.
Dorsey has not played since tearing his ACL in Week 10 last season. After sitting out of practice Thursday, his limited work Friday can be seen as a positive trend. It has previously been reported that he is expected to play on Monday, and that the team is simply exercising caution with their back up nose tackle. Expect him to have a limited role in his first game back if he does indeed play Monday.
Dorsey hasn't played since tearing his ACL last year. He's expected to play on Monday according to Nick Wagoner of ESPN, and his absence from Thursday's session may have been precautionary as the team doesn't want to force him to do too much prior to his first game back. It's unclear if the team will limit him in his return.
Head coach Chip Kelly said that he expects
Dorsey missed the entire preseason rehabbing from an ACL tear. It is unlikely he has a large role coming off injury, but he only has to beat out the unproven Mike Purcell to become the team's starting nose tackle.
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