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Nelson (suspension) is slated to return to practice this week according to head coach Kyle Shanahan, Jennifer Lee Chan of NBC Sports reports.

Nelson was serving the final six games of a 10-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing-substance policy. Just because he returns to practice doesn't guarantee he'll suit up Sunday against the Panthers, so look for more information on his status to come as the week unfolds.

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