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Can Kaepernick, other athletes, bulk up on a vegan diet?

Colin Kaepernick, the 49ers quarterback, says eating vegan - not consuming any animal products - hasn’t hindered his ability to put on weight. Still, fans have questioned the lifestyle change on social media, worried that without eating meat, the player won’t be able to put on the pounds he needs to get back in the game.

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Cowboys at 49ers: Matt Barrows' 5 players to watch

The San Francisco 49ers' game Sunday, Oct. 1, 2016, against the Cowboys in Santa Clara matches two teams that love to battle. With that in mind The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows' players to watch include young defenders and a quarterback and wide receiver that need to connect.
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Cowboys at 49ers: Matt Barrows' 5 players to watch 2:33

Cowboys at 49ers: Matt Barrows' 5 players to watch

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick talks about his readiness 1:18

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick talks about his readiness

Current NFL players with ties to Sacramento area 3:26

Current NFL players with ties to Sacramento area

Bee's 2014 All-Metro Football Player of the Year discusses Huskies' 35-28 win at Arizona 1:58

Bee's 2014 All-Metro Football Player of the Year discusses Huskies' 35-28 win at Arizona