Sacramento Bee reporter Matt Barrows with a list of 49ers players on the roster bubble as the team heads into its final preseason game against the San Diego Chargers. Video by Manny Crisostomo. Game photos by Paul Kitagaki, Jr. and José Luis Villegas
Matt Barrows was born in Blacksburg, Va., and attended the University of Virginia. He graduated in 1995, went to Northwestern for a journalism degree a year later, and got his first job at a South Carolina daily in 1997. He joined The Sacramento Bee as a Metro reporter in 1999 and started covering the San Francisco 49ers in 2003. His favorite player of all time is Darrell Green. Reach Barrows at email@example.com.