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    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was asked to clarify his thoughts on Fidel Castro after the game against the Miami Dolphins. Ndamukong Suh tackled Kaepernick 2 yards short of the goal line as time ran out, as the Miami Dolphins handed the San Francisco 49ers a franchise-record 10th consecutive loss with a 31-24 victory on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was asked to clarify his thoughts on Fidel Castro after the game against the Miami Dolphins. Ndamukong Suh tackled Kaepernick 2 yards short of the goal line as time ran out, as the Miami Dolphins handed the San Francisco 49ers a franchise-record 10th consecutive loss with a 31-24 victory on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. Matt Barrows The Sacramento Bee
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was asked to clarify his thoughts on Fidel Castro after the game against the Miami Dolphins. Ndamukong Suh tackled Kaepernick 2 yards short of the goal line as time ran out, as the Miami Dolphins handed the San Francisco 49ers a franchise-record 10th consecutive loss with a 31-24 victory on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. Matt Barrows The Sacramento Bee
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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 mbarrows@sacbee.com.
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