San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is tackled by Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93) and middle linebacker Kiko Alonso (47) near the end zone, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (47). The Dolphins defeated the 49ers 31-24.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is tackled by Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93) and middle linebacker Kiko Alonso (47) near the end zone, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (47). The Dolphins defeated the 49ers 31-24. Lynne Sladky AP
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is tackled by Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93) and middle linebacker Kiko Alonso (47) near the end zone, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (47). The Dolphins defeated the 49ers 31-24. Lynne Sladky AP
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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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