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  • 49ers vs. Seahawks: Matt Barrows' 5 players to watch

    The San Francisco 49ers close their NFL season on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2016, against the Seattle Seahawks. The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows looks at five players whose presence or absence could have significant effect on the team as it looks ahead to next season.

The San Francisco 49ers close their NFL season on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2016, against the Seattle Seahawks. The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows looks at five players whose presence or absence could have significant effect on the team as it looks ahead to next season. Sohail Al-Jamea McClatchy
The San Francisco 49ers close their NFL season on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2016, against the Seattle Seahawks. The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows looks at five players whose presence or absence could have significant effect on the team as it looks ahead to next season. Sohail Al-Jamea McClatchy
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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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