Reuben Foster was the 49ers’ most impressive rookie Sunday, but the linebacker only played 11 snaps.
Reuben Foster was the 49ers’ most impressive rookie Sunday, but the linebacker only played 11 snaps. Jose Luis Villegas The Bee
Reuben Foster was the 49ers’ most impressive rookie Sunday, but the linebacker only played 11 snaps. Jose Luis Villegas The Bee
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49ers rookie review: How the 14 players were used in Week 1

September 12, 2017 09:03 AM

UPDATED September 13, 2017 08:12 AM

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