Arik Armstead went on injured reserve in 2017 for the second straight year, this time after suffering a broken hand.
Arik Armstead went on injured reserve in 2017 for the second straight year, this time after suffering a broken hand. Jose Luis Villegas Bee file
Arik Armstead went on injured reserve in 2017 for the second straight year, this time after suffering a broken hand. Jose Luis Villegas Bee file
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Why Arik Armstead could be the latest defensive end to go on injured reserve

October 16, 2017 04:14 PM

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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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