When the 49ers acquired quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo from the New England Patriots in a trade, it had a ripple effect across San Francisco's offseason to-do list. Matt Barrows Produced by Sohail Al-Jamea
When the 49ers acquired quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo from the New England Patriots in a trade, it had a ripple effect across San Francisco's offseason to-do list. Matt Barrows Produced by Sohail Al-Jamea
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49ers notes: Jimmy Garoppolo catching on, will be backup Sunday

November 03, 2017 02:05 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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