In this photo from Jan. 14, 2012, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs behind offensive tackle Joe Staley (74) to score on a 28-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)
In this photo from Jan. 14, 2012, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs behind offensive tackle Joe Staley (74) to score on a 28-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file) Jeff Chiu AP
In this photo from Jan. 14, 2012, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs behind offensive tackle Joe Staley (74) to score on a 28-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file) Jeff Chiu 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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