Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, right, put up big numbers against 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson.
Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, right, put up big numbers against 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson. Michael Wyke The Associated Press
Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, right, put up big numbers against 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson. Michael Wyke The Associated Press
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Notes: 49ers turn to young defender in attempt to slow down Texans’ DeAndre Hopkins

December 10, 2017 02:57 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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