Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) helped the 49ers defeat the Houston Texans 26-16 on Sunday in Houston.
Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) helped the 49ers defeat the Houston Texans 26-16 on Sunday in Houston. David J. Phillip AP
Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) helped the 49ers defeat the Houston Texans 26-16 on Sunday in Houston. David J. Phillip AP
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Garoppolo praised for grit, guts as 49ers beat Texans for second consecutive win

December 10, 2017 04:13 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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