San Francisco 49ers middle linebacker Brock Coyle (50) andSan Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Reuben Foster (56) tackle Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) in the first quarter during the game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.
San Francisco 49ers middle linebacker Brock Coyle (50) andSan Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Reuben Foster (56) tackle Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) in the first quarter during the game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. Paul Kitagaki Jr. The Bee
San Francisco 49ers middle linebacker Brock Coyle (50) andSan Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Reuben Foster (56) tackle Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) in the first quarter during the game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. Paul Kitagaki Jr. The Bee
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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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