Phil Dawson, who has handled kickoffs the last two seasons for the 49ers, had the best touchback percentage of his career in 2014.
Phil Dawson, who has handled kickoffs the last two seasons for the 49ers, had the best touchback percentage of his career in 2014. Paul Kitagaki jr. The Bee
Phil Dawson, who has handled kickoffs the last two seasons for the 49ers, had the best touchback percentage of his career in 2014. Paul Kitagaki jr. The Bee
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Training camp could kick off competition between 49ers veteran Phil Dawson and rookie Bradley Pinion

June 18, 2015 09:56 AM

UPDATED June 18, 2015 10:17 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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