More Videos

How rookies Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard, Solomon Thomas can make impact vs. Cowboys 1:21

How rookies Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard, Solomon Thomas can make impact vs. Cowboys

Trump: Kneeling during national anthem 'disgraceful' 1:23

Trump: Kneeling during national anthem 'disgraceful'

Why Mike Pereira thinks 49ers, 'best 0-6 team in history,' are getting a raw deal 1:41

Why Mike Pereira thinks 49ers, 'best 0-6 team in history,' are getting a raw deal

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice 0:29

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice

Taking a knee: How Colin Kaepernick started an NFL movement 3:29

Taking a knee: How Colin Kaepernick started an NFL movement

Shanahan: 'We just need to get better' 2:53

Shanahan: 'We just need to get better'

Will Hyde bounce back? Is Kittle an answer to red-zone woes? 49ers to watch in Week 6 1:34

Will Hyde bounce back? Is Kittle an answer to red-zone woes? 49ers to watch in Week 6

Banned books that shaped American literature 2:08

Banned books that shaped American literature

How much exercise do you need? 1:03

How much exercise do you need?

Vince Carter is ready for his 20th NBA season 3:48

Vince Carter is ready for his 20th NBA season

  • Video: 5 keys to a 49ers victory over the Seahawks

    ​Sacramento Bee reporter Matt Barrows lays out five factors that could contribute to San Francisco 49ers' success when they play the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015.

​Sacramento Bee reporter Matt Barrows lays out five factors that could contribute to San Francisco 49ers' success when they play the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. Manny Crisostomo The Sacramento Bee
​Sacramento Bee reporter Matt Barrows lays out five factors that could contribute to San Francisco 49ers' success when they play the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. Manny Crisostomo The Sacramento Bee
49ers with Matt Barrows

49ers with Matt Barrows

The premier blog for news and insights on the San Francisco 49ers

No longer boiling, 49ers-Seahawks ‘rivalry’ now merely tepid

October 21, 2015 2:59 PM

Comments

More Videos

How rookies Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard, Solomon Thomas can make impact vs. Cowboys 1:21

How rookies Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard, Solomon Thomas can make impact vs. Cowboys

Trump: Kneeling during national anthem 'disgraceful' 1:23

Trump: Kneeling during national anthem 'disgraceful'

Why Mike Pereira thinks 49ers, 'best 0-6 team in history,' are getting a raw deal 1:41

Why Mike Pereira thinks 49ers, 'best 0-6 team in history,' are getting a raw deal

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice 0:29

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice

Taking a knee: How Colin Kaepernick started an NFL movement 3:29

Taking a knee: How Colin Kaepernick started an NFL movement

Shanahan: 'We just need to get better' 2:53

Shanahan: 'We just need to get better'

Will Hyde bounce back? Is Kittle an answer to red-zone woes? 49ers to watch in Week 6 1:34

Will Hyde bounce back? Is Kittle an answer to red-zone woes? 49ers to watch in Week 6

Banned books that shaped American literature 2:08

Banned books that shaped American literature

How much exercise do you need? 1:03

How much exercise do you need?

Vince Carter is ready for his 20th NBA season 3:48

Vince Carter is ready for his 20th NBA season

  • How rookies Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard, Solomon Thomas can make impact vs. Cowboys

    Here are three San Francisco 49ers to watch against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, October 22, 2017: Reuben Foster, C.J. Beathard and Solomon Thomas.

About This Blog


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.
Twitter: @mattbarrows

Sports Night


Sign up to receive breaking sports news alerts and the Sports Night newsletter with late-breaking developments, stats and scores.

Key links


49ers schedule
49ers roster
49ers depth chart
49ers statistics

NFL news
NFL statistics
NFL weekly schedule

Pro Football Focus
NFL.com
Monday Morning Quarterback / Sports Illustrated
Los Angeles Times NFL
RotoWorld / NBC Sports