Cincinnati outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) returns an intercepted pass intended for 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) in the second quarter during a game at Levi's Stadium on Sunday, December 20, 2015 in Santa Clara, Calif.
Cincinnati outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) returns an intercepted pass intended for 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) in the second quarter during a game at Levi's Stadium on Sunday, December 20, 2015 in Santa Clara, Calif. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Cincinnati outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) returns an intercepted pass intended for 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) in the second quarter during a game at Levi's Stadium on Sunday, December 20, 2015 in Santa Clara, Calif. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
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Report card: 49ers limping toward finish line

December 20, 2015 04:35 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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