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  • Top landing spots for the career of 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick

    The Denver Broncos were the first team to express interest in a trade with the 49ers for disgruntled quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Now the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets have joined the discussions with San Francisco for a Kaepernick trade. Bee staff writer Matt Barrows ranks the best possibilities for quarterback's immediate future, which might include the 49ers.

The Denver Broncos were the first team to express interest in a trade with the 49ers for disgruntled quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Now the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets have joined the discussions with San Francisco for a Kaepernick trade. Bee staff writer Matt Barrows ranks the best possibilities for quarterback's immediate future, which might include the 49ers.
The Denver Broncos were the first team to express interest in a trade with the 49ers for disgruntled quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Now the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets have joined the discussions with San Francisco for a Kaepernick trade. Bee staff writer Matt Barrows ranks the best possibilities for quarterback's immediate future, which might include the 49ers.
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On the 49ers: Kaepernick trade all knotted up; here’s why

March 12, 2016 1:25 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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