San Francisco 49ers free safety Eric Reid (35) looks up at the scoreboard as he sits on the bench during the second quarter of an NFL football preseason game against the Houston Texans Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston.
San Francisco 49ers free safety Eric Reid (35) looks up at the scoreboard as he sits on the bench during the second quarter of an NFL football preseason game against the Houston Texans Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston. David J. Phillip AP
San Francisco 49ers free safety Eric Reid (35) looks up at the scoreboard as he sits on the bench during the second quarter of an NFL football preseason game against the Houston Texans Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston. David J. Phillip AP
49ers with Matt Barrows

49ers with Matt Barrows

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

49ers pick up fifth-year option for safety Eric Reid

May 02, 2016 08:28 AM

UPDATED May 02, 2016 12:26 PM

Comments

More Videos

  • 'A lot to be excited about with 49ers future.' Analysts weigh in on team's direction

    Fox Sports rules analysts Mike Pereira and Dean Blandino discuss the San Francisco 49ers recent upswing and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.

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


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