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  • 49ers Colin Kaepernick, Jarryd Hayne keep it light

    While it's all business on the football field during the San Francisco 49ers mini-camp, the mood is much lighter in the locker room. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick bonds with new teammate Jarryd Hayne, a former rugby star from Australia, over a game of ping pong. Video from summer 2015.

While it's all business on the football field during the San Francisco 49ers mini-camp, the mood is much lighter in the locker room. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick bonds with new teammate Jarryd Hayne, a former rugby star from Australia, over a game of ping pong. Video from summer 2015. Manny Crisostomo The Sacramento Bee
While it's all business on the football field during the San Francisco 49ers mini-camp, the mood is much lighter in the locker room. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick bonds with new teammate Jarryd Hayne, a former rugby star from Australia, over a game of ping pong. Video from summer 2015. Manny Crisostomo The Sacramento Bee
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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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