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  • Though restricted, Colin Kaepernick still participates in 49ers practice

    Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has not yet been cleared for practice, does what he can at during the San Francisco 49ers practice session on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in Santa Clara.

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has not yet been cleared for practice, does what he can at during the San Francisco 49ers practice session on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in Santa Clara. Matt Barrows The Sacramento Bee
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has not yet been cleared for practice, does what he can at during the San Francisco 49ers practice session on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in Santa Clara. Matt Barrows 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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