Linebacker NaVorro Bowman told members of the media on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, that he is happy to have signed a four-year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers, saying, "My heart is here." He also expressed satisfaction at having a chan Matt Barrows The Sacramento Bee
Linebacker NaVorro Bowman told members of the media on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, that he is happy to have signed a four-year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers, saying, "My heart is here." He also expressed satisfaction at having a chan 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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