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Former 49ers linebacker and Pro Football Hall of Famer Charles Haley was on hand for the 49ers practice on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, in Santa Clara. The five-time Super Bowl champion pass rusher gave tips to young defensive linement Arik Armstead, DeForest Buckner and others throughout the training camp session. Matt Barrows 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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