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  • Three 49ers to watch against the Denver Broncos

    Bee staff writer Matt Barrows breaks down three 49ers players to watch when San Francisco plays at the Denver Broncos on Saturday night, Aug. 20, 2016. While Blaine Gabbert has another opportunity to separate himself from Colin Kaepernick in the battle for starting quarterback, outside linebacker Tank Caradine and right tackle Trent Brown look to gain experience at their positions.

Bee staff writer Matt Barrows breaks down three 49ers players to watch when San Francisco plays at the Denver Broncos on Saturday night, Aug. 20, 2016. While Blaine Gabbert has another opportunity to separate himself from Colin Kaepernick in the battle for starting quarterback, outside linebacker Tank Caradine and right tackle Trent Brown look to gain experience at their positions. Matt Barrows and Sohail Al-jamea The Sacramento Bee
Bee staff writer Matt Barrows breaks down three 49ers players to watch when San Francisco plays at the Denver Broncos on Saturday night, Aug. 20, 2016. While Blaine Gabbert has another opportunity to separate himself from Colin Kaepernick in the battle for starting quarterback, outside linebacker Tank Caradine and right tackle Trent Brown look to gain experience at their positions. Matt Barrows and Sohail Al-jamea The Sacramento Bee
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August 19, 2016 4:50 PM

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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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