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  • San Francisco 49ers vs. San Diego Chargers: Matt Barrows' players to watch

    San Francisco 49ers backups will get the bulk of the snaps in the team's pre-season finale against the Chargers on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Here's a look at some of the players on the roster bubble who will be featured in that game.

San Francisco 49ers backups will get the bulk of the snaps in the team's pre-season finale against the Chargers on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Here's a look at some of the players on the roster bubble who will be featured in that game. Sohail Al-Jamea McClatchy
San Francisco 49ers backups will get the bulk of the snaps in the team's pre-season finale against the Chargers on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Here's a look at some of the players on the roster bubble who will be featured in that game. Sohail Al-Jamea McClatchy
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49ers with Matt Barrows

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Bubble boys: the 49ers on the edge of the 53-man roster

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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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