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    Just one game into the new season and already the 49ers are thin in the defensive backfield. The best solution, however, may reside just a short trip down memory lane.

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    Jimmy Garoppolo officially won the starting quarterback job for the San Francisco 49ers in the team's Week 1 matchup against the Detroit Lions.

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    The Niners have added some veteran help to their secondary.