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George Kittle growing as 49ers’ leader, but coach advises: ‘Don’t try to be Staley’

Oct 16, 2020 at 3:20 PM--


All-Pro 49ers tight end George Kittle acknowledged he has felt called to be "more direct" when it comes to "holding guys accountable."
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