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Arik Armstead goes off on critical beat reporter via Twitter


© Stan Szeto | 2018 May 30


In a series of tweets posted Monday morning, 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead blasted 49ers beat writer Ryan Sakamoto for his commentary on Armstead’s play during San Francisco’s 20-14 win over the Broncos on Sunday. Armstead wasn’t afraid to get personal.

Armstead’s comments were in response to the following tweet, where Sakamoto was critical of the defensive lineman’s performance on a run play.

Sakamoto responded with this now deleted tweet:

 

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