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3 matchups to watch during joint practices with the Vikings

Once a year in the summer, every NFL coach will talk about how his team is tired of facing the same players every day in practice. Luckily for the 49ers, they’re holding joint practices with the Vikings this week, so they no longer have that problem. On today’s Oh, Hey There! podcast, Jason Aponte and Leo Luna pinpointed some matchups to watch.

49ers’ offensive line vs. Vikings’ front seven

The Vikings’ defense will be a hell of a test for what will be an inexperienced offensive line. Minnesota has solid players like Za’Darius Smith, Danielle Hunter, Jordan Hicks, and Eric Kendricks up front that will be looking to take advantage of the 49ers’ offensive line.