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Jim Tomsula reiterates Colin Kaepernick is 49ers' starting quarterback

SANTA CLARA, Calif. _ Coach Jim Tomsula on Monday reiterated that Colin Kaepernick will remain the 49ers' starting quarterback and did his best to deflect some of the glare from the embattled fifth-year pro following Sunday's 47-7 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.tmpplchld As an example, Tomsula pointed to a third-quarter play in which running back Carlos Hyde _ taking a handoff from Kaepernick, who was in the shotgun formation _ was tackled in San Francisco's end zone for a safety. Tomsula said Kaepernick should have been under center, which would have increased the chances of Hyde getting beyond the goal line.tmpplchld "I let us go in the Q-pistol on the 2-yard line,"...