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Vernon Davis

Davis Returns To Home Field Of Former Team

Davis Returns To Home Field Of Former Team

SAN FRANCISCO — Tight end Vernon Davis has one more game to play this season at Levi's Stadium.

Which is more than the San Francisco 49ers can say.

Davis, the 10-year pro who once was a central figure in the San Francisco offense, was traded from the 49ers to the Denver Broncos in November. He is to play Sunday's Super Bowl 50 on the home field of his former team.

"I'm back in Santa Clara where I grew up from a little boy to a man," Davis said this week of his NFL upbringing with the 49ers. "I'm back here. My house is 12 minutes away. It's been a great experience and I look forward to the rest."

Davis, a D.C. native and University of...