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06-24-2012, 07:09 PM   #1
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Attn: New Englanders/Patriots fans

Can't believe I missed this news from about a month and a half ago!

http://www.nfl.com/news/story/09000d...crohns-disease
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06-24-2012, 07:13 PM   #2
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A more in-depth article:

http://espn.go.com/boston/nfl/story/...-battle-crohns
06-25-2012, 10:01 AM   #3
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One more bit on this and I'll shut up. If you check out the podcast on this page, around the 49:30 mark, they start discussing Crohn's disease and the impact it had on the sport. Pretty inspiring stuff. It nice to hear people talk about this stuff fairly candidly.

http://richeisen.nfl.com/2012/05/30/...content_stream
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