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Frostburg State football player pressured back on field after blows to the head dies

On a Monday morning 26 months ago, the phone rang as they were driving. Their son, Derek, had collapsed during preseason football practice at Division III Frostburg State University in the hills of Western Maryland. The parents had been beaming before the phone call. (Washington Times)

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