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Mandarich in the NFL

Seems like we’re on an old guy nostalgia kick this week. Figured the Tony Mandarich story might be worth a little conversation.

A couple articles:

The Original Sport Illustrated Article from 1989

From later on that same year

Toward the end of his Green Bay days

ESPN Catches up with him in 2009 for the REAL story

And for giggles, the Wikipedia entry for the 1989 NFL Draft:

I liked the 30 for 30 film on Maravich (sp)

They’ve had Mandarin in the Chinese NFL since day one.