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WIRETAP ON THE PROS
George Plimpton
November 13, 1972
The fierce mutterings on the field and along the sidelines are lost in the wind and the crescendo of crowds. But tapes of players in combat reveal the harsh violence of football
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November 13, 1972

Wiretap On The Pros

The fierce mutterings on the field and along the sidelines are lost in the wind and the crescendo of crowds. But tapes of players in combat reveal the harsh violence of football

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"From time to time," he said. "Sometimes I play them for people. Sometimes alone, when I'm down. It has a big effect on the girls." He laughed and shook his head. "It (ills them with awe, too.... They look at me different after they hear them. This man went through that?"

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