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The Future of Football

Buddy Teevens, a typically high-performing member of the Class of 1979 (the best class ever?) has been appearing on NFL game broadcasts in a 30-second spot that describes his varied efforts to reduce injuries by eliminating tackling in practices — as numerous readers have written in to note. See the commercial here:

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Word from the inside is that recruiting for the football team is proceeding swimmingly, as Buddy takes the national lead in playing smart ball. I expect that fundraising is going well, too.

Memo to Phil: If you do memorably innovative things on the ground, applications and dollars will flow in quite effortlessly.

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