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Well, It Is Kickoff Thursday

My former colleagues at The Boston Globe are watching the Giants-Redskins game in their workspace at the convention. They do have more than one television, though, so one that I can’t see may be on the convention events.
As luck would have it, moments later, former Redskins coach Joe Gibbs takes the stage. 

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