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Sports Writer Ray Didinger On The Myth Of The 'Dumb' Football Player

Didinger, who has been covering football for decades, says there's a lot of thought that goes into successfully executing a football play. He tells Fresh Air's Dave Davies, "I really don't think you can be truly a dumb guy and play this game at the NFL level."

Welcome To The World Of The Plastic Beach (Feat. Snoop Dogg & Hypnotic Brass Ensemble) Gorillaz & Snoop Dogg 0:25

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Big Gundown John Zorn 0:11

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    Big Gundown
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    Big Gundown: John Zorn Plays the Music of Ennio Morricone (15th Anniversary Edition
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Chinoiserie Medeski, Martin & Wood 0:48

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    Chinoiserie
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    Friday Afternoon in the Universe
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Arco Arena Cake 0:27

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    Cake
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    Arco Arena
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    Comfort Eagle
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    Columbia

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Take California Propellerheads 0:56

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    Propellerheads
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    Take California
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    Decksandrumsandrockandroll
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