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Football Dreams, Ramadan Requirements Collide

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Football Dreams, Ramadan Requirements Collide

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Football Dreams, Ramadan Requirements Collide

Football Dreams, Ramadan Requirements Collide

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The Fordson High School football team in Dearborn, Michigan, is trying to make another championship run in the state playoffs this year. But the team faces one challenge that most other teams in Michigan do not have — the holy month of Ramadan. All but two team members are Muslim. Jerome Vaughn of Detroit Public Radio reports.