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Court Blocks Clarett from NFL Draft

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Court Blocks Clarett from NFL Draft

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Court Blocks Clarett from NFL Draft

Court Blocks Clarett from NFL Draft

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A federal appeals court temporarily blocks a lower court ruling that would have allowed former Ohio State standout Maurice Clarett and other young players to participate in this weekend's NFL draft. Currently, the NFL bars players from the draft until three years after high school graduation. NPR's Tom Goldman reports.