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Commentary: Sports as Seen in Cicada Years

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Commentary: Sports as Seen in Cicada Years

Commentary: Sports as Seen in Cicada Years

Commentary: Sports as Seen in Cicada Years

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Commentator Frank Deford is tired of summing up each year's sports highlights in top 10 lists. Instead, he suggests looking at sports history the way this summer's cicadas do: in 17-year cycles.

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