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"I'm a student first in everything that I do," says Nnamdi Asomugha. "So it's always about: How can I get the edge mentally?" Asomugha, shown above on the sidelines of an Oakland Raiders game in November 2010, is now making his Broadway debut. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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Pro Bowl To Broadway, This NFL Star Says The Stage Is Another 'Team Sport'

Nnamdi Asomugha, a four-time All-Pro NFL cornerback, is making his Broadway debut in A Soldier's Play. It's been "a pretty surreal journey," he says.

Blood Simple Surface To Air
Yègellé Tezeta (My Own Memory) Mulatu Astatqé
Powder The Apples

Lin-Manuel Miranda (L) and Luis A. Miranda attend the official after party for Siempre, Luis, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Mat Hayward/Getty Images hide caption

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'Siempre, Luis' Offers A Peek Into The Talented Miranda Family

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Tenderness Jay Som

"I'm a student first in everything that I do," says Nnamdi Asomugha. "So it's always about: How can I get the edge mentally?" Asomugha, shown above on the sidelines of an Oakland Raiders game in November 2010, is now making his Broadway debut. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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Pro Bowl To Broadway, This NFL Star Says The Stage Is Another 'Team Sport'

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"A lot of this music, for me, was the therapy along the journey of finding who I am and really discovering my self worth," SayGrace says of her new EP, The Defining Moments of SayGrace. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On A New EP, SayGrace Breaks Down Her 'Defining Moments'

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Loyal SAYGRACE
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