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Former high school rivals Ricardo Young and Deon Long together again as Terps
Former high school rivals Ricardo Young and Deon Long together again as Terps

COLLEGE PARK — They left Washington as friendly rivals, respecting each other's talents and having formed a bond from summer camps and scouting combines. They reunited as teammates briefly, first at the University of New Mexico and later at a junior college In Iowa. They are now back together, "like brothers" they say, hoping to help revive a Maryland football team that has won just six games in Randy Edsall's first two seasons. Each could play a significant role under offensive coordinator Mike Locksley, the coach and confidante who has figured in their lives for years. When wide receiver Deon Long and quarterback Ricardo Young take the field together at Byrd...

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