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Shaquil Barrett's journey from Baltimore to the Super Bowl

Shaquil Barrett's journey from Baltimore to the Super Bowl

Shaquil Barrett left Baltimore as a 15-year-old, seeking structure and motivation, and wanting to avoid getting caught in a trap that had ensnared so many teenagers around him.

He has since been to Omaha, Neb.; Fort Collins, Co.; Denver; and many places in between. His latest stop might be the most improbable one of them all. Barrett, a reserve outside linebacker and special teams standout for the Denver Broncos, will play in Super Bowl 50 Sunday against the Carolina Panthers at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.

"Every time I think about it, I just think that it was a crazy journey that landed me here," Barrett said in a phone interview Monday. "I just...

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