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Former Dunbar standout, Texas-El Paso LB Horace Miller making bid for NFL
Former Dunbar standout, Texas-El Paso LB Horace Miller making bid for NFL

When Horace Miller was a standout at Dunbar as an all-state pass rusher for a state championship team, former Dunbar star and NFL linebacker Tommy Polley visited the Poets in the school cafeteria and delivered a telling message. Polley, who played for the Ravens, St. Louis Rams and New Orleans Saints, asked all of the players with college and NFL aspirations to raise their hands. Every member of the team enthusiastically did so. Then, Polley instructed Dunbar star Tavon Austin, who became the eighth overall pick of the draft last year with the Rams, to stand up. "Tommy Polley said that was to show us the likelihood of multiple guys making it from one school," Miller told The...

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