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After disciplined upbringing, former Calvert Hall defensive star Adrian Amos ready for the NFL
After disciplined upbringing, former Calvert Hall defensive star Adrian Amos ready for the NFL

Penn State safety Adrian Amos read Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller's eyes, remaining patient as he anticipated the path of the throw. Only a sophomore, Amos knew he had waited long enough to make his move. He jumped the passing lane and made the interception, a textbook move from the Calvert Hall graduate that probably would have gained the approval of former Ravens star safety Ed Reed, Amos' childhood idol. No matter how jolting a tackle he delivered as a three-year starter for the Nittany Lions, Amos rarely showed much emotion. Instead of celebrating a big play, he routinely returned to the sideline or defensive huddle. Now Amos, on the cusp of reaching the NFL, is...

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