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Mangini Among Those Giving Something Back

HARTFORD — The burly, grizzly-bearded man in the Atlanta Falcons' shorts stood off on the sideline waiting for a chance to address more than 800 campers at Bulkeley High School. Eric Mangini was hosting his 14th annual CFM Football Fundamentals Mini-Camp on Saturday, and the San Francisco 49ers' defensive coordinator knew just who to pass the microphone to before a lunch break — former NFL linebacker Bryan Cox. All eyes were on Cox, who coaches the defensive line of the Falcons, when he talked about being the "lucky one" among his friends to escape a difficult, single-parent upbringing in East St. Louis and make something of his life. "I see myself...

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