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Buffalo Bills' Shawne Merriman (55) is helped by a trainer during NFL football practice in Orchard Park, N.Y., Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010. Buffalo Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman  limped off the field with a lower right leg injury shortly after opening his first practice with his new team. (AP Photo/David Duprey)
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Buffalo Bills' Shawne Merriman (55) is helped by a trainer during NFL football practice in Orchard Park, N.Y., Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010. Buffalo Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman limped off the field with a lower right leg injury shortly after opening his first practice with his new team. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

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