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FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2010, file photo, Former University of Michigan football player Desmond Howard and 1991 Heisman Trophy winner, is interviewed after a news conference for the 2010 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Awards, in New York. Howard said Saturday that former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms threatened him over comments he made about Simms' son. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2010, file photo, Former University of Michigan football player Desmond Howard and 1991 Heisman Trophy winner, is interviewed after a news conference for the 2010 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Awards, in New York. Howard said Saturday that former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms threatened him over comments he made about Simms' son. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

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