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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, file photo, Temple quarterback Phillip Walker (8) passes during the first half of the American Athletic Conference championship NCAA college football game against Navy in Annapolis, Md. Playing in a bowl game is usually considered to be a reward for a successful season. For Temple and Wake Forest, the Military Bowl on Tuesday offers an additional bonus: a three-hour escape from the off-the-field distractions that had a huge impact on both football programs. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos' Von Miller (58) strips the ball from Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) walks to the bench after fumbling the football as Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell, right, celebrates recovering for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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FILE - At left, in an Oct. 17, 2016, file photo, Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy speaks during an NCAA college football news conference in Stillwater, Okla. At center, in a Jan. 2, 2016, file photo, West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen watches during the first half of the Cactus Bowl NCAA college football game against Arizona State, in Phoenix. At right, in an Aug. 29, 2016, file photo, Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops answers a question during an NCAA college football news conference in Norman, Okla. The Big 12 Conference is going into November without a top-10 team in the AP poll for the first time in the league's 20-year history. And the playoff hopes are pretty much done too after Baylor and West Virginia both lost. (AP Photo/File)

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Pele is widely regarded as the greatest soccer player of all time. Pelé has also been known for connecting the phrase "The Beautiful Game" with football. In 1999, he was voted World Player of the Century by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS). That year, France Football asked their former Ballon d'Or winners to choose the Football Player of the Century; they selected Pelé. In 1999, Pelé was elected Athlete of the Century by the IOC. That year, Time named him in their list of 100 most influential people of the 20th century. In 2013 he received the FIFA Ballon d'Or Prix d'Honneur in recognition of his career and achievements as a global icon of football. According to the IFFHS, Pelé is the most successful league goal-scorer in the world, with 541 league goals. During his career, Pelé scored 1281 goals in 1363 games, which included unofficial friendlies and tour games. He was listed in the Guinness World Records for most career goals scored in football for this. During his playing days, Pelé was for a period the best-paid athlete in the world. (AP Photo)

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New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker (87) drags New York Giants defensive back Janoris Jenkins into the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, right, drops back to throw as San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold, left, closes in during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor (5) looks to pass under pressure from Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan (91) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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In this Nov. 29, 2015 file photo, San Jose Marauders youth football players play sports mascots during halftime of an NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Arizona Cardinals in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) cheers on the sidelines during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Charlotte, N.C. The Carolina Panthers won 31-24.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2014, file photo, Illinois head coach Tim Beckman reacts on the sideline during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Youngstown State in Champaign, Ill. A national advocacy group for college football players says complaints about Illinois coach Tim Beckman's handling of a former player's injuries should be investigated by someone outside the university. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2014, file photo, Illinois head coach Tim Beckman watches from the sidelines during the first half of the Heart of Dallas Bowl NCAA college football game against Louisiana Tech in Dallas. A national advocacy group for college football players says complaints about Illinois coach Tim Beckman's handling of a former player's injuries should be investigated by someone outside the university. National College Players Association Executive(AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

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FILE- In this Jan. 23, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, left, holds a football as starting quarterback Tom Brady, right, stands by during a walkthrough at the NFL football team's facility in Foxborough, Mass. The NFL suspended Brady for the first four games on Monday, May 11, 2015, for his role in a scheme to deflate footballs used in the AFC title game. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

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With San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland's surprising announcement that he is retiring from the NFL at age 24 due to the fear of possible brain and body damage, it makes one wonder how many parents will think about the thousands of former players who filed concussion lawsuits against the NFL before allowing child to play football. (Associated Press Photographs)

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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston looks to throw during the first half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal against Oregon in Pasadena, Calif. Jameis Winston met with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, hoping to make a good impression on the team considering taking the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback with the first pick in the NFL draft. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

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Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow (15) prays on the sidelines during the third quarter of an NFL wild card playoff football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

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John Elway, left, Denver Broncos general manager and executive vice president of football operations, smiles before introducing Gary Kubiak, right, as the new head coach of the Broncos during am NFL football news conference, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)