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ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, FEB. 4 - In this June 21, 2012, file photo, New York Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, D-Bronx, speaks during an Assembly debate on disclosure of teacher evaluations at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. In the raging debate over the link between hard football hits and brain injuries, a slew of states have passed laws requiring players with concussions to sit out of games and get medical evaluations, but in New York, Benedetto has proposed taking the ultimate step, banning tackle football. (AP Photo/Tim Roske, File)

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ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, FEB. 4 - FILE- In this Aug 13, 2016, file photo, youngsters play in a pee-wee football game during halftime of a preseason NFL football game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Dallas Cowboys in Los Angeles. In the raging debate over the link between hard football hits and brain injuries, a slew of states have passed laws requiring players with concussions to sit out of games and get medical evaluations, but apparently only in one state, New York, has a lawmaker proposed taking the ultimate step, banning tackle football. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)

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ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, FEB. 4 - FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2015, file photo, youth football players leave the field after playing during halftime of an NFL preseason football game between the Buffalo Bills and the Carolina Panthers in Orchard Park, N.Y. In the raging debate over the link between hard football hits and brain injuries, a slew of states have passed laws requiring players with concussions to sit out of games and get medical evaluations, but apparently only in one state, New York, has a lawmaker proposed taking the ultimate step, banning tackle football. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

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Canadian players celebrate their win over United States in the women's final at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

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Australia's Charlie Taylor, top center, and New Zealand's Iopu Iopu-Aso, right, compete for the ball during their match at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

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England's Ruaridh McConnochie, top, bats the ball away from Kenya's Nelson Oyoo during their match at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

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ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND FEB. 4-5, 2017 AND THEREAFTER -- In this photo taken Jan. 26, 2017, Kerry Howard works out on the heavy bag during the Rock Steady Boxing class at Pavitt Health & Fitness in Juneau, Alaska. The class is offered to those with various stages of Parkinson's disease. (Michael Penn/Juneau Empire via AP)

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ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND FEB. 4-5, 2017 AND THEREAFTER - In this photo taken Jan. 26, 2017, Tim Smith shadow boxes during the Rock Steady Boxing class at Pavitt Health & Fitness in Juneau, Alaska. The class is offered to those with various stages of Parkinson's disease. (Michael Penn/Juneau Empire via AP)

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt signs autographs for fans after competing in the mixed 4 x 100 meter relay at the Nitro Athletics meet in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt, left, and teammate Asafa Powell celebrate after winning the mixed 4 x 100 meter relay at the Nitro Athletics meet in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

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FILE- In this file photo taken June 15, 2014, lions yawn in the Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa. A report from Mozambique’s Niassa National Reserve released Saturday Feb. 4, 2017, raises concerns that the legal export of bones from hundreds of captive-bred lions in South Africa to China and Southeast Asia could spur the market offering high rewards from traffickers for full lion carcasses. (AP Photo/Kevin Anderson, FILE)

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Sergio Garcia of Spain tees off on the 8th hole during the second round completion of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Sergio Garcia of Spain reacts on the 8th hole during the second round completion of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Henrik Stenson of Sweden plays a shot on the 13th hole during the second round completion of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Ian Poulter of England plays a shot on the 13th hole during the 2nd round completion of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Nacho Elvira of Spain plays a shot on the 7th hole during the 2nd round completion of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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Canada's Kayla Moleschi rushes past Liudmila Artamonova of United States in the women's final at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

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FILE - This Dec. 2, 2016 file photo shows Bruno Mars performing at the 2016 Jingle Ball in Los Angeles. Mars was in top form at a pre-Super Bowl show in Houston Friday night, Feb. 3, 2017, matching the energy he showed when he hit the stage at halftime last year and in 2014. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

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Naya Tapper, right, of the U.S. breaks a tackle of New Zealand's Sarah Goss during their women's semifinal match at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

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Canada's Brittany Benn, bottom, brings down Australia's Emilee Cherry during their women's semifinal match at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)