"He was super-talented, obviously, in college," said Brady, who got to see Watson when the teams held joint practices in West Virginia during training camp.
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"To be perfectly honest, I've driven past that statue every day, and wondered why nobody had done anything to clean it up," he said. "I knew it was older than me, older than my father. I decided somebody should have done it."
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