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NFLers' Sons Impress at Stanford

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Two freshmen who are sons of former NFL stars were among the standouts in Stanford's public scrimmage Sunday. It appears that both running back Barry J. Sanders and wide receiver Kodi Whitfield will be in the offensive rotation this season.

Sanders showed some of the elusiveness he inherited from his father, NFL great Barry Sanders. A couple of times he ran inside, then broke outside only to be tackled. Then he did it again and eluded tacklers on his way to a 25-yard gain. He also spun away from tacklers after taking a...

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