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Notre Dame, Stanford Chase Same Talent

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Stanford did everything it could to try and land the star linebacker from Hawaii. The five-star recruit even used an official visit to the school.

With a different answer to his prayers, Manti Te'o could be carving out his Heisman campaign as a Stanford Cardinal. Instead, he's leading the Irish to an undefeated record as a senior.

"I really enjoyed Stanford,"...

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