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    He was sitting at my bar the other night. He is a very nice guy was out having a good time with his buddies. When he stood up I felt very small.

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    One of the greatest offensive tackles of all times. Did you know that he was briefly a Ram, although he does not appear on a football card as a ram. He is one of the tricky rams to get when listing all "Rams" in the hall of fame (sort of like james lofton)

    Ramming speed to all

    general counsel


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      Re: Ron Yary

      Wow, there's a great name from the past. It seems like a lot of the "old guys" are really nice.


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