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    Additionally, HBO’s upcoming “Real Sports” profile with Bryant Gumbel will feature head coach Sean McVay, specifically his football mind. In the episode (airing Tuesday, July 24, 10 p.m. ET), McVay displays his photographic memory, recalling specific plays and describing them to a T.
    “Oh, 100 percent,” Donald said. “I feel like the words, ‘Thank you,’ ain’t enough. You’ve got to show it... Instead of saying thank you — show it.”

  • #2
    Fun clip, thanks for sharing! Seems like he's asking McVay aout some bigger, more impactful plays, but that doesn't make it less impressive. Dude's a machine!


    • #3
      I wish I had such a memory. Have two friends that are in that ballpark and it's just so wrong the details they can remember and I've completely lost.


      • #4
        I was going to comment on this thread but I forgot what i was going to say.....


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          Originally posted by macrammer View Post
          I was going to comment on this thread but I forgot what i was going to say.....
          Sure, I well..... what?


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            Originally posted by macrammer View Post
            I was going to comment on this thread but I forgot what i was going to say.....
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