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Tough redshirt freshman linebacker joins ranks of Garden State Trojans

Updated: March 30, 2012, 10:23 AM ET
By Greg Katz |
LOS ANGELES -- And you thought the New Jersey Sopranos had some tough dudes, like Tony Soprano, Paulie Walnuts, Silvio Dante and Christopher Moltisanti?

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HBONew Jersey has a reputation for toughness, an image furthered by noted TV tough guy Tony Soprano.
The storied football history of the USC Trojans hasn't had those types of "Jersey Boys," but they have had a long and successful history of tough guys from The Garden State, many of whom have gone on to achieve some of college football's highest honors.

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