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1 minute ago, Fisticuffs111 said:

Campbell dealing with some ball security issues. Didn't he have a pretty crucial fumble several games ago? Like he had a big gain and then fumbled at the end? Maybe it was Pascal.

Against the Raiders, yup.


Doesn't matter anyway.  JB is down...

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