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WR Ted Ginn and rookie RB Kendall Hunter have been giving the 49ers excellent starting field position for the offense this year. Ginn has returned 15 kickoffs for 447 yards (29.8 avg) with 1 TD return. He also has returned 22 punts for 291 yards (13.2 avg) with 1 TD return this year. Kendall Hunter has returned 3 kickoffs for 81 yards (27.0 avg) this year, when teams elect to kick the ball away from Ginn. The Niners have now returned 18 kickoffs for 528 yards (29.3 avg) with 1 TD return and 22 punts for 291 yards (13.2 avg) with 1 TD return. The Niners need these guys to keep up the good work.
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(11-04) 21:06 PDT -- On Nov. 14, 1920, the Buffalo All-Americans beat the Columbus Panhandles, 43-7, at Canisius College in Buffalo to open the season with their seventh straight win.
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