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There is a short list of athletes in professional sports that are deemed to be just a little different than the rest.  Hockey and soccer goalies, closers in baseball and kickers in the NFL. All these players that play these positions are regarded differently than their peers in that their entire skill set seems to [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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