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The worlds of professional football and politics have a long and intermingled history. For example:1996 Republican Vice Presidential candidate, the late Jack Kemp, played quarterback for three NFL franchises, including the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New York Giants.Congressman Heath Shuler, a Democrat serving North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives, was drafted by the Washington Redskins and served as their starting quarterback for approximately two seasons.Hall of Fame wide receiver Steve Largent of the Seattle Seahawks served the state of Oklahoma for four terms as a Republican Congressman.But some of the latest political news involving the NFL involves current personnel and not former players.Earlier this week, in an interview with Bloomberg Television, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson made a political statement that shocked some in the NFL. When asked which he would choose, a winning season for his team or a win for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, Jo...
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