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Lockbaum remembers Heisman run

Updated: November 11, 2011, 4:50 PM ET
By Jack McCluskey | ESPNBoston.com

WORCESTER, Mass. -- He begins with a question.

"You know I didn't win it, right?"

No, Gordie Lockbaum didn't win the Heisman Trophy. Didn't win it in 1986 (when he finished fifth). Didn't win it in 1987 (when he finished third).

But his is still a story worth telling.

Lockbaum is more than 20 years removed from his playing days, from attending Heisman presentation ceremonies, from his repeated failures to stick with multiple NFL teams beyond preseason or after free-agent ...

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