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BC shows how to stay positive

Struggling football team scores big by connecting with young fan and his family

Updated: November 15, 2012, 4:36 PM ET
By Jack McCluskey | Special to ESPNBoston.com

NEWTON, Mass. -- Football can be brutal.

It's an intensely physical game, one increasingly populated by bigger, faster and stronger players.

Succeeding at the highest levels of the game requires an incredible amount of skill and, perhaps, even stronger will. This sport will grind away at muscle, tendon and bone, shake confidence and test perseverance.

It can do all that for a winning team. For a losing team, the burden can feel even heavier.

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