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1970s - Boston College
In the 1978-79 season, Boston College players agreed with a fixer, who was very important in the Mafia. The fixer was Henry Hill, no background person, but high up in the Lucchese crime family of New York.
Hill was a central figure in Nick Pileggi's book "Good Fellas" and the ensuing film.
Hill, who testified for the government in the 1981 federal trial in Brooklyn as a member of the witness protection program, said that it was necessary for his crime ...
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