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Game aims to raise prospects' profiles

Updated: November 5, 2003, 5:33 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS -- A new college football all-star game aimed at raising the profile of top pro prospects from historically black colleges or universities will begin play in New Orleans after next season.

"This game is something that's been needed for some time," former NFL linebacker Richard Harvey said during a media conference Wednesday to announced the launch of the HBCU All-Star Classic.

Black college players "have not been afforded the proper opportunities and proper exposure," he ...

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