A most memorable pregame meeting

Brothers Omon, Nwagbuo had never met until Thursday's preseason game in San Diego

Updated: September 2, 2011, 5:06 PM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

They met near the 25-yard line Thursday night, with a couple of photographers snapping pictures and a few teammates watching curiously. "This is crazy," Xavier Omon said as he spotted Ogemdi Nwagbuo, shook his hand and hugged him. The preseason game between the San Francisco 49ers and the San Diego Chargers hadn't even started. But Omon had already gotten one huge thing out of the way.

He'd met his half-brother for the first time.

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