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Updated: February 3, 2012, 12:37 PM ET
By Sarah Phillips

During this week of overdramatized buildup and dissection of Super Bowl XLVI, Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich serves as a reminder that ultimately it's just a game.

On May 14, 2009, while playing for Boston College, Herzlich announced that he had been diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma -- a rare form of bone cancer. If controlled, an individual diagnosed with this form of the disease is generally given a 65 percent chance at survival. However, Herzlich's cancer had metastasized. ...

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