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Rookie DT Stephen cautious with weight gain

Shamar Stephen made his mark in football at a basketball school, doing enough to earn himself a spot in the draft. Now it's up to him to mold his body enough to earn a full-time spot when the pay increases beyond a daily stipend.

Despite their best efforts, football players at certain colleges fall under the umbrella of being football players at "basketball schools." Ask anyone familiar with Duke, Kansas and Kentucky athletics: They know the football program is secondary. In Storrs, Connecticut, it's more serious. Not only is the football program taking secondary status to the men's basketball program. They're... Recommended Stories

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