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Scout's Notebook: WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh

Get a closer look at Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh, an unrestricted free agent being heavily pursued by the Vikings.

#84, T.J. Houshmandzadeh, WR(6012, 202, 4.54-4.61 coming out) Oregon StateNotes:  Born Touraj (pronounced TOO-raj) Houshmandzadeh (pronounced hoosh-mahn-ZAH-duh), 9/26/77, in Victorville, Calif.  His father is Iranian, his mother is African-American.  His name means “son of wisdom.”  Played running back at Barstow High School and led his team to a 10-1-1 record as a senior.  Reportedly... Recommended Stories

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