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Reverend Head-Slap Reggie

Updated: August 28, 2006, 7:41 PM ET
By Kris Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

"Reggie talked always about how football was a platform for him to have a greater calling and to reach more people through a religious avenue. The fact was I think football to a large degree did identify Reggie White and it was terribly difficult for him to give the game up," says reporter Chris Havel of the Green Bay Press-Gazette on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

He would bull-rush those poor souls who tried to block him, forcing them relentlessly backwards until it looked ...

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