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Crews left football to focus on acting

Originally Published: February 17, 2010
By Kelley Carter | Page 2

Terry Crews laughs at the thought of getting the last laugh.

"The 'Longest Yard'? That was my revenge on the NFL," he says with a chuckle. "I got cut so many times and I end up being a famous football player anyway."

That's pretty much accurate -- that remake film in 2005 is one of the highest-grossing sports films ever made, raking in more than $190 million worldwide.

And when the film was released and reached that accolade, it was a crowning glory for the 41-year-old ...

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