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Life is Super for Steelers' Ryan Clark

Ex-Giants safety eyes his second title since life-threatening episode during '07 season

Updated: February 5, 2011, 9:49 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Ryan Clark thought he was on his death bed. He looked up at the doctor. The doctor looked away, focusing on Clark's Bible.

"Let's pray together," the doctor told him.

When a doctor talks religion, it's usually not a positive sign. Clark, the Pittsburgh Steelers safety not named Troy Polamalu, laughed about the memory, saying he told the doctor, "Man, let me pray; you go research."

That was December 2007, when Clark, who got his NFL start ...

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