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Developing a new game plan

Originally Published: January 27, 2005
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

Stacy Robinson, a wide receiver out of North Dakota State, played for the Giants from 1985-90. But for more than a decade he has been working for the NFL Players Association, trying to ease the transition to the real world when the cheering stops.

Robinson has a wonderful phrase -- "a teachable moment" -- that captures the difficulty the union has in convincing its players that life after football requires planning and a big mental adjustment.

"When they're making the money and receiving ...

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