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Read option is back in NFL and better than ever

Updated: December 4, 2012, 4:42 PM ET
Associated Press

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By ARNIE STAPLETON

AP Pro Football Writer

Tim Tebow has been out with two broken ribs and maybe a bruised ego.

The read-option lives, however, in Washington, Carolina and San Francisco, where NFL coaches are dusting off the old college formations to capitalize on the skills of quarterbacks such as Robert Griffin III, Cam Newton and Colin Kaepernick.

Nobody's going all-in like the Denver Broncos did last year ...

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