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Thursday, September 26, 2013

NY school team calls it quits after football death

Westfield-Brocton high school football player Damon Janes in a family photo. A western New York school district has canceled the remainder of its varsity football season in the aftermath of Janes' death. Janes took what hospital officials would later describe as a "helmet-to-helmet" hit in their Sept. 13 game.