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    Cal Football Player Dies After Run

    BERKELEY, CA - 2011:  Ted Agu of the California Golden Bears poses for a portrait circa 2011 in Berkeley, California.  (Photo by California/Collegiate Images/Getty Images)

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    During a Friday morning team conditioning workout, a 21-year-old UC Berkeley football player collapsed and died. Ted Agu played backup defensive end for the Cal team, and earned Pac-12 All-Academic second-team honors last semester. According to a teammate, Agu passed during a run and then died at a local hospital.  “This is a very difficult time for our football family,” said head coach Sonny Dykes.

    Read it at San Jose Mercury News