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Word Calls UVa a 'Dream Offer'

Washington (D.C.) Gonzaga 2016 linebacker Landan Word has ties to the Cavaliers, and he picked up his first offer from UVa on Saturday.

In 1985 Virginia running back Barry Word earned the Atlantic Coast Conference's Player of the Year, and his 2,257 career rushing yards ranks 11th in the Cavalier's record books. After seven seasons in the National Football League, Word hung up his cleats, but he passed along his passion for the pigskin to his son, Landan, plays both linebacker and fullback for Washington (D.C.) Gonzaga College...

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