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Mormons in sports: John Beck and the high school tuba player

Washington Redskins quarterback John Beck got his opportunity to start a game this past Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.

Beck, a 30-year-old former BYU star, was the subject of a feature article Thursday in The Washington Post. Beck appeared on track to get the starting job at the beginning of the season but was relegated to backup behind Rex Grossman. Washington cornerback DeAngelo Hall said the team is behind Beck.

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