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Former Packers, Badgers player shares message

Retired Ferrario uses perseverance to play for Wisconsin, reach NFL

5:42 PM, May 5, 2013
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Bill Ferrario was like many high school football players in Pennsylvania: He dreamed of playing for Penn State.

Told by a Penn State defensive coach he wasn't tough enough to be a lineman in the Big Ten Conference, Ferrario never quit.

Ferrario's chance came when Wisconsin coach Barry Alvarez responded to a hand-written letter and invited Ferrario for a visit to the Madison campus. It was then when Alvarez offered Ferrario a scholarship. ...

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