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Simon Cowell left dumbfounded by Eagles' long snapper's 'America's Got Talent' audition

Simon Cowell left dumbfounded by Eagles' long snapper's 'America's Got Talent' audition

Philadelphia Eagles long snapper Jon Dorenbos is a two-time Pro Bowler but hardly a household name.

The second part might change this summer.

Dorenbos stunned all four judges – including the notoriously cynical Simon Cowell – with his magic tricks during an audition for “America’s Got Talent,” which aired Tuesday night on NBC.

He took up magic at age 12 after his father was convicted of murdering Dorenbos’ mother. When asked why he was auditioning even with a successful football career, the 13-year player joked that NFL stands for “Not For Long.”

If his performance on the show is any...

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