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In the NFL, sometimes it's motivation by rejection
In the NFL, sometimes it's motivation by rejection

The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was delirious. But receiver Doug Baldwin couldn't resist. On his way up the tunnel to the locker room, wearing a freshly minted championship cap, he tore into a large group of reporters. "Y'all didn't believe in us," he shouted. "A whole bunch of people thought we weren't going to make it, right? When we were 6-4, 'Aw, that's OK, they've got a winning record but they're not going to go to...

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