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For Obukwelu brothers, Harvard football is family

Harvard always was just a bus stop.

“We lived near Porter Square, and our mom would take the ‘1’ bus down Mass. Ave. and it would drop her off right in front of Harvard Square,” Nnamdi Obukwelu recalled. “Every day after school, we’d pick her up with our dad by the Johnston Gate, but we had no idea where Harvard’s campus was.”

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