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London Fletcher of the Redskins is retiring with one NFL record (256 consecutive games by a linebacker) and the legacy of being one of the most successful Division 3 college players on the professional level. However, you can’t say he made the biggest impact in the NFL among those who attended John Carroll University in Ohio — Don Shula owns that honor. Here are six other recent Division 3 success stories:

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