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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Damaris Johnson (13) catches a pass against Cleveland Browns defensive back Sheldon Brown (24) during the second quarter of an preseason game Aug. 24 in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Sitting in chairs on the gym floor where Akron’s best basketball player learned the game, they came to honor the memory of Akron’s second-best basketball player — and one of its all-time nicest people.