There were numerous East Texas connections in Super Bowl LII. Groveton native and former Kilgore Ranger Lane Johnson helped the Eagles defeat the Patriots 41-33.
A starting right tackle for Philadelphia, Johnson and the organization claim their first Lombardi Trophy. Meanwhile, John Tyler Product Greg Ward Jr., who is a rookie wide receiver on the Eagles practice squad, will also receive a championship ring.
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