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Ellis Glad For Second Opportunity

Greg Ellis has suddenly become the elder statesman of the Dallas Cowboys. Ellis is in his eleventh season, and following a 2006 season cut short because of an Achilles Tendon tear, he earned the NFL's Comeback Player of the year award.

"I still have to thank God for that, because it's a true miracle," Ellis said. "You look at all of those things, this guys been playing football for ten years. He has suffered a possibly-career-ending injury, he's moved from position to position, coach to coach, and then he has the most productive season ever, that's not supposed to happen."

Reid Kerr can be reached at rkerr@kltv.com.

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