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SPF PAL Teams Practice at Giants Facility

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SPF PAL 8th Grade team Credits: Courtesy of Shelly Widder
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SPF PAL 7th Grade Credits: James Slifer
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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Fanwood PAL 8th grade A and the 7th grade B football teams each were invited to participate in a practice session at the New York Giants training center at the Meadowlands.
 
The two teams were the guests of the Giants, USA Football and Chase Bank, and each squad was able to hold a one-and-half hour session in the indoor Quest Diagnostics Center, where the Giants practice daily.
 
 
The players also met Giants running back Peyton Hills and cornerback Zack Bowman, who each signed autographs.
 
The SPF PAL were also joined by other town programs such as New Providence, Chatham and Bayonne.
 

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