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Former Pleasant Grove High School player gives back to community at an Elk Grove park on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Randy Pench The Sacramento Bee
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49ers’ Arik Armstead is a big guy with a big heart

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Joe Davidson has covered sports for The Sacramento Bee since 1988. He's an award-winning authority on high school sports, specializing in going behind the scenes to report on what makes teams and athletes unique. Though Davidson has been accused of being a graduate of Del Oro, De La Salle, Elk Grove, Franklin, Grant, Granite Bay, Jesuit, Oak Ridge, Rocklin, St. Francis and many other local schools, he attended high school in Oregon, where he participated in football and track.

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