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Overton's unbelievable journey, from being a UFL reject to an NFL all-star

By Ferd Lewis

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 25, 2014

~~<p>Of the 88 players in the NFL Pro Bowl, it would be hard to find one relishing the entirety of the experience more than Indianapolis' Matt Overton.</p>
<p>There is a pinch-me-I-must-be-dreaming quality to this week for Overton, who tweeted his arrival at the airport, Instagrammed himself with Hall of Famers, posted pictures of the beach and, yes, even snapped shots of practice, documenting experiences he had hardly imagined could be his.</p>
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Of the 88 players in the NFL Pro Bowl, it would be hard to find one relishing the entirety of the experience more than Indianapolis' Matt Overton.

There is a pinch-me-I-must-be-dreaming quality to this week for Overton, who tweeted his arrival at the airport, Instagrammed himself with Hall of Famers, posted pictures of the beach and, yes, even snapped shots of practice, documenting experiences he had hardly imagined could be his. Login for more...



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