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Today on the Entertainment Channel:
Ever wonder what it takes to suit up for a football game? A typical NFL team goes through 2,500 pairs of sneakers in single season. Up to 15 face masks are broken in a single game!

In honor of the big Thanksgiving match-ups, get inside an NFL locker room and check out the incredible equipment behind the game!

Canon PowerShot 400
Slip 4 megapixels and a nice features package in your shirt pocket.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
This follow up to the PC classic won Best Action/Adventure game at E3 2003. Available on Xbox, PS2 and GameCube.


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