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Central's Samson wins honor

Football | Oct. 2, 2013

PELLA — Central College defensive lineman Danny Samson (senior, Baxter, CMB HS) has been named to the team of the week.

Samson was earlier tabbed as the Iowa Conference defensive player of the week.

A 5-foot-11, 255-pound two-time letterwinner, Samson had four tackles for loss for 23 yards, including two sacks, among his five stops in Saturday’s 31-6 romp past Albion College (Mich.). He also had a pass breakup. Samson has nine tackles for the year, including 6.5 tackles for loss for 29 yards.

Central, 2-1, opens Iowa Conference play at the University of Dubuque Saturday at 1 p.m.

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