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January 4, 2013 1:19 PM

Former Tates Creek standout David Akers' death threats attract extra attention

San Francisco 49ers placekicker and former Tates Creek and Louisville player David Akers has received a marked increase in media coverage since reporting Thursday that he'd received death threats on Twitter prior to the Jan. 12 NFC divisional playoffs. Akers also revealed health problems as his kicking performance has faltered.

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