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Tell us your Veterans Day sports stories

by Erik Horne Published: November 11, 2013
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Fans hold flip cards from their seats thanking veterans during the first half of an NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. The NFL is celebrating Veterans Day with a league wide “Salute to Service” campaign. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Fans hold flip cards from their seats thanking veterans during the first half of an NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. The NFL is celebrating Veterans Day with a league wide “Salute to Service” campaign. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Does Veterans Day have a special sports connection for you, your friends or your family? What traditions, if any, do you have?

Do you play on or coach a team that did something special to recognize veterans in any way?

Email ehorne@opubco.com or submit a story below in the comments section and we’ll compile some of the best Veterans Day sports stories into our blog.

by Erik Horne
Online Sports Editor
Erik Horne joined The Oklahoman as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013, following a five-year stint at The Ardmoreite (Ardmore) – first as a sports writer, then sports editor. At The Ardmoreite, Horne reported on everything from prep...
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