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Wed. December 23, 2009 | Keith Niebuhr

The 42-yard TD run by Plant’s James Wilder Jr. in last week’s Class 5A state championship game against Bradenton Manatee has hit the Web.

And the bigtime.

A video clip of the spectacular run is currently one of the lead items on the homepage for Yahoo.com.

The headline reads: HS player runs over three defenders

This subhead follows: A son of a former NFL star knocks down players like bowling pins on the way for a touchdown.

Here's the clip below:

Players in post

Teams in post


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