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Bubba Franks

Tight end explains drop against Steelers, vows it won't hurt his confidence

Until Saturday night, Bubba Franks was having a solid training camp. The veteran tight dropped a few pounds over the off-season and had rarely dropped a pass through the first two weeks of practice. Then on Saturday night, shades of the last two seasons came back to haunt him. On third-and-8 from the 50 yard line, quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw what appeared to be a very catchable pass to Franks...

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