At 26, Rookie Pena Sees Plenty of Football in Front of Him

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At 26, Rookie Pena Sees Plenty of Football in Front of Him

The call came later than expected. Not that Gilbert Pena minded. It was the third day of the NFL draft in April when Pena and his mother, Susan Cruz, watched from her New York home, waiting for a team — any team — to call his name.

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