Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Daily FactsBleacher ReportJuly 24, 2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 03:  (L-R) Joe Staley #74, Bruce Miller #49 and Frank Gore #21 of the San Francisco 49ers huddle up against the Baltimore Ravens during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Harry How/Getty Images

Fact: The huddle in football was formed because a deaf football player used sign language to communicate and his team didn't want the opposition to see the signals he used. In turn, they huddled around him.

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