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Which Redskins great could have been healthier?

It's no secret that elite athletes have special dietary needs. But just how do the Redskins get the nutrients they need? It's not easy. For one thing, they eat a lot. Football players need double or triple the daily calories that most people do, and they must get enough from a healthful balance of carbs, lean proteins and fats to fuel grueling daily workouts and maintain energy during games, according to Jane Jakubczak, the Redskins' team nutritionist. Read the full article.

By Jodi Westrick  |  September 15, 2010; 1:48 PM ET  | Category:  Local Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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