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USD receiver missing thumb on left hand

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A receiver on the USD football team has a birth defect that should have kept him from ever playing the position.

In this video report, News 8's John Howard has the story of John McGough who overcame the odds with a little bit of surgery and a large dose of passion.

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