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Chargers share personal adoption stories

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - With the release of the 2017 Join the Team Calendar, comes heartfelt words from some Chargers players.

During the pre-season photo shoot, some of the players opened up about adoption and how it has touched their own lives. In the above video, they share their personal stories.

The free calendars, which raise awareness about the need for adoption, will be available to the public soon.

You can also call 1-877-I-ADOPT-U for more information.

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