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On the bronzing of sports legends — and goats

TweetThe graceful touch of Leigh Montville is now featured on the newly launched Sports on Earth, and his latest subject is the new bronze figure of Rocky Marciano in his hometown of Brockton, Mass.
Not only is it reportedly the tallest statue in the world — 22-1/2 feet — it reflects the best traditions of honoring [...]