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BUTLER, PA- All sports fans grow up with heroes and personal favorite players in their favorite sport or favorite team.  For many fans in the area, Franco Harris was oftentimes at the center of their fanhood in some way or somehow.  Whether it be the “Immaculate Reception” or the community involvement wherever he went, Franco Harris changed the culture of the franchises he came in contact with.

YSN’s Mike Ackelson has special memories dating back to his eighth birthday as part of Franco’s Army and he talks about his memories of his favorite football team.