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Re: Hard Yards

Posted by James Briggs on September 28, 2003

In Reply to: Hard Yards posted by Lotg on September 28, 2003

: Today someone said to me "he succeeded because he put in the hard yards".

: Obviously that means he worked long and hard to achieve his goal, but how did this term come about?

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