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Countdown to the Big Game: Day 48

Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle Montori Hughes (95) signals first down against the Denver Broncos during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney) Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle Montori Hughes (95) signals first down against the Denver Broncos during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)
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Former Tennessee Martin defensive lineman Montori Hughes is our number 48 in the countdown.

The 6'4", 350 pounder is a defensive lineman for the New York Giants.

Hughes is now in his third NFL season after getting selected in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL draft by Indianapolis.

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