Countdown to the Big Game: Day 37 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Countdown to the Big Game: Day 37

Washington Redskins linebacker Brandon Barnes goes through blocking drills during practice, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2005, in Ashburn, Va. (AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson) Washington Redskins linebacker Brandon Barnes goes through blocking drills during practice, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2005, in Ashburn, Va. (AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)
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Take a look at another Heartland football star at number 37.

Brandon Barnes was a high school football standout linebacker for the Sikeston Bulldogs.

Then it was on to the college ranks at the University of Missouri, but Barnes didn't stop there.

He then took his game to the NFL where he played for the Washington Redskins in 2004.

For a full list of people from the Heartland with NFL ties, you can click here.

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