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For you younguns who only know Leonard Marshall as the head football coach at Hudson Catholic....he was once one of the NFL's most feared defensive ends.

In this clip, from the 1990 NFC Championship Game, Marshall gets up off the turf to deliver a crushing hit on the 49ers' Joe Montana, sending the legendary QB to the hospital.

Marshall's sack was a key play in helping the the Giants get to their second Super Bowl in five years.

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Former Giant Great Becomes A High School Coach

It?s been a long time since three-time Pro Bowl defensive end Leonard Marshall graced a football field in New Jersey, but this coming season, that?s exactly what he?s going to do.

No, the 49-year-old is not making a triumphant and unprecedented return to action, but he will be returning as a coach; the Head Coach of Hudson Catholic High in Jersey City to be exact.

?It?s a privilege," Marshall said during a ceremony at the school this morning. "To take everything that?s been given to me as an athlete and go back and share it within the community where my career began, it?s an honor."

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