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Jets treat US military to flag football game in Afghanistan

The New York Jets saluted the U.S. military by helping throw a green-and-white flag football game in Afghanistan.

Service members from the 10th Mountain Division, 518th Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade and the 25th Signal Battalion of the U.S. Army took the field Friday at Bagram Air Base with custom-made jerseys donated by the Jets.

The green game jerseys had "Resolute" sewn on the back, while the white ones sported "Support" as part of the New York-themed sports day at the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan, which was dubbed "Mission Resolute Support."

The military service members competed in an 8-on-8 game that included Col....