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NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympics

Over the next few weeks, after long days of training camp on the practice fields of Missouri Western State University, Cairo Santos will return to his dorm room and hunker down in front of a TV.

He will flip the channel to the Rio Olympics and get lost in the pageantry.

You see, the only Brazilian playing in the NFL is as eager as anybody to see what kind of show his country puts on this August. The kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs knows better than most the many hurdles that have been overcome and the opportunity that Brazil has on the world stage.

"Unfortunately, Brazil has had that image of corruption for such a long time," Santos said in an interview...

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