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Link:Philadelphia Inquirer | 08/28/2008.

Lincoln U. football back after 48 years

Abanishe attracted several transfer students, including quarterback Kareem Dennis, who played for Lincoln High in the Northeast and at Edward Waters College in Florida.

Many players are like sophomore linebacker Brandon McElwee, who figured his football days were over when he graduated from Gloucester High in South Jersey to attend Lincoln, only to discover the opportunity to resume his career.

"I felt like I had to be a part of this," he said. "I wanted to be a part of history."