Former Wolfpack quarterback Russell Wilson and head coach Tom O'Brien embrace during N.C. State's spring football practice Friday, April 20, 2012. Many former Wolfpack football alumni, including Wilson, who are in town for the annual reunion, attended the practice.
Former Wolfpack quarterback Russell Wilson and head coach Tom O'Brien embrace during N.C. State's spring football practice Friday, April 20, 2012. Many former Wolfpack football alumni, including Wilson, who are in town for the annual reunion, attended the practice. 2012 NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO
Former Wolfpack quarterback Russell Wilson and head coach Tom O'Brien embrace during N.C. State's spring football practice Friday, April 20, 2012. Many former Wolfpack football alumni, including Wilson, who are in town for the annual reunion, attended the practice. 2012 NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

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