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On this day: January 3

Published On: Jan 02 2013 09:49:21 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 03 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Construction begins on the Brooklyn Bridge, FDR founds the March of Dimes, Apple Computer is incorporated, and Gen. Manuel Noriega surrenders, all on this day.

OTD January 3 - Tony Dorsett
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1983: Dallas Cowboys running back Tony Dorsett sets a record with the longest run from scrimmage in league history, running a play from scrimmage 99 yards for a touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings. The record can never be broken, although it could be tied.

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