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Some Thanksgiving football on tap for Spc. Smith

Spc. Zach Smith of Boise better watch his blind side. His two cousins, 11-year-olds Jordan Pullman and Amy Tilton of Boise, are ready to take him down.

“I almost tackled him,” Tilton said.

“You’re so excited you can’t control your emotions,” Pullman added.

The energetic girls, who combined probably wouldn’t match Smith’s weight, said they love playing football, rugby and “all those crazy games” with their cousin.

“It’s weird because he’s been gone so long,” Tilton said. “You’re going to be ready to play some Thanksgiving football, aren’t you?” Smith asked them.

The girls nodded excitedly.