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Soldiers line up with american flags during pre-game ceremonies before the game between the Detroit Lions and at Cleveland Browns at the Browns Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. The Browns won 24-14. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Tom Pidgeon/Allsport

Sports after 9/11

January 1, 1970

In the days following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, sports teams and fans joined together to pay tribute to the victims and display a unifying sense of patriotism.