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Jim Cotter; coach was role model at BC High

Jim Cotter received appreciation before coaching his final football game for BC High in 2004. Jim Cotter received appreciation before coaching his final football game for BC High in 2004. (Jon Mahoney for The Boston Globe)
By Bryan Marquard
Globe Staff / July 21, 2010

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Some statistics in Jim Cotter’s life are easy to cite, such as his hall of fame record of 236-149-17 as coach of the Boston College High School football team. He would be the first to suggest, however, that his lasting impact was more difficult to quantify. (Full article: 1113 words)

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