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Vernon Davis Profiled In Core Of Sports Marine Corps Series [VIDEO]

It's been a pretty good time for San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis. He enjoyed a resurgence in popularity with the 49ers going 13-3 and making the playoffs for the first time in a long time. He won a big playoff game thanks to some big time catches. He's become the signature offensive weapon on a team that is expected to contend for a Super Bowl this season.

What makes Vernon Davis so great? Well, he embodies the spirit of the Marine Corps with his offensive-minded abilities. The Marine Corps decided to highlight this in their series regarding the Core of Sports.

Get pumped up after the jump!

Previous Marines' 'Core of Sports' installments:

-- Olympian Tim Morehouse Embodies Technical and Tactical Expertise

-- Steelers' Ryan Clark Embodies Honor

-- MMA Fighter Brian Stann Embodies Mental And Physical Fitness

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