From Blues to blows for kickboxer Valtellini

Joe Valtellini gets a shot at the Glory welterweight kickboxing championship on Saturday against...

Joe Valtellini gets a shot at the Glory welterweight kickboxing championship on Saturday against Marc de Bonte of Belgium. (BRIAN AVELINO/Photo)

Steve Buffery, Toronto Sun

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Scarborough's Joe Valtellini was on those sad-sack University of Toronto football teams that lost 49 games in a row before the losing streak was snapped in 2008.

And Valtellini admits that after his final game in 2007, he broke down in tears, though not because the Varsity Blues went 0-8 for the fifth straight season while he was a member of the squad.


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