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Te'o drafted by Chargers in second round

In this Feb. 25, 2013 file photo, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. Te'o was selected by San Diego in the second round of the draft on Friday in New York City.

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NEW YORK — This one isn't a hoax.

Manti Te'o is headed to San Diego.

The Notre Dame All-America linebacker was chosen sixth in the second round of the NFL draft by the San Diego Chargers, drawing a loud roar from the fans at Radio City Music Hall. Te'o, who led the Fighting Irish to the national championship game, was projected as a first-rounder last year. But his poor performance in a rout at the hands of Alabama, some slow workouts, and a hoax involving a fake girlfriend dropped his stock.

When former Chargers defensive back Jim Hill ...

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