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Running Back Jamaal Charles Has High School Jersey Retired

Charles rushed for more than 4,000 yards in high school


You've heard the "Voice of the Chiefs" Mitch Holthus talk about it before—injured running back Jamaal Charles' "Port Arthur toughness."

Last Friday night, on November 6, Charles had his No. 4 high school jersey retired from Port Arthur Memorial in Port Arthur, Texas.

Here's a photo of Charles from the event:

According to MaxPreps, Charles compiled 4,107 yards rushing and 50 scores during his high school career, earning first team all-state honors both as a junior and as a senior.

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