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Somerset's Bryan Witzmann expected to make NFL debut Saturday

Somerset native Bryan Witzmann is expected to make his NFL debut Saturday night in an exhibition game with the Houston Texans. Witzmann would become the first Somerset native to play in an NFL game.

The Texans are scheduled to face the San Francisco 49ers in Houston at 7 p.m. on Saturday.

Witzmann was in training camp last year with the Texans, but was injured before the first exhibition game. He spent the 2014 season on the injured reserve list.

The Houston-San Francisco game is scheduled to be rebroadcast at 11 p.m. on Saturday on NFL Networ.

Dave Newman

Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.

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