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Emmanuel Acho hopes his voice is ticket to NFL roster

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Free agency started almost five weeks ago and Emmanuel Acho is still looking for work.

The veteran linebacker, who spent parts of the last three seasons as a role player with the Philadelphia Eagles, had a unique idea for keeping his name on the radar as teams build rosters for offseason programs.

The power of song.

My phone's still not ringing/
Is my service fine?/
I just checked Twitter/
Another linebacker signed

The melody isn't an original, of course, nicked from John Legend and his No. 1 hit "All Of Me." Still, we wouldn't be writing about Emmanuel Acho on a slow Sunday in April if it weren't for his creative burst of personal billboarding. Perhaps a team will similarly take notice.

Crazier ideas have worked.

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