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6N: Bland France looking for win over Wales and identity
6N: Bland France looking for win over Wales and identity

By JEROME PUGMIRE
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Blues jerseys or red. Home or away. Tweaking or sweeping. For France, it doesn't matter. No gimmicks, changes in scenery or lineups have been...full story
updated 2015-02-27 09:42 AM
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6N: Bland France looking for win over Wales and identity 6N: Bland France looking for win over Wales and identity
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Associated Press

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