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Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman Is A Hit At Compton Alma Mater

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman arrives for a team walk through for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2
Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman arrives for a team walk through for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Tempe, Ariz. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt York)

It isn't easy to catch an All-Pro cornerback flat-footed, but that's what happened to Seattle's Richard Sherman on Wednesday when he stopped by a pre-calculus class at Compton Dominguez High, his alma mater, and was asked to solve a problem on the chalkboard.

Even though he graduated with a 4.17 grade-point average, and went on to get a degree from Stanford, Sherman was stumped. At some point, all the exponents and orthogonal angles in his head had to make room for a career in Xs, O's and angles of pursuit.

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