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Harvard Football Holds First Practice

First Practice Photo Gallery

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The 2013 football season opened Thursday, as Harvard held its first practice of the season at Harvard Stadium.

The Crimson, which was picked second in the preseason Ivy League media poll, is preparing for its season opener at San Diego Sept. 21. Harvard is coming off an 8-2 campaign in 2012, in which the team finished 5-2 in the Ancient Eight.

Check out the photo gallery of today's practice and hear what captain Joshua Boyd had to say in the video below.