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By Ernie Padaon

Oceanside’s Shawn Mitchell will kick off Friday night’s “Celebration of Life” for Junior Seau with a prayer, and guess what? The event’s title couldn’t be more spot on.

There were few players I remember in my 10 years covering the San Diego Chargers who were as tough or as resilient as linebacker Junior Seau … and Dan Fouts was one of them.

SAN DIEGO —- More than a week has passed since the shocking death of Junior Seau. The Oceanside native and local sports icon took his own life on May 2, sparking a region-wide wake that has taken on many forms.