A successful American cultural export
While gridiron football may never replace the other football (a.k.a. soccer) as Israel's most popular team sport, there is strong interest in the Israel Football League from prospective players overseas.
Standing over six feet tall and speaking with a southern drawl, Curran Fudge, a self-proclaimed "cowboy from Oklahoma," has attracted a lot of attention during his seven months in Israel.
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