Former NFL Offensive Tackle Jon Runyan Wins Congressional Seat In Southern New Jersey

John Runyan

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Former NFL offensive tackle Jon Runyan (R) has been elected Congressman in Southern New Jersey.His opposition, current Congressman from New Jersey’s third district John Adler, has just conceded.

Runyan is a former player for the Philadelphia Eagles, a team with a large fan base in Southern New Jersey.

It appears he heavily beat his Democratic opposition, and is currently ahead 51,680 to 38,855 in the count.

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