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Chris Rice poses with the Rattle Ball invention in his kitchen. Rice grew up in Cottonwood and played football as a youngster and through high school. He was the starting tailback and corner at Mingus his junior and senior years (graduated 2003). Rice only remembers fumbling once playing for Mingus. Rice coached youth football with his brother this year and their team made it to the Northern Arizona Youth Football Championship game. VVN/Sean Morris