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There's Strong, Then There's Stephen Paea Strong

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Stephen Paea is a strong, strong man.

Record-breaking strong.

Signed by the Washington Redskins on Tuesday , Paea spent his first four seasons in the NFL with the Chicago Bears, recording 94 tackles with 12 sacks, five passes defensed and two forced fumbles.

While he's excelled on the field, Paea is ridiculous when it comes to weight lifting.

That big guy in your local gym has nothing on him.

As seen above, Paea broke the record for most reps of 225 pounds at the combine, lifting the weight an astonishing, and record setting, 49 times.


Yeah, it is. But what's also amazing is how easy he makes benching 455 pounds look:




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