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Los Angeles Daily News
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already s
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already scouted Tebow. The Angels, who once drafted Bo Jackson, also nearly once drafted Tebow. If they really wanted to reality-show-up this event, why not see if Tim Lincecum... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already s
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already scouted Tebow. The Angels, who once drafted Bo Jackson, also nearly once drafted Tebow. If they really wanted to reality-show-up this event, why not see if Tim Lincecum... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already s
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already scouted Tebow. The Angels, who once drafted Bo Jackson, also nearly once drafted Tebow. If they really wanted to reality-show-up this event, why not see if Tim Lincecum... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already s
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 2 days ago
see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already scouted Tebow. The Angels, who once drafted Bo Jackson, also nearly once drafted Tebow. If they really wanted to reality-show-up this event, why not see if Tim Lincecum... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already s
Hoffarth: Is Tim Tebow baseball tryout reality or just for show?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
see? That’s another strike against him. The Dodgers are said to have already scouted Tebow. The Angels, who once drafted Bo Jackson, also nearly once drafted Tebow. If they really wanted to reality-show-up this event, why not see if Tim Lincecum... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Joey Bosa rejects Chargers' 'best offer,' now what?will not get resolved. Not many rookies have sat out an entire season over a co
Joey Bosa rejects Chargers' 'best offer,' now what?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
will not get resolved. Not many rookies have sat out an entire season over a contract issue. Erickson never came to terms. Bo Jackson famously went to play baseball instead of signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and came back to football after... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘No Asylum’ Review: Anne Frank’s Father Explored In Heartbreaking Documentaryhow an athlete can inspire such passionate hatred for reasons both valid and lu
‘No Asylum’ Review: Anne Frank’s Father Explored In Heartbreaking Documentary
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
how an athlete can inspire such passionate hatred for reasons both valid and ludicrous. ESPN 12. "You Don't Know Bo"Bo Jackson never won a championship, but he did something even better: he became a mythical figure. With the help of some... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
NFL players now understand very well how fast Usain Bolt isplayer in combine history — officially it’s Chris Johnson at 4.24 seconds and t
NFL players now understand very well how fast Usain Bolt is
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
player in combine history — officially it’s Chris Johnson at 4.24 seconds and there have long been urban legends about Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders running the 40 even faster there — but Best’s speed was elite among NFL players. Lions receiver... Read more
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give me sport
Five NBA players who excelled at other sportscontest champion will try his hand in football this season. Being a two-sport
Five NBA players who excelled at other sports
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
contest champion will try his hand in football this season. Being a two-sport athlete, and a good one is not easy. The Bo Jackson reputation of excelling in two athletic fields is often a pipe dream but here are athletes who showed prowess for... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Johnny Manziel voted greatest player in SEC history ... seriouslyvote conducted by The Tennessean in Nashville. In the final round, Manziel som
Johnny Manziel voted greatest player in SEC history ... seriously
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
vote conducted by The Tennessean in Nashville. In the final round, Manziel somehow outpolled legendary Auburn running back Bo Jackson by nearly 91 percent, receiving 2.489 votes to Jackson's 124. "Was Manziel sitting at home and voting for himself... Read more
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Kenosha News
Kudos to a job very well doneeven slighter muscle definition, there were a few I saw who look like middle li
Kudos to a job very well done
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
even slighter muscle definition, there were a few I saw who look like middle linebackers. And they hit the baseball like Bo Jackson (OK, dating myself there, but those in my age bracket will understand). The kids are coming in bigger and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Improving lives a priority for former Royal Greg Pryorwhen he hit .263 and played in 123 games. He got a World Series ring in 1985 an
Improving lives a priority for former Royal Greg Pryor
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
when he hit .263 and played in 123 games. He got a World Series ring in 1985 and was in the on-deck circle in 1986 when Bo Jackson hit the first home run of his career — a 475-foot blast that is still the longest home run in Royals... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sheffield: Patience key to Tebow's switch to baseballslashing .202/.289/.266 with three homers and 51 RBIs, and 30 stolen bases in 4
Sheffield: Patience key to Tebow's switch to baseball
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 14 days ago
slashing .202/.289/.266 with three homers and 51 RBIs, and 30 stolen bases in 48 attempts. "This is not a Brian Jordan or Bo Jackson or Deion Sanders, this is a Michael Jordan situation," says Sheffield. "He’s going to get a job because he’s Tim... Read more
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TribLIVE
Starkey: Little-known Johnston Pittsburgh’s answer to Bo, Deiontook me down the rabbit hole of two-sport professional athletes. Who was the b
Starkey: Little-known Johnston Pittsburgh’s answer to Bo, Deion
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
took me down the rabbit hole of two-sport professional athletes. Who was the best? (Jim Thorpe, probably, but I'll take Bo Jackson). Did anyone outdo Deion Sanders, who played a football and baseball game in the same 24 hours? And what about... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix's Devon Allen thriving in football, trackstruggle to gain broad recognition. The football-track combo boosts Allen as it
Phoenix's Devon Allen thriving in football, track
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
struggle to gain broad recognition. The football-track combo boosts Allen as it did for two-sport predecessors such as Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Willie Gault, Renaldo Nehemiah, Bob Hayes and Arizona State’s Ron Brown. Louis Allen never... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Tim Tebow turns his attention to baseballBaseball’s minor league system has a way of both developing and winnowing talen
Tim Tebow turns his attention to baseball
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 17 days ago
Baseball’s minor league system has a way of both developing and winnowing talent as proven by Michael Jordan, Bo Jackson, etc. In fact most great/good/mediocre QBs were accomplished baseball players in their youth. Being a relief pitcher is his best... Read more
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Al.com
About that time American gymnast Simone Biles watched Alabama destroy Tennesseegold medals overall in world championship competitions. Like other all-time ath
About that time American gymnast Simone Biles watched Alabama destroy Tennessee
Al.com / Posted 17 days ago
gold medals overall in world championship competitions. Like other all-time athletes — think LeBron James, Muhammad Ali and Bo Jackson — her combination of power, coordination, speed and agility set her apart. "Plus she has the personality,"... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
What Tim Tebow Needs to Know Before He Steps Onto the Diamondpreceded him. Tim, you’re an undeniably talented athlete, but you’re not on th
What Tim Tebow Needs to Know Before He Steps Onto the Diamond
Yahoo Sports / Posted 18 days ago
preceded him. Tim, you’re an undeniably talented athlete, but you’re not on the same iconic level as Michael Jordan, or Bo Jackson – or even Danny Ainge, for that matter. And while your outspoken political and religious views have earned you... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Could Yasiel Puig become the next Johnny Manziel?before that when he batted .319 and hit 19 home runs in just 104 games while di
Could Yasiel Puig become the next Johnny Manziel?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
before that when he batted .319 and hit 19 home runs in just 104 games while displaying the kind of arm in right that even Bo Jackson might envy, Puig looked capable of challenging the likes of Bryce Harper for MVP for summers to come. Instead,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Stampeders personnel cheer, jeer Tim Tebow's attempt to play big-league baseballbetween baseball and football isn’t anything new, especially at the quarterback
Calgary Stampeders personnel cheer, jeer Tim Tebow's attempt to play big-league baseball
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
between baseball and football isn’t anything new, especially at the quarterback position. Mitchell, who is named after Bo Jackson and his great grandfather, Levi, wanted to be a two-sport college star, but wasn’t given the opportunity. “I... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to attempt comeback in Major League Baseballbaseball, too. He just had a bigger fire for football." Tebow wouldn't be the
Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to attempt comeback in Major League Baseball
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
baseball, too. He just had a bigger fire for football." Tebow wouldn't be the first athlete to switch from the NFL to MLB. Bo Jackson had one all-star season as a Kansas City Royal, and Deion Sanders played several years for the Atlanta Braves with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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USA Today
Tim Tebow, Major League Baseball player: The long road to making it happen– only to make a successful switch back to football. The highest-profile footb
Tim Tebow, Major League Baseball player: The long road to making it happen
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
– only to make a successful switch back to football. The highest-profile football-to-baseball stars in recent decades – Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders – both played the sport collegiately, and are generally considered among the greatest athletes... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Does Tim Tebow actually have a chance to make it in baseball?high school. Tebow’s in good company here, because football players on the dia
Does Tim Tebow actually have a chance to make it in baseball?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 19 days ago
high school. Tebow’s in good company here, because football players on the diamond isn’t a new thing. Everyone remembers Bo Jackson flitting between baseball and football in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Deion Sanders played baseball part-time... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballthings going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sp
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 days ago
things going on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport professional athletes, including Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, Brian Jordan and Michael Jordan. The Florida QB won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and helped the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Best quotes from Brett Favre and the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame classspread the word again." "I overheard my father talking to three other coaches.
Best quotes from Brett Favre and the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class
11 News Houston / Posted 21 days ago
spread the word again." "I overheard my father talking to three other coaches. ... He said, 'I can assure you one thing about my son: He will play better. He will redeem himself. I know my son. He has it in him.' I never let him know I heard... Read more
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NFL.com
Top moments during the Hall of Fame enshrinementformed within. Greene spoke charismatically about the players he faced. A wal
Top moments during the Hall of Fame enshrinement
NFL.com / Posted 21 days ago
formed within. Greene spoke charismatically about the players he faced. A walk-on at Auburn, Greene talked about facing Bo Jackson in practice. "He ran my ass over," Greene said of Jackson. "I've got a peace about it because he ran a lot of... Read more
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SportingNews
Favre, Dungy, Pace headline 2016 Hall of Fame class on emotional nightwhere a linebacker needs to be." Before connecting with Capers, Greene said pl
Favre, Dungy, Pace headline 2016 Hall of Fame class on emotional night
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
where a linebacker needs to be." Before connecting with Capers, Greene said playing with Hall of Fame-caliber players like Bo Jackson, Jackie Slater and Eric Dickerson early in his career made him a better player. It was a speech fit for a WWE... Read more
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USA Today
Best quotes from Brett Favre and the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame classspread the word again." "I overheard my father talking to three other coaches.
Best quotes from Brett Favre and the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
spread the word again." "I overheard my father talking to three other coaches. ... He said, 'I can assure you one thing about my son: He will play better. He will redeem himself. I know my son. He has it in him.' I never let him know I heard... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Athlete of the Week Northwestern High SchoolCincinnati Bengals, Ohio State Buckeyes Something in the world I’d like to cha
Athlete of the Week Northwestern High School
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Cincinnati Bengals, Ohio State Buckeyes Something in the world I’d like to change: Violence Favorite sports moment: When Bo Jackson ran up the outfield wall to catch a ball Favorite junk food: Snickers candy bars Best thing about your favorite... Read more
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USA Today
Kevin Greene entertains with passionate speechmade him one of the league’s all-time sack artists. He offered comedic descript
Kevin Greene entertains with passionate speech
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
made him one of the league’s all-time sack artists. He offered comedic descriptions of practicing against running backs Bo Jackson and Eric Dickerson, both of whom kicked his (expletive), as Greene eloquently put it. He spoke with extreme... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Favre, Dungy highlight Hall of Fame induction, but others also shinedJr. Greene traced his career from Auburn to the NFL and dropped several hilari
Favre, Dungy highlight Hall of Fame induction, but others also shined
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Jr. Greene traced his career from Auburn to the NFL and dropped several hilarious lines — including a great one on Bo Jackson — and also spoke from the heart. Brett Favre made them laugh and cry at his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction... Read more
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Al.com
Kevin Greene says 'I am Auburn' as he enters Pro Football Hall of Fameteam. Among the Auburn teammates that Greene said helped him reach the Pro Foo
Kevin Greene says 'I am Auburn' as he enters Pro Football Hall of Fame
Al.com / Posted 22 days ago
team. Among the Auburn teammates that Greene said helped him reach the Pro Football Hall of Fame were Steve Wallace and Bo Jackson. "I get a chance to practice against a fellow by the name of Steve Wallace," Greene said of his time at Auburn.... Read more
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SportingNews
Kevin Greene’s Hall of Fame speech kicked ass, much like he didor “I was surrounded — again — by fine players and good coaches.” Among the gr
Kevin Greene’s Hall of Fame speech kicked ass, much like he did
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
or “I was surrounded — again — by fine players and good coaches.” Among the greatest hits: On former Auburn teammate Bo Jackson: "He ran my ass over. He ran a lot of asses over." On former Rams teammate Jackie Slater: “This dude carried a... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Kevin Greene slays Hall of Fame speech with great Bo Jackson lineAnd that’s when one of his best lines came out. Greene said of his former team
Kevin Greene slays Hall of Fame speech with great Bo Jackson line
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
And that’s when one of his best lines came out. Greene said of his former teammate there, Heisman Trophy winner Vincent “Bo” Jackson, “I’ll be honest: Bo, he ran my ass over,” Greene said. “I’ve got a piece of it. He ran a lot of asses... Read more
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CBS Sports
23 interesting facts about the Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura brawl on 23rd anniversarya 20-year-old age gap Ventura was only 26 on the day of the brawl. Ryan? He wa
23 interesting facts about the Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura brawl on 23rd anniversary
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
a 20-year-old age gap Ventura was only 26 on the day of the brawl. Ryan? He was 46. That's quite the age difference.12. Bo Jackson came off the bench as a pinch-hitter Two-spot superstar Bo Jackson pinch-hit for White Sox DH Matt Merullo with a... Read more
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Al.com
A-List No. 14: Auburn commit Malcolm Askew has been a fighter since birthgripped the rails, slid down and droped on the floor. In the second grade, he
A-List No. 14: Auburn commit Malcolm Askew has been a fighter since birth
Al.com / Posted 24 days ago
gripped the rails, slid down and droped on the floor. In the second grade, he won a contest with a memorized speech on Bo Jackson, a former McAdory, Auburn and NFL great. "To know one of the greatest athletes of all-time went to my school... Read more
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New York Post
Darrelle Revis not about to back down from Tom Brady challengeback Dominique Williams ran over first-round pick and former Ohio State linebac
Darrelle Revis not about to back down from Tom Brady challenge
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
back Dominique Williams ran over first-round pick and former Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee at the goal line. Picture Bo Jackson running over Brian Bosworth. Full-speed hitting is rare in training camp these days because of the collective... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Kerry Goode, Jason Campbell and Chris Spielman headline Gridiron Kickoffteam tailback’ for his father to getting the best compliment he ever received o
Kerry Goode, Jason Campbell and Chris Spielman headline Gridiron Kickoff
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 25 days ago
team tailback’ for his father to getting the best compliment he ever received on the field from the former Auburn great, Bo Jackson. Overall the message was quite simple, “Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do... Read more
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