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ajc.com
Braves a good fit for Tim Tebow?proficiency thanks to Jeff Francoeur. They didn't mention the team's history w
Braves a good fit for Tim Tebow?
ajc.com / Posted 3 hours ago
proficiency thanks to Jeff Francoeur. They didn't mention the team's history with football-players-turned-baseball-stars: Deion Sanders and Brian Jordan. It was first reported a few weeks ago that Tebow, who hasn't played organized baseball since... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Reggie Wayne joining NFL NetworkTVs thanks to the NFL Network. Wayne will join a cast of analysts, among them
Reggie Wayne joining NFL Network
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 12 hours ago
TVs thanks to the NFL Network. Wayne will join a cast of analysts, among them fellow former NFL players Marshall Faulk and Deion Sanders, on the NFL Network's flagship program NFL Total Access. Total Access Co-Host Lindsay Rhodes posted the news... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
DA, feds investigate alleged theft of laptops at Prime Prep Academydistrict attorney’s office documentation he said would prove computer theft at
DA, feds investigate alleged theft of laptops at Prime Prep Academy
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
district attorney’s office documentation he said would prove computer theft at the school co-founded by ex-NFL superstar Deion Sanders. The U.S. attorney’s office declined to comment about the investigation. Price said he was unaware the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
The case for the Reds' signing Tim Tebowcourse he wouldn’t be the first football player who went to college in the Suns
The case for the Reds' signing Tim Tebow
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 hours ago
course he wouldn’t be the first football player who went to college in the Sunshine State to suit up for the Reds. Deion Sanders (Florida State) was a passable player in those old pinstriped home uniforms 20 years ago, bringing some flair... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
The case for the Reds' signing Tim Tebowcourse he wouldn’t be the first football player who went to college in the Suns
The case for the Reds' signing Tim Tebow
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
course he wouldn’t be the first football player who went to college in the Sunshine State to suit up for the Reds. Deion Sanders (Florida State) was a passable player in those old pinstriped home uniforms 20 years ago, bringing some flair... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fisher: Ricky Aguayo, Logan Tyler could share FSU kicking dutiesduring three seasons with the Seminoles, and became the second player in school
Fisher: Ricky Aguayo, Logan Tyler could share FSU kicking duties
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
during three seasons with the Seminoles, and became the second player in school history to be a three-time All-American (Deion Sanders). But the transition will take some time. Both Ricky Aguayo, Roberto’s younger brother, and Tyler have had... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The 10 Greatest Multi-Sport Athletes of All Timethe all-time leading rushing leader in the NFL, and currently sits third on tha
The 10 Greatest Multi-Sport Athletes of All Time
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
the all-time leading rushing leader in the NFL, and currently sits third on that list. Nicknamed "Prime Time" and "Neon Deion," Sanders played nine years in baseball, and will probably be a Hall of Fame football player when he becomes eligible.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Ravens defensive performance against starting QBs is concerningthe only ones in which Luck played, he had a lot of time to throw, especially o
Ravens defensive performance against starting QBs is concerning
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the only ones in which Luck played, he had a lot of time to throw, especially on crossing routes. Even if the Ravens had Deion Sanders on one corner and Rod Woodson at the other, they couldn't maintain coverage that long. A week ago Pees said... Read more
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NFL.com
Ezekiel Elliott under intense pressure; can Rex Ryan salvage D?a series of dominant performances against first-class competition. That's what
Ezekiel Elliott under intense pressure; can Rex Ryan salvage D?
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
a series of dominant performances against first-class competition. That's what the great ones have done in our league since Deion Sanders really gave rise to the "shutdown corner" term in the mid-1990s, and the tradition has been carried on by the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parrattothe initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. Af
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders and Isiah Thomas. Derrick Brooks and Victor Oladipo. Sebastian Janikowski and Jared Jeffries. Anquan Boldin and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parrattothe initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. Af
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders and Isiah Thomas. Derrick Brooks and Victor Oladipo. Sebastian Janikowski and Jared Jeffries. Anquan Boldin and... Read more
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NBC New York
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parrattothe initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. Af
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto
NBC New York / Posted 6 days ago
the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders and Isiah Thomas. Derrick Brooks and Victor Oladipo. Sebastian Janikowski and Jared Jeffries. Anquan Boldin and... Read more
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NBC Washington
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parrattothe initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. Af
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders and Isiah Thomas. Derrick Brooks and Victor Oladipo. Sebastian Janikowski and Jared Jeffries. Anquan Boldin and... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parrattothe initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. Af
Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto
NBC San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders and Isiah Thomas. Derrick Brooks and Victor Oladipo. Sebastian Janikowski and Jared Jeffries. Anquan Boldin and... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Why is Titans running back Derrick Henry still wearing No. 2?wearing single-digit numbers. And it’s very cool. Charles Woodson wearing No. 2
Why is Titans running back Derrick Henry still wearing No. 2?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
wearing single-digit numbers. And it’s very cool. Charles Woodson wearing No. 2 for Michigan seems iconic, as does Deion Sanders doing it at Florida State. Oddball jersey numbers are great — I still love that Doug Flutie and Bernie Kosar... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Red Knights look to go to next leveldistrict slate and the lack of a Kickoff Classic game after Dallas-based Triple
Red Knights look to go to next level
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 7 days ago
district slate and the lack of a Kickoff Classic game after Dallas-based Triple A Academy, coached by North alum Deion Sanders, was forced to pull out. "We have a few senior starters. We have Garrett Morgan at wide receiver. We have Luis... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Red Knights looking to go to the next leveldistrict slate and the lack of a preseason classic game after Dallas-based Trip
Red Knights looking to go to the next level
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
district slate and the lack of a preseason classic game after Dallas-based Triple A Academy, coached by North alum Deion Sanders, was forced to pull out. "We have a few senior starters. We have Garrett Morgan at wide receiver. We have Luis... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
NFL players now understand very well how fast Usain Bolt iscombine history — officially it’s Chris Johnson at 4.24 seconds and there have
NFL players now understand very well how fast Usain Bolt is
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 days ago
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 Marvin Jones,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eagles pair of undrafted rookies providing some light in dark week for teamTurner, a 5-10, 193-pound receiver, when asked if it would be OK to call him by
Eagles pair of undrafted rookies providing some light in dark week for team
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Turner, a 5-10, 193-pound receiver, when asked if it would be OK to call him by that other nickname. "Prime Time, that's Deion [Sanders] I'll let him have that." Smith and Turner may have shined brightest in the Eagles' first preseason test, a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sheffield: Patience key to Tebow's switch to baseballwith three homers and 51 RBIs, and 30 stolen bases in 48 attempts. "This is no
Sheffield: Patience key to Tebow's switch to baseball
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
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 Tebow, just... Read more
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TribLIVE
Starkey: Little-known Johnston Pittsburgh’s answer to Bo, Deionof two-sport professional athletes. Who was the best? (Jim Thorpe, probably, b
Starkey: Little-known Johnston Pittsburgh’s answer to Bo, Deion
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
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 Pittsburgh? Were there any... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
The biggest reason Michael Phelps is not the greatest athlete everhis technique, fighting age, finding motivation, remaining faster than the next
The biggest reason Michael Phelps is not the greatest athlete ever
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
his technique, fighting age, finding motivation, remaining faster than the next generation in his sport — but he never had Deion Sanders trying to keep him from doing a butterfly stroke. And by the way, the other guys I’ve listed also had to fight... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix's Devon Allen thriving in football, trackto gain broad recognition. The football-track combo boosts Allen as it did for
Phoenix's Devon Allen thriving in football, track
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
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 doubted that Devon... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to attempt comeback in Major League Baseballwouldn't be the first athlete to switch from the NFL to MLB. Bo Jackson had one
Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to attempt comeback in Major League Baseball
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
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 mixed success. Though Michael Jordan tried to cross over to... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL Preseason Power Rankings: Jets blast off, Steelers plungein this division, building through free agency is rarely the answer. Think of t
NFL Preseason Power Rankings: Jets blast off, Steelers plunge
NFL.com / Posted 14 days ago
in this division, building through free agency is rarely the answer. Think of the 2000 Redskins, who free agency binged on Deion Sanders, Bruce Smith, Andre Reed, Mark Carrier and Jeff George. Or how about the 2011 Eagles, whom Vince Young --... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryHall of Famer Brett Hull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 days ago
Hall of Famer Brett Hull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is 50. Pro and College Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is 49. Actress Gillian Anderson is 48. Actor Eric Bana is 48. Producer-director McG (aka Joseph McGinty Nichol)... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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USA Today
Tim Tebow, Major League Baseball player: The long road to making it happena successful switch back to football. The highest-profile football-to-baseball
Tim Tebow, Major League Baseball player: The long road to making it happen
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
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 of all... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Does Tim Tebow actually have a chance to make it in baseball?isn’t a new thing. Everyone remembers Bo Jackson flitting between baseball and
Does Tim Tebow actually have a chance to make it in baseball?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 15 days ago
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 for over a decade. Jackie Robinson was an outstanding football player for UCLA.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WSMV Nashville / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tim Tebow to try professional baseballgoing on right now." If successful, he would join a rare club of two-sport pro
Tim Tebow to try professional baseball
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 days ago
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 Gators to two... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, Aug. 9, 2016Hall of Famer Brett Hull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is
Area history, Aug. 9, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Hall of Famer Brett Hull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is 50. Pro and College Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is 49. Actress Gillian Anderson is 48. Actor Eric Bana is 48. Producer-director McG (aka Joseph McGinty Nichol)... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryHull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb (HOH'-duh KAHT'-bee) is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
Hull is 52. TV host Hoda Kotb (HOH'-duh KAHT'-bee) is 52. Actor Pat Petersen is 50. Pro and College Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is 49. Actress Gillian Anderson is 48. Actor Eric Bana is 48. Producer-director McG (aka Joseph McGinty Nichol)... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyplayer Doug Williams is 61. Actress Melanie Griffith is 59. Hockey Hall of Fame
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
player Doug Williams is 61. Actress Melanie Griffith is 59. Hockey Hall of Famer Brett Hull is 52. Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is 49. In 1854, Henry David Thoreau’s ‘‘Walden,’’ which described his experiences while living near Walden... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
HOF 2016: Former 49ers owner DeBartolo joins elite classboost, help or a hug. "He wins, treats everyone with respect and admiration, a
HOF 2016: Former 49ers owner DeBartolo joins elite class
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
boost, help or a hug. "He wins, treats everyone with respect and admiration, and whatever he touches, he betters it," said Deion Sanders, who won a Super Bowl during his lone season with San Francisco in 1994. More than all of the accomplishments,... Read more
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SportingNews
Orlando Pace made Rams' 'Greatest Show on Turf' possible by erasing opponentsRams tight end Roland Williams, who also was Pace's teammate on the Super Bowl
Orlando Pace made Rams' 'Greatest Show on Turf' possible by erasing opponents
SportingNews / Posted 18 days ago
Rams tight end Roland Williams, who also was Pace's teammate on the Super Bowl XXXIV champion Rams in 1999. "That’s a la Deion Sanders at the peak of his career — that side of the field, it’s just gone. It’s taken care of." The difference, of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Favre wonders if he really belongs in Cantonit was snowing.” A supreme route runner with terrific hands, Harrison excelled
Favre wonders if he really belongs in Canton
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
it was snowing.” A supreme route runner with terrific hands, Harrison excelled against such illustrious defensive backs as Deion Sanders, Aeneas Williams and Darrell Green – all of them Hall of Famers. “I learned to just play hard and everything... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 6, 2016and looting spread to other parts of the city and other English cities over the
This day in history, Aug. 6, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
and looting spread to other parts of the city and other English cities over the next several days, leaving five dead. Deion Sanders, Marshall Faulk, Shannon Sharpe, Richard Dent, Chris Hanburger, Les Richter and NFL Films founder Ed Sabol were... Read more
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Al.com
What time, TV channel is the Pro Football Hall of Fame 2016 induction ceremony?it was snowing." A supreme route runner with terrific hands, Harrison excelled
What time, TV channel is the Pro Football Hall of Fame 2016 induction ceremony?
Al.com / Posted 18 days ago
it was snowing." A supreme route runner with terrific hands, Harrison excelled against such illustrious defensive backs as Deion Sanders, Aeneas Williams and Darrell Green — all of them Hall of Famers. "I learned to just play hard and everything... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
DeBartolo hoisted Super Bowl trophy five timesboost, help or a hug. "He wins, treats everyone with respect and admiration, a
DeBartolo hoisted Super Bowl trophy five times
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 18 days ago
boost, help or a hug. "He wins, treats everyone with respect and admiration, and whatever he touches, he betters it," said Deion Sanders, who won a Super Bowl during his lone season with San Francisco in 1994. More than all of the accomplishments,... Read more
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