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ESPN
Kirby Smart's instant hot seat: 'I feel the pressure of the whole state'trophy to make its way to the Bulldogs' football complex came in 2005, and you
Kirby Smart's instant hot seat: 'I feel the pressure of the whole state'
ESPN / Posted 7 hours ago
trophy to make its way to the Bulldogs' football complex came in 2005, and you have to go all the way back to 1980, when Herschel Walker romped his way into college football immortality, to find Georgia's most recent national title. Smart was... Read more
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Al.com
Finally, a way to understand the charges against Mike Hubbardwhat could turn out to be his fall. 1983: Hubbard graduates from the Universit
Finally, a way to understand the charges against Mike Hubbard
Al.com / Posted 10 hours ago
what could turn out to be his fall. 1983: Hubbard graduates from the University of Georgia, where he claims to have helped Herschel Walker win the Heisman trophy. 1984: Hubbard takes a job in the Auburn University Sports information department,... Read more
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Al.com
Could you live off a 'part-time' salary of $61,500 a year? Mike Hubbard couldn'ta point. Baxley told a sometimes-muddled but folksy story of a young up-by-the
Could you live off a 'part-time' salary of $61,500 a year? Mike Hubbard couldn't
Al.com / Posted yesterday
a point. Baxley told a sometimes-muddled but folksy story of a young up-by-the-bootstraps kid from Georgia who once helped Herschel Walker at UGA and Bo Jackson at Auburn get the Heisman recognition both those players rightfully deserved before... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump is doing to the GOP exactly what he did to the USFLoff-season. There was some initial success – 12 teams, television deals with AB
Donald Trump is doing to the GOP exactly what he did to the USFL
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
off-season. There was some initial success – 12 teams, television deals with ABC and ESPN, the signing of stars such as Herschel Walker and Flutie and Reggie White and Jim Kelly. But it appears to have been a combustible upstart league, as well.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Angels trading Mike Trout is a dumb deal that would make no sense for any teamnot have both the payroll space and the prospect cachet to make it worth the An
Angels trading Mike Trout is a dumb deal that would make no sense for any team
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
not have both the payroll space and the prospect cachet to make it worth the Angels' while." The Angels cannot make a Herschel Walker trade, because baseball teams are forbidden from trading almost all of their draft picks. The Dallas Cowboys... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Wysocki ranks of the best Pitt footballers in the NFLleading rusher after just six seasons there. If he gets 1,000 yards this season
Wysocki ranks of the best Pitt footballers in the NFL
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 8 days ago
leading rusher after just six seasons there. If he gets 1,000 yards this season, he will pass backs like Larry Czonka and Herschel Walker on the all-time rushing list. Then he can focus on breaking some records on his current team, the Buffalo... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Five former or current NFL players could compete in the 2016 OlympicsCaribbean nation of Saint Lucia, where his father was born. Several athletes h
Five former or current NFL players could compete in the 2016 Olympics
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
Caribbean nation of Saint Lucia, where his father was born. Several athletes have gone from the Olympics to the NFL, but Herschel Walker is the only player who has ever played in the NFL first and then competed in the Olympics (in bobsledding in... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Friend's laughter button is always onfriends and her friends, including Nan’s husband-to-be, Bill O’Leary, a tight e
Loran Smith: Friend's laughter button is always on
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
friends and her friends, including Nan’s husband-to-be, Bill O’Leary, a tight end on the Bulldog football team during the Herschel Walker era. Recently, a call from Perry carried a sheepish request asking if there were any way that the caller and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Letter to the Sports Editor (May 8)coach of the New Jersey Generals, he called a play to give the ball to another
Letter to the Sports Editor (May 8)
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
coach of the New Jersey Generals, he called a play to give the ball to another back near the goal line instead of the great Herschel Walker. This resulted in a loss on the play. Suddenly the phone rang and Rex was summoned to answer it on the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tim Tebow Speaking In Athens, Tn.works. Previous speakers for this event include: Steve Spurrier, Bruce Pearl,
Tim Tebow Speaking In Athens, Tn.
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
works. Previous speakers for this event include: Steve Spurrier, Bruce Pearl, Pete Rose, Kirk Cameron, Lou Ferrigno, ’98 Tribute to Nat’l Champs (Coach Fulmer, Peerless Price, and Al Wilson), Nick Saban, Herschel Walker, and Pe... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
New Cowboys Get Old (Famous) Jersey NumbersCalvin Hill. Eastern Michigan running back Darius Jackson will wear No. 34, li
New Cowboys Get Old (Famous) Jersey Numbers
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
Calvin Hill. Eastern Michigan running back Darius Jackson will wear No. 34, like fellow SPARQ (before there was SPARQ) guy Herschel Walker. Oh, Cornell Green, too. Baylor tight end Rico Gathers will wear No. 80 because no basketball number is high... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Plantation's Collins among local players drafted SaturdayMarshawn Lynch does officially retire in Seattle, Collins, who last season with
South Plantation's Collins among local players drafted Saturday
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Marshawn Lynch does officially retire in Seattle, Collins, who last season with the Razorbacks joined Darren McFadden and Herschel Walker as the only SEC running backs to start their careers with three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons, could see his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Williams, Collins lead late selections"avoided being tackled on first contact on 34.7 percent of his carries, the 6th
Williams, Collins lead late selections
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
"avoided being tackled on first contact on 34.7 percent of his carries, the 6th-best rate in the class." Collins joined Herschel Walker and Darren McFadden as the only running backs in SEC history to rush for 1,000 yards in each of his first... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Collins selected by Seattle Seahawks in 5th roundSEC history to open his career with three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons on gro
Collins selected by Seattle Seahawks in 5th round
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
SEC history to open his career with three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons on ground, accompanying McFadden and Georgia great Herschel Walker. Collins’ 10 100-yard rushing performances – which led the SEC along with Heisman Trophy winner Derrick... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Meet Alex Collins, Seahawks’ fifth-round pick (No. 171) in 2016 NFL draftplayer in SEC history to open his career with three consecutive 1,000-yard seas
Meet Alex Collins, Seahawks’ fifth-round pick (No. 171) in 2016 NFL draft
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
player in SEC history to open his career with three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons — the other two are Darren McFadden and Herschel Walker. He ranked third in the SEC and 12th in the nation in rushing in 2015 with 1,577 yards before declaring for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Collins picked by Seahawks in NFL Draftwas only the third player in SEC history to hit that milestone in three consecu
Collins picked by Seahawks in NFL Draft
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
was only the third player in SEC history to hit that milestone in three consecutive seasons. McFadden and Georgia great Herschel Walker are the others. Collins eclipsed the 100-yard mark in 17 games, which is second in school history behind... Read more
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SportingNews
Titans make Derrick Henry's transition from Heisman winner to NFL much easierreasons. He’s a second-round pick. The last Heisman Trophy-winning running bac
Titans make Derrick Henry's transition from Heisman winner to NFL much easier
SportingNews / Posted 26 days ago
reasons. He’s a second-round pick. The last Heisman Trophy-winning running back who wasn’t taken in the first round was Herschel Walker, and that was only because he started his career in the USFL. He doesn’t have to be the man right away.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Sapochetti: Sports heroes scoring points for The DonaldTrump build a sizeable delegate lead as we head to the homestretch of this race
Sapochetti: Sports heroes scoring points for The Donald
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Trump build a sizeable delegate lead as we head to the homestretch of this race. Mike Tyson, Mike Ditka, John Daly and Herschel Walker all think that Trump would be the best choice as our next president. And when sports figures are held in... Read more
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The Express-Times
Years after the ring, Holmes still inspiresand other sports. He traveled to Washington for a news conference with McCain a
Years after the ring, Holmes still inspires
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
and other sports. He traveled to Washington for a news conference with McCain and former NFL player and MMA fighter Herschel Walker, calling for the NFL and others to get behind a Cleveland Clinic study of the consequences of head injuries... Read more
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SportingNews
Kyle Petty Charity Ride set for 22nd run across AmericaBiloxi, Miss. On May 6. This year, seven-time champion Richard Petty, Hall of F
Kyle Petty Charity Ride set for 22nd run across America
SportingNews / Posted 29 days ago
Biloxi, Miss. On May 6. This year, seven-time champion Richard Petty, Hall of Fame nominee Hershel McGriff, former NFL star Herschel Walker, NASCAR star Donnie Allison and Gant are among those making the ride. "This will be a fun ride," Petty... Read more
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Roll Call
Dispatches From the Hillit — they want to go out there and take your head off,” Holmes added. Former He
Dispatches From the Hill
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
it — they want to go out there and take your head off,” Holmes added. Former Heisman Trophy winner and mixed martial artist Herschel Walker said the Cleveland Clinic is “giving an athlete an opportunity to be healthy and also to know what’s going... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
John McCain says NFL must do more to stop 'tragic outcome' of head traumasay,” he said. Those at Tuesday’s demonstration – such as boxer Larry Holmes a
John McCain says NFL must do more to stop 'tragic outcome' of head trauma
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 days ago
say,” he said. Those at Tuesday’s demonstration – such as boxer Larry Holmes and former NFL star and onetime MMA fighter Herschel Walker – raved about the Cleveland Clinic study that uses MRIs, blood screens and a number of tests conducted on an... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageWASHINGTON — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champi
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete's brain. In remarks Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) during a Capitol... Read more
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Newsmax
Boxing, Football Legends Hail Brain ResearchBoxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcomi
Boxing, Football Legends Hail Brain Research
Newsmax / Posted 29 days ago
Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete's brain. The two joined Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Dr. Charles Bernick of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kyle Petty honors son Adam on poignant ride across Americaup a rooms in bulk. This year's group includes Richard Petty, back for another
Kyle Petty honors son Adam on poignant ride across America
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
up a rooms in bulk. This year's group includes Richard Petty, back for another run, Donnie Allison and former NFL great Herschel Walker. It's impossible for the current crop of Cup drivers to join along because they will be in Talladega this... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sports Breaking NewsWASHINGTON - Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champi
Sports Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON - Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete's brain. The Stanley Cup champion won't come from either Chicago or... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
The New Canaan News / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Greenwich Time / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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The News-Times
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
The News-Times / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Darien News-Review / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageWASHINGTON — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champi
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete's brain. In remarks Tuesday during a Capitol Hill news conference on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Boxing, football legends hail brain researchWASHINGTON (AP) — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight c
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete's brain. In remarks Tuesday during a Capitol Hill news... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damageFILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel W
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, former NFL football player Herschel Walker speaks to airmen at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of... Read more
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Everett Herald
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage WASHINGTON � Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight cham
Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage
Everett Herald / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON � Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete�s brain.In... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Boxing, football legends hail brain researchWASHINGTON (AP) - Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
KTVN Reno / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete's brain. The two joined Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Dr.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Boxing, football legends hail brain researchwas not to hurt anybody," said Holmes, appearing with boxers Paulie Malignaggi
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
was not to hurt anybody," said Holmes, appearing with boxers Paulie Malignaggi and Austin Trout, former football star Herschel Walker and mixed martial artist Phil Davis. Mentioned throughout the news conference was heavyweight great Muhammad... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Boxing, football legends hail brain researchWASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete's brain. The two joined Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Dr.... Read more
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Salon.com
Boxing, football legends hail brain researchWASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete’s brain. The two joined Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Dr.... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Boxing, football legends hail brain research WASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Hersche
Boxing, football legends hail brain research
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete's brain. The two... Read more
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The Morning Call
Larry Holmes hails study that will test boxers' brainsWASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel
Larry Holmes hails study that will test boxers' brains
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Boxing legend Larry Holmes and former football star Herschel Walker are welcoming continued research on the impact of blows from boxing and other sports on the athlete's brain. The two joined Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Dr.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why Larry Holmes has been called to the U.S. Congressdiabetes. He is scheduled to be on hand Tuesday afternoon with McCain and form
Why Larry Holmes has been called to the U.S. Congress
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
diabetes. He is scheduled to be on hand Tuesday afternoon with McCain and former NFL star and mixed martial arts fighter Herschel Walker for a news conference in the Senate Russell Office Building. McCain and Dr. Charles Bernick, associate... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
NFL Draft: Boom-or-bust trades rarely pay offknown as "The Great Trade Robbery," Minnesota sent eight draft picks and five p
NFL Draft: Boom-or-bust trades rarely pay off
Hawaii News Now / Posted a month ago
known as "The Great Trade Robbery," Minnesota sent eight draft picks and five players to the Dallas Cowboys in 1990 for Herschel Walker and four picks - none higher than the third round. None of those picks turned into major successes for the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
NFL Draft: Boom-or-bust trades rarely pay offknown as "The Great Trade Robbery," Minnesota sent eight draft picks and five p
NFL Draft: Boom-or-bust trades rarely pay off
KXXV Waco / Posted a month ago
known as "The Great Trade Robbery," Minnesota sent eight draft picks and five players to the Dallas Cowboys in 1990 for Herschel Walker and four picks - none higher than the third round. None of those picks turned into major successes for the... Read more
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