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New York Post
Every level of football is strolling down the path toward lunacypromotion, the Yankees’ WFAN pregame on Sunday, included an ad for a car dealer
Every level of football is strolling down the path toward lunacy
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
promotion, the Yankees’ WFAN pregame on Sunday, included an ad for a car dealership promoting the on-lot appearance of Lawrence Taylor!St. Louis fans left with useless Rams PSLs So as many as 46,000 owners of St. Louis Rams PSLs could be left... Read more
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USA Today
NFL MVP tracker: Matt Ryan becomes our third front-runner in three weeksLast week: T4 2. OLB Von Miller, Denver Broncos (17 points): It's been 30 year
NFL MVP tracker: Matt Ryan becomes our third front-runner in three weeks
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
Last week: T4 2. OLB Von Miller, Denver Broncos (17 points): It's been 30 years since a defensive player, Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor, won MVP honors. Only quarterbacks and running backs have brought home the hardware since. But Miller is... Read more
8h
Yahoo Sports
Texans must save J.J. Watt from Supermanis how he lived up to that brand: winning three NFL defensive player of the yea
Texans must save J.J. Watt from Superman
Yahoo Sports / Posted 8 hours ago
is how he lived up to that brand: winning three NFL defensive player of the year awards; rivaling Reggie White and Lawrence Taylor as one of the most unblockable players in history; and always showing up, regardless of bumps and bruises,... Read more
11h
11 News Houston
Who will dethrone J.J. Watt as NFL defensive player of the year?defensive end was a perennial favorite for the award after claiming it in both
Who will dethrone J.J. Watt as NFL defensive player of the year?
11 News Houston / Posted 11 hours ago
defensive end was a perennial favorite for the award after claiming it in both of the last two years and is, along with Lawrence Taylor, one of only two three-time winners. But with Watt set to miss at least a significant portion of the season,... Read more
11h
KMGH 7 Denver
Broncos Von Miller wins AFC Player of the Month honorsconversation. Only two defensive players have won the award -- Minnesota linema
Broncos Von Miller wins AFC Player of the Month honors
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 hours ago
conversation. Only two defensive players have won the award -- Minnesota lineman Alan Page in 1971 and Giants' linebacker Lawrence Taylor in 1986. "If I told you guys my expectations, you would shake your head," said Miller of his lofty goals. "I... Read more
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SportingNews
For J.J. Watt, window of greatness and door to Canton might be closedseasons (especially the past four) and his accomplishments before his 27th birt
For J.J. Watt, window of greatness and door to Canton might be closed
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
seasons (especially the past four) and his accomplishments before his 27th birthday had the football world comparing him to Lawrence Taylor, Reggie White, any and every great defensive player the NFL has ever seen. The discussion of whether he’d... Read more
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USA Today
Who will dethrone J.J. Watt as NFL defensive player of the year?defensive end was a perennial favorite for the award after claiming it in both
Who will dethrone J.J. Watt as NFL defensive player of the year?
USA Today / Posted yesterday
defensive end was a perennial favorite for the award after claiming it in both of the last two years and is, along with Lawrence Taylor, one of only two three-time winners. But with Watt set to miss at least a significant portion of the season,... Read more
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NFL.com
Texans place J.J. Watt (back) on injured reservethe careers of superstars in every major sport. After just five NFL seasons, Wa
Texans place J.J. Watt (back) on injured reserve
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
the careers of superstars in every major sport. After just five NFL seasons, Watt was already slated to join Hall of Famers Lawrence Taylor and Reggie White in the pantheon of defensive legends. He has recorded more sacks per game (0.92) than any... Read more
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New York Post
Vikings reviving a nightmare that Eli Manning’s walking intoMonday Night audience why Jerry Reese withdrew $141.25 million from the John Ma
Vikings reviving a nightmare that Eli Manning’s walking into
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
Monday Night audience why Jerry Reese withdrew $141.25 million from the John Mara-Steve Tisch Independence Bank to allow Lawrence Taylor, Harry Carson and Michael Strahan to feel proud again. (And that’s not counting the $62.5 million ticketed... Read more
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New York Post
This is when Odell Beckham ditches rep to become an iconWe put off heading to the refrigerator whenever Darryl Strawberry or Alex Rodri
This is when Odell Beckham ditches rep to become an icon
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
We put off heading to the refrigerator whenever Darryl Strawberry or Alex Rodriguez stepped into the batter’s box, whenever Lawrence Taylor smelled the blood of the quarterback. Beckham does things on a football field we never have seen a New York... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Bill Belichick explains time-speed vs. football speeda lot of guys that aren’t that fast be the first guy down on kickoff coverage a
Bill Belichick explains time-speed vs. football speed
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 6 days ago
a lot of guys that aren’t that fast be the first guy down on kickoff coverage and so forth. “And there are some players, Lawrence Taylor was one that however fast he needed to run, he ran and caught the guy. It didn’t matter what that guy’s... Read more
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NFL.com
Von Miller on MVP-level play; Adam Gase on Dolphins' strugglesan outlandish notion, given that Miller is playing a lot like the last defensiv
Von Miller on MVP-level play; Adam Gase on Dolphins' struggles
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
an outlandish notion, given that Miller is playing a lot like the last defensive player to win that award: Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor (in 1986). The important thing to note in all this is that Miller -- who was made the highest-paid... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Von Miller makes Bengals and everyone take noticestart. Denver’s demonic pass rusher has been so dominant he’s drawing comparis
Von Miller makes Bengals and everyone take notice
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
start. Denver’s demonic pass rusher has been so dominant he’s drawing comparisons to one of the game’s all-time greats in Lawrence Taylor. On Sunday, Miller will be in Cincinnati as the Broncos meet a Bengals (1-1) team looking to rebound from... Read more
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CBS Sports
Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots - September 22, 2016 Gametrackerwell." Belichick was asked by the Houston media via conference call if star de
Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots - September 22, 2016 Gametracker
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
well." Belichick was asked by the Houston media via conference call if star defensive end J.J. Watt reminds him at all of Lawrence Taylor, the Hall of Fame linebacker he coached as an assistant with the Giants. The pair are the only two players... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bill Belichick sees parallels between J.J. Watt, Lawrence TaylorEngland Patriots coach Bill Belichick was coaching the New York Giants' defense
Bill Belichick sees parallels between J.J. Watt, Lawrence Taylor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
England Patriots coach Bill Belichick was coaching the New York Giants' defense, the headliner was intimidating pass rusher Lawrence Taylor. Taylor won the NFL Defensive Player of the Year three times, including the title in 1981, 1982 and 1986.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Teammates: Broncos' Von Miller the most 'unblockable' player in NFLon all the time.' "Watch out league. If he continues and trusts that when I'm
Teammates: Broncos' Von Miller the most 'unblockable' player in NFL
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
on all the time.' "Watch out league. If he continues and trusts that when I'm tired, coaches will take me out, he's like Lawrence Taylor, that good." Taylor, considered by some as the most dominant pass rusher of all time, had 142 sacks while... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Bill Belichick sees parallels between J.J. Watt, Lawrence TaylorEngland Patriots coach Bill Belichick was coaching the New York Giants' defense
Bill Belichick sees parallels between J.J. Watt, Lawrence Taylor
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
England Patriots coach Bill Belichick was coaching the New York Giants' defense, the headliner was intimidating pass rusher Lawrence Taylor. Taylor won the NFL Defensive Player of the Year three times, including the title in 1981, 1982 and 1986.... Read more
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New York Post
Giants’ surprise captain on ‘Shut the f–k up’ LT story, ‘addictive’ Super BowlIf you could go back in history and pick the brain of any football player or co
Giants’ surprise captain on ‘Shut the f–k up’ LT story, ‘addictive’ Super Bowl
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
If you could go back in history and pick the brain of any football player or coach in history, who would it be? A: Lawrence Taylor. … We’ve heard so much about this guy, they’ve got specials on him here and there. If I speak to him, as a... Read more
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New York Post
Giants must start paying fans back after years of heartbreakwe can ask for.” In a different era, in a different stadium, when Giants fans
Giants must start paying fans back after years of heartbreak
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
we can ask for.” In a different era, in a different stadium, when Giants fans chanted “Dee-fense, Dee-fense, Dee-fense,” Lawrence Taylor and Harry Carson and that crew would respond, and more recently Michael Strahan and Osi Umenyiora and Justin... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Convicted rapist, VA native Sharper nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fameremains a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, despite calls for his remova
Convicted rapist, VA native Sharper nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
remains a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, despite calls for his removal for more than two decades. In addition, Lawrence Taylor, who the AP reports has had a series of run-ins with the law, mainly involving drugs or alcohol, also remains... Read more
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CBS News
Celebrity fans of every NFL franchiseto the Steelers and Giants—is a big supporter of the G-Men. Mara has said that
Celebrity fans of every NFL franchise
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
to the Steelers and Giants—is a big supporter of the G-Men. Mara has said that her favorite Giants player is all-time great Lawrence Taylor. Indianapolis Colts: Rob Lowe Rob Lowe is literally one of the biggest Colts fans around. The former Parks... Read more
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CTV News
Darren Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Darren Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes outcry
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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New York Post
Outrage over serial rapist’s Hall of Fame nominationhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Outrage over serial rapist’s Hall of Fame nomination
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football’s most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
POW/MIA service in Elkins stirs emotionof Horner; Hughie Franklin Snider, U.S. Army, of New Cumberland; Dean Calvin Sp
POW/MIA service in Elkins stirs emotion
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
of Horner; Hughie Franklin Snider, U.S. Army, of New Cumberland; Dean Calvin Spencer III, U.S. Army of Morgantown; James Lawrence Taylor, U.S. Army, of Nitro; and David Wallace Wickham II, U.S. Navy, of Wheeling. Members of the Highland... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Daily Mail
Outrage as imprisoned rapist Darren Sharper nominated to Hall Of Famehis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Outrage as imprisoned rapist Darren Sharper nominated to Hall Of Fame
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Hamilton News
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
Hamilton News / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Hamilton News
Sharper’s Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper’s Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
Hamilton News / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Darren Sharper's Pro Football Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Darren Sharper's Pro Football Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson remains a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Convicted rapist Darren Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes outragehis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Convicted rapist Darren Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes outrage
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Miami
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcry
NBC Miami / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Darren Sharper's Pro Football Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Darren Sharper's Pro Football Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcry
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Nomination of Serial Rapist to NFL Hall of Fame Spurs Outcry
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC New York
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC New York / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Washington
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC Washington / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Serial Rapist On NFL Hall Of Fame Nominees Spurs Outcry
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law — mostly involving drugs or alcohol — also remains in the Hall... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcryhis removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro footbal
Sharper's Hall of Fame nomination causes national outcry
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
his removal more than two decades ago, Simpson is still a member of pro football's most prestigious club. And linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who has had a series of run-ins with the law - mostly involving drugs or alcohol - also remains in the Hall... Read more
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