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Daily Mail
Sportscaster breaks down dropping his son off for first day of schoolman. That's real.' Big day: The father decided to film each point of his son's
Sportscaster breaks down dropping his son off for first day of school
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
man. That's real.' Big day: The father decided to film each point of his son's first day at school Share this article Walter Payton is a former professional gridiron football running back and is the son of Chicago Bears running back Walter... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Scouting WSU's opponents: Who to watch for in WSU vs. EWUhis teammates. Kupp is widely considere a surefire second day NFL draft pick. H
Scouting WSU's opponents: Who to watch for in WSU vs. EWU
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
his teammates. Kupp is widely considere a surefire second day NFL draft pick. He owns a slew of receiving records, won the Walter Payton Award in 2015, and a versatile, shrewd receiver who is difficult for any defense to game plan against. He’ll be... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Adrian Peterson Q&A: Age, Training and How the NFL 'Really Is'don't matter. So it's easy for me to see what it is. People say it’s all about
Adrian Peterson Q&A: Age, Training and How the NFL 'Really Is'
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
don't matter. So it's easy for me to see what it is. People say it’s all about age, but to me, it's mind over matter. B/R: Walter Payton had this drill where he used to run up and down riverbanks back in Mississippi where he grew up. Did you have... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Anquan Boldin, whose cousin was killed by police, weighs in on Kaepernick’s protestchemistry with Kaepernick. He was the team's leading receiver over the last thr
Anquan Boldin, whose cousin was killed by police, weighs in on Kaepernick’s protest
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
chemistry with Kaepernick. He was the team's leading receiver over the last three seasons. In February he was voted the Walter Payton Man of the Year, which honors both his on-field performance and his charitable work. Boldin became a free agent... Read more
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SportingNews
Anquan Boldin says Colin Kaepernick deserves respectAmerica, you have that option." Although Boldin chooses to stand for the anthe
Anquan Boldin says Colin Kaepernick deserves respect
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
America, you have that option." Although Boldin chooses to stand for the anthem, the veteran receiver and the NFL's 2015 Walter Payton Man of the year believes Kaepernick has the freedom to choose not to. "I think a lot of people get bent out of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg keeps Lil' Brown Jug with victory over Laurellead to 16-0, Ulmer rushed for 23 yards on three carries on an eight-play scori
Hattiesburg keeps Lil' Brown Jug with victory over Laurel
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
lead to 16-0, Ulmer rushed for 23 yards on three carries on an eight-play scoring drive that Levi Walker capped with a Walter Payton-like leap over the defense from 3 yards out to cut the Tigers’ lead to 16-6 at halftime. Ducksworth added a... Read more
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NFL.com
Ravens' Ben Watson out for season with torn Achillescomeback so he can finish out his contract and career in Baltimore? Known as o
Ravens' Ben Watson out for season with torn Achilles
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
comeback so he can finish out his contract and career in Baltimore? Known as one of the NFL's good guys, Watson has been a Walter Payton Man of the Year Award finalist and Byron "Whizzer" White Man of the Year Award finalist over the course of his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Does the Thomas Center truly offer a homefield advantage?"This is our home field. We've got something nobody else has. See those cement
Does the Thomas Center truly offer a homefield advantage?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
"This is our home field. We've got something nobody else has. See those cement stands out there? That's like hill running Walter Payton used to do. This is our home base right here. We go somewhere, we might take a little grass with us in a paper... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Medical examiner: Bryan Robinson died of hypertensive cardiovascular diseaseshowed that Robinson had no drugs in his system. Robinson's career with the Be
Medical examiner: Bryan Robinson died of hypertensive cardiovascular disease
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
showed that Robinson had no drugs in his system. Robinson's career with the Bears is probably best remembered for the "Walter Payton game" on Nov. 7, 1999, the first game the team played after the death of the Hall of Fame running back.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Activists call Aurora 'Blues Mural' a 'slap in the face'the New York Street Bridge, City Father Samuel McCarty, the Hobbs Building, Way
Activists call Aurora 'Blues Mural' a 'slap in the face'
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the New York Street Bridge, City Father Samuel McCarty, the Hobbs Building, Wayne and Garth from the movie "Wayne's World," Walter Payton (who ran a restaurant in Aurora), a Caterpillar tractor and a Blues Alley street sign. Capital letters across... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Sam Houston State is the pick to win Southlandrecord with 2,092 yards and was the 2015 Southland Conference Player of the Yea
Sam Houston State is the pick to win Southland
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
record with 2,092 yards and was the 2015 Southland Conference Player of the Year … Harrington finished second for the Walter Payton Award (FCS Heisman) last year … Harrington has six games of 200 or more rushing yards last season … Cardinals... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Sam Houston State is the pick to win Southlandrecord with 2,092 yards and was the 2015 Southland Conference Player of the Yea
Sam Houston State is the pick to win Southland
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
record with 2,092 yards and was the 2015 Southland Conference Player of the Year … Harrington finished second for the Walter Payton Award (FCS Heisman) last year … Harrington has six games of 200 or more rushing yards last season … Cardinals... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Best Chicago Area Schools, RankedMacArthur International Spanish Academy in Hoffman Estates 5. Elders-Salk Elem
Best Chicago Area Schools, Ranked
NBC Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
MacArthur International Spanish Academy in Hoffman Estates 5. Elders-Salk Elementary School in Schaumburg 1. Walter Payton College Preparatory High School 2. Northside College Preparatory High School 4. William Jones College... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Simone Biles and Her Chicago-Raised Coach Form Legendary Bondcoach Aimee Boorman and all-around gold medalist Simone Biles have a bond compa
Simone Biles and Her Chicago-Raised Coach Form Legendary Bond
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
coach Aimee Boorman and all-around gold medalist Simone Biles have a bond compared by some to the 85’ Bears' Mike Ditka and Walter Payton. The born-and-raised Chicago coach has been with Biles since she was 8. “We’ve been with each other for like... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
This winning combination is more than gymnast and coachgymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aime
This winning combination is more than gymnast and coach
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
gymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman were their sport’s equivalent to Walter Payton and Mike Ditka. “Sounds about right,” Payton’s son, Jarrett, chimed in on Twitter. Never mind that the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Simone Biles and Aimee Boorman formed a partnership that goes well beyond gymnasticsgymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aime
Simone Biles and Aimee Boorman formed a partnership that goes well beyond gymnastics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
gymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman were their sport’s equivalent to Walter Payton and Mike Ditka. “Sounds about right,” Payton’s son, Jarrett, chimed in on Twitter. Never mind that the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' Chicago-born coach, is gymnastics' 'Ditka'gymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aime
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' Chicago-born coach, is gymnastics' 'Ditka'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
gymnastics team final, a Twitter user suggested Simone Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman were their sport's equivalent to Walter Payton and Mike Ditka. "Sounds about right," Payton son, Jarrett, chimed in on Twitter. Nevermind that the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Genevieve Garski leaves legacy of quality in all that she didat the Opryland Hotel. Jenny’s sense of fun extended to her support of her fav
Genevieve Garski leaves legacy of quality in all that she did
Kenosha News / Posted 15 days ago
at the Opryland Hotel. Jenny’s sense of fun extended to her support of her favorite team, the Bears. “She dressed up as Walter Payton for a Halloween party at work,” Diane said. In 2002 Jenny retired from Ametek for health reasons but carried... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Faded stars mostly discover happy endings aren't promised nor deliveredthe most consistent truth is that every hero leaves too late, as if our memorie
Faded stars mostly discover happy endings aren't promised nor delivered
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
the most consistent truth is that every hero leaves too late, as if our memories are more important than their denials. Walter Payton, the greatest Bear, stayed at least a year too long, as much a blocker as a runner at the end. Payton was a... Read more
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Red Bull
The Madden NFL 17 QBs to dominate Franchise Modeenjoyed only by a handful of NFL legends. His name will be slotted in alongside
The Madden NFL 17 QBs to dominate Franchise Mode
Red Bull / Posted 18 days ago
enjoyed only by a handful of NFL legends. His name will be slotted in alongside the likes of Johnny Unitas, Joe Montana, Walter Payton, Peyton Manning and Jerry Rice as the most dominant players ever to step onto the gridiron. While his age (39)... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Cincinnati Bengals Carlos Dunlap aims to build on breakout yearit this year,” said Dunlap, whose 2015 season included a career-high 13.5 sacks
Cincinnati Bengals Carlos Dunlap aims to build on breakout year
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 21 days ago
it this year,” said Dunlap, whose 2015 season included a career-high 13.5 sacks, his first Pro Bowl invitation, the Bengals Walter Payton Man of the Year award, a finalist nod for Humanitarian of the Year and bachelor and master’s degrees to top it... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Cincinnati Bengals Carlos Dunlap aims to build on breakout yearit this year,” said Dunlap, whose 2015 season included a career-high 13.5 sacks
Cincinnati Bengals Carlos Dunlap aims to build on breakout year
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 21 days ago
it this year,” said Dunlap, whose 2015 season included a career-high 13.5 sacks, his first Pro Bowl invitation, the Bengals Walter Payton Man of the Year award, a finalist nod for Humanitarian of the Year and bachelor and master’s degrees to top it... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Next Summer Could be Special for San Diego Sports Fans31 touchdowns, 28 on the ground and 3 receiving, on his way to being named leag
Next Summer Could be Special for San Diego Sports Fans
NBC San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
31 touchdowns, 28 on the ground and 3 receiving, on his way to being named league MVP, NFL Offensive Player of the Year, Walter Payton Award winner, NFL rushing yards leader and NFL rushing touchdowns leader. But that was only one year. During... Read more
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Daily Mail
NFL star says Planned Parenthood was created to 'exterminate blacks'and yet, that is why she created it,' Watson said (stock image) Benjamin Watso
NFL star says Planned Parenthood was created to 'exterminate blacks'
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
and yet, that is why she created it,' Watson said (stock image) Benjamin Watson (left) is pictured with other 2015 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year finalists Eli Manning (middle) and Anquan Boldin (right) 'Yes (Sanger believed in eugenics),... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Dick Stanfel needed only seven seasons of work to become a Hall of Famerimpressive stint came with Chicago, where his unit topped the NFL in rushing fo
Dick Stanfel needed only seven seasons of work to become a Hall of Famer
Yahoo Sports / Posted 23 days ago
impressive stint came with Chicago, where his unit topped the NFL in rushing for four straight seasons, paving the way for Walter Payton and a Super Bowl title in 1985. “He was everything to our offensive line,” former Bears center Jay Hilgenberg... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dallas Cowboys' Brandon Carr makes sacrifices on and off the fielda great example for the rest of our football team." The last two years, Carr h
Dallas Cowboys' Brandon Carr makes sacrifices on and off the field
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
a great example for the rest of our football team." The last two years, Carr has been the Cowboys' nominee for the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year award for his impact on the community. He has his own foundation, Carr Cares, aimed to help... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Kellenberger: Favre remains himself on eve of Hall inductionmost and just leave it at that.” Yes, as of this weekend Favre (the one-time a
Kellenberger: Favre remains himself on eve of Hall induction
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 24 days ago
most and just leave it at that.” Yes, as of this weekend Favre (the one-time alltime touchdown record holder) will join Walter Payton (maybe the greatest running back ever), Jerry Rice (almost definitely the No. 1 receiver) and Jackie Slater (a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bear Tillman to open Air and Water Show with tandem jumpbe the show center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. It's sponsored by Shell and t
Bear Tillman to open Air and Water Show with tandem jump
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
be the show center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. It's sponsored by Shell and the city of Chicago. Tillman was the 2013 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year and the 2015 USO Angel Harvey Heart of a Patriot Award recipient. He also was recognized... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Bears running attack is advancing after Matt Forte's departurethe blitz pickups, the touchdowns. The void his offseason departure created see
How Bears running attack is advancing after Matt Forte's departure
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
the blitz pickups, the touchdowns. The void his offseason departure created seems a bit overwhelming. How in the name of Walter Payton do the Bears replace their star running back? "You can't," Jay Cutler said last week. That has been a common... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Monday Muse: Lamar Jackson's amazing legs; expectations for Bridgewaterthe Chicago Bears had an elite quarterback, but the Bears have had a tradition
Monday Muse: Lamar Jackson's amazing legs; expectations for Bridgewater
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 29 days ago
the Chicago Bears had an elite quarterback, but the Bears have had a tradition of wonderful running backs. Gale Sayers. Walter Payton. Neal Anderson. Thomas Jones. Matt Forte. After an eight-season run, Forte has departed for the New Yorks... Read more
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ESPN
Most important offseason news for all 32 NFL teamsKapadiaNFC NORTHChicago Bears Forte was the second-most productive running bac
Most important offseason news for all 32 NFL teams
ESPN / Posted a month ago
KapadiaNFC NORTHChicago Bears Forte was the second-most productive running back in franchise history next to Hall of Famer Walter Payton, but Chicago opted not to re-sign the 30-year-old in free agency. That leaves a huge void in Chicago's... Read more
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MLive.com
Anquan Boldin brings experience, toughness to Detroit Lions' receiving corpsthat road. Just out of respect I didn't even ask about it." On a personal note
Anquan Boldin brings experience, toughness to Detroit Lions' receiving corps
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
that road. Just out of respect I didn't even ask about it." On a personal note, Boldin has been named to three Pro Bowls, was the 2003 AFC Offensive Rookie of the Year and last year won the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award for community ser... Read more
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Brandon Sun
RB Jeremy Langford ready to assume bigger role for Bearsand decided not to re-sign Forte. The two-time Pro Bowl running back is second
RB Jeremy Langford ready to assume bigger role for Bears
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
and decided not to re-sign Forte. The two-time Pro Bowl running back is second in franchise history to Hall of Famer Walter Payton in yards rushing (8,602), receptions (487), yards from scrimmage (12,718), 100-yard rushing games (24) and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
RB Jeremy Langford ready to assume bigger role for Bearsand decided not to re-sign Forte. The two-time Pro Bowl running back is second
RB Jeremy Langford ready to assume bigger role for Bears
Peoria Journal Star / Posted a month ago
and decided not to re-sign Forte. The two-time Pro Bowl running back is second in franchise history to Hall of Famer Walter Payton in yards rushing (8,602), receptions (487), yards from scrimmage (12,718), 100-yard rushing games (24) and... Read more
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