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Daily Herald
#TBT Gallery looks back at Bears vs. Packersof the Daily Herald staff starting with a Nov. 14, 1976, contest, where the Bea
#TBT Gallery looks back at Bears vs. Packers
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
of the Daily Herald staff starting with a Nov. 14, 1976, contest, where the Bears won 24-13. Of course, Bears' great Walter Payton is included in photos from this game in addition to ones from the 1979 and 1981 seasons. A selection of color... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago Bears more Mistakes than Monsters of the Midwaylast time the Bears were all they should be for more than a year or two at a ti
Chicago Bears more Mistakes than Monsters of the Midway
Daily Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
last time the Bears were all they should be for more than a year or two at a time was when the faces of the franchise were Walter Payton, who died 17 years ago, and Mike Ditka, who is endorsing merchandise for senior citizens. Yes, it has been... Read more
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Orange County Register
Register Book Club names new selectionCounty, has written books on subjects such as the Los Angeles Lakers’ Showtime
Register Book Club names new selection
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
County, has written books on subjects such as the Los Angeles Lakers’ Showtime dynasty years and Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton. The event is free, but attendees must be at least 21. Reserve a spot at eventbrite.com (search for Register... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The best stuffof the season: • Best NFL running backs: 1. Jim Brown (despite his Colin Kaepe
The best stuff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
of the season: • Best NFL running backs: 1. Jim Brown (despite his Colin Kaepernick endorsement); 2. Barry Sanders; 3. Walter Payton; 4. Emmitt Smith; 5. Eric Dickerson; 6. Gale Sayers; 7. LaDainian Tomlinson; 8. Earl Campbell; 9. Adrian... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs set for another theme trip — football jerseysleave Wrigley Field late Sunday night en route to Pittsburgh wearing football j
Cubs set for another theme trip — football jerseys
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
leave Wrigley Field late Sunday night en route to Pittsburgh wearing football jerseys. There’s likely to be replicas of Walter Payton and Barry Sanders jerseys, along with some college jerseys. Maddon also revealed that the rookies will be... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
DeAngelo Williams is 63 yards from setting a record he may not wantthe oldest player in NFL history to rush for 300 yards in his first three games
DeAngelo Williams is 63 yards from setting a record he may not want
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
the oldest player in NFL history to rush for 300 yards in his first three games, breaking a mark currently held by the late Walter Payton. Williams has bristled on multiple occasions at references to his age (33), even though he acknowledges that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
First half offensive troubles for Rams, Dolphins, Seahawks and Chiefsfrom Mile High -- at Cincinnati. Number of rushing yards Pittsburgh’s DeAngelo
First half offensive troubles for Rams, Dolphins, Seahawks and Chiefs
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
from Mile High -- at Cincinnati. Number of rushing yards Pittsburgh’s DeAngelo Williams needs to pass late Hall of Famer Walter Payton as the oldest player to rush for 300 yards in the first three weeks of a season. Williams is age 33, Payton was... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona Cardinals' David Johnson leads re-emergence of stiff-armused tool of destruction by several strong-armed, beastly and bruising running
Arizona Cardinals' David Johnson leads re-emergence of stiff-arm
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
used tool of destruction by several strong-armed, beastly and bruising running backs, including Jim Brown, Larry Csonka and Walter Payton. They passed the torch to the next generation of head-thumpers and chest-pokers such as Emmitt Smith, LaDainian... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
49ers guard Beadles has been steady on, off fieldIt has also given financial assistance to help families deal with crushing medi
49ers guard Beadles has been steady on, off field
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
It has also given financial assistance to help families deal with crushing medical expenses. Beadles, a two-time NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year award nominee, is heavily involved in every aspect of the foundation, including party... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears can learn from Cubs blueprint — starting with selling the teamlonger than Jim McMahon, longer than any quarterback save Sid Luckman. When on
Bears can learn from Cubs blueprint — starting with selling the team
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
longer than Jim McMahon, longer than any quarterback save Sid Luckman. When one thinks of long-lasting Bears such as Walter Payton, Dick Butkus, Dan Hampton, Mike Singletary and on down a short list, the common factor is an honest... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Matt Miller's Week 3 NFL Scouting Notebook: Kizer Rising, Anonymous Scout Q&AWR Cooper Kupp, Eastern Washington Cooper Kupp has won awards named after Jerr
Matt Miller's Week 3 NFL Scouting Notebook: Kizer Rising, Anonymous Scout Q&A
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
WR Cooper Kupp, Eastern Washington Cooper Kupp has won awards named after Jerry Rice (FCS freshman of the year) and Walter Payton (FCS offensive player of the year), which should tell you plenty about his ability and production. Kupp has NFL... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Must Stop NFL's Leading Rusher (at 33 Years Old) DeAngelo Williams33 or older in the first two games of the season. And if he’s able to rush for
Eagles Must Stop NFL's Leading Rusher (at 33 Years Old) DeAngelo Williams
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
33 or older in the first two games of the season. And if he’s able to rush for 63 yards against the Eagles, he’ll pass Walter Payton — who was 32 in 1986 — as the oldest player to rush for 300-plus yards in his team’s first three... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Fighting an Uphill Battle...Why Division I-AA and II Get The Cold Shoulderthe first response is "Who cares?" I'll tell you who cares. Quick, name the a
Fighting an Uphill Battle...Why Division I-AA and II Get The Cold Shoulder
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
the first response is "Who cares?" I'll tell you who cares. Quick, name the alma maters of Steve McNair, Jerry Rice, and Walter Payton. They were all named above. Steve McNair, one of only a handful of college football players in history to... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Download’s Swap Meet: It’s not junk, it’s Chicago historymeets “Let’s Make a Deal.” What cool item do you want to brag about? Some old s
The Download’s Swap Meet: It’s not junk, it’s Chicago history
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
meets “Let’s Make a Deal.” What cool item do you want to brag about? Some old signed baseball? An autographed shoe from Walter Payton? A memento from the Pope’s visit? What do you have that is too heavy to sell? Here is your chance to tell the... Read more
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News 8000
Panthers, NFL monitoring protests in advance of Sunday gamemore people getting injured and getting hurt — civilians and police. It's not t
Panthers, NFL monitoring protests in advance of Sunday game
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
more people getting injured and getting hurt — civilians and police. It's not the way to go about things." Davis, the 2014 Walter Payton Man of the Year, has been with the Panthers for 12 seasons and is one of the most endeared players in the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Braddy, Cleveland, & Dupree headline 2017 class of Mississippi Sports Hall of Famewith the USFL and put up impressive numbers before an injury in his second seas
Braddy, Cleveland, & Dupree headline 2017 class of Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
with the USFL and put up impressive numbers before an injury in his second season cut short a promising career. Inspired by Walter Payton, he signed with the Rams five years later for two seasons. Dupree has been the subject of nationally recognized... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Bo Levi Mitchell, Matt Nichols are friendly rivals as CFL quarterbackssince. Over his two seasons at Eastern Washington, Mitchell led the school to
Bo Levi Mitchell, Matt Nichols are friendly rivals as CFL quarterbacks
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
since. Over his two seasons at Eastern Washington, Mitchell led the school to an NCAA Division I title and also earned the Walter Payton award as the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision, formerly Division 1-AA. But after... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Catching up with... former Baltimore Colts DB Doug Nettlesfour concussions in the pros. "The first one was in Chicago, in 1975, where I
Catching up with... former Baltimore Colts DB Doug Nettles
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
four concussions in the pros. "The first one was in Chicago, in 1975, where I tackled [Bears' Hall of Fame running back] Walter Payton," Nettles said. "The next thing I remember is sitting on the plane beside [defensive end] Fred Cooke and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
How Javancy Jones fits in with Walter Paytonweek how much Jones could play, if at all. But Hughes compared Jones’ spirit t
How Javancy Jones fits in with Walter Payton
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
week how much Jones could play, if at all. But Hughes compared Jones’ spirit to those of former Jackson State running back Walter Payton, former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, who starred at... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 20games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game
September 20
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game against the New York Yankees. 1987: Walter Payton scores the 107th rushing touchdown of his career, breaking the then-NFL record held by Jim Brown. He would... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 20games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game
September 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game against the New York Yankees. 1987: Walter Payton scores the 107th rushing touchdown of his career, breaking the then-NFL record held by Jim Brown. He would... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 20games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game
On this day: September 20
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game against the New York Yankees. 1987: Walter Payton scores the 107th rushing touchdown of his career, breaking the then-NFL record held by Jim Brown. He would... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 20games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game
September 20
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game against the New York Yankees. 1987: Walter Payton scores the 107th rushing touchdown of his career, breaking the then-NFL record held by Jim Brown. He would... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 20games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game
September 20
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
games over 16 seasons, Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles sits out a game against the New York Yankees. 1987: Walter Payton scores the 107th rushing touchdown of his career, breaking the then-NFL record held by Jim Brown. He would... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Seattle Seahawks' O-Line and Anemic Offense Threaten to Derail Super Bowl Hopesidentity has long been built around the power run game. It isn't Rawls fault,
Seattle Seahawks' O-Line and Anemic Offense Threaten to Derail Super Bowl Hopes
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
identity has long been built around the power run game. It isn't Rawls fault, either. Or Michael's. You could line up Walter Payton in the Seattle backfield and he would struggle. There just aren't any holes to run through. The inability to... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Library now open seven days a weekMarshalltown sixth-grader, Peyton Lustyk, came in after the ceremony to pick up
Library now open seven days a week
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 10 days ago
Marshalltown sixth-grader, Peyton Lustyk, came in after the ceremony to pick up books on late Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton for a school project. "I'm on a 'Battle of the Books' team at school," the St. Francis Catholic School student... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona Cardinals RB David Johnson is one big dual threatknow how it is.” Palmer doesn’t. When he was asked about Johnson, the veteran
Arizona Cardinals RB David Johnson is one big dual threat
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
know how it is.” Palmer doesn’t. When he was asked about Johnson, the veteran quarterback gushed like he was talking about Walter Payton or Emmitt Smith. “Dave does everything,” Palmer said. “He runs the ball, obviously, great. He is a monster in... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Art at the ‘Bank’ for SMSU alumnusJobs together, with their likenesses made out of binary code. Oddly, he rarely
Art at the ‘Bank’ for SMSU alumnus
Marshall Independent / Posted 12 days ago
Jobs together, with their likenesses made out of binary code. Oddly, he rarely delves into sports. He did a portrait of Walter Payton, which was purchased by the late Chicago player's foundation, and these latest Viking pieces. "Maybe I should... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Mark Farley Interview before Eastern WashingtonFootball ..Won offensive play of the year award the last three years---won the
Mark Farley Interview before Eastern Washington
KWWL Iowa / Posted 13 days ago
Football ..Won offensive play of the year award the last three years---won the Jerry Rice Award his freshman season--the Walter Payton award last year--a very dynamic player.." Mark Farley "He's a great football player--he's so fast--he runs... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago teen honored at White Housethe appreciation of poetry and importance of creative expression through readin
Chicago teen honored at White House
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
the appreciation of poetry and importance of creative expression through readings and workshops. Binion is a senior at Walter Payton College Prep. The other winners include Maya Eashwaran of Alpharetta, GA; Gopal Raman of Dallas; Joey Reisberg... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles' Sproles more receiver than running back this yearthe fifth player in history with 1,000 rushing yards in Week 1 games. The four
Eagles' Sproles more receiver than running back this year
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
the fifth player in history with 1,000 rushing yards in Week 1 games. The four who have done it: Emmitt Smith (1,247), Walter Payton (1,067), Edgerrin James (1,062) and Jim Brown (1,043). * Nine teams scored at least 400 points last season.... Read more
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SportingNews
Carson Wentz should have monster rookie year if Eagles follow this blueprintplayed in the FCS but started on a pair of championship teams at North Dakota S
Carson Wentz should have monster rookie year if Eagles follow this blueprint
SportingNews / Posted 19 days ago
played in the FCS but started on a pair of championship teams at North Dakota State. He was also in the running for the Walter Payton Award, awarded to the most outstanding offensive player in that division. Like the others, he's mentally... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Teen poet who slammed Daley gets White House honoraward, and an invitation to perform for first lady Michelle Obama at the White
Teen poet who slammed Daley gets White House honor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
award, and an invitation to perform for first lady Michelle Obama at the White House on Thursday. Binion — a senior at Walter Payton College Prep — included her poem "Environmental Racism" as one of three poems she submitted to become one of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Stephanie Stradley's Texans vs. Bears Q&A with Tom Fornellito keep him. He leaves as the franchise's second all-time leading rusher, as we
Stephanie Stradley's Texans vs. Bears Q&A with Tom Fornelli
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
to keep him. He leaves as the franchise's second all-time leading rusher, as well as receiver, behind some dude named Walter Payton in both categories. They also just cut longtime kicker Robbie Gould this week, and he's the franchise's... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mannings pledge $1M to Batson Children's Hospitalwas named one of the “Top 20 Philanthropists under 40” by The New York Observer
Mannings pledge $1M to Batson Children's Hospital
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
was named one of the “Top 20 Philanthropists under 40” by The New York Observer and was a finalist for this year’s Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award. His devotion to Batson Children’s Hospital and philanthropic efforts can also be... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
LB Davis driven to earn Super Bowl ring for Panthers owneryear. Along with earning his first All-Pro selection last year, he's also been
LB Davis driven to earn Super Bowl ring for Panthers owner
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 21 days ago
year. Along with earning his first All-Pro selection last year, he's also been an ambassador for the team, winning the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014 and number of other awards for his community service. But his primary goal is to repay... Read more
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Brandon Sun
LB Davis driven to earn Super Bowl ring for Panthers owneryear. Along with earning his first All-Pro selection last year, he's also been
LB Davis driven to earn Super Bowl ring for Panthers owner
Brandon Sun / Posted 21 days ago
year. Along with earning his first All-Pro selection last year, he's also been an ambassador for the team, winning the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014 and number of other awards for his community service. But his primary goal is to repay... Read more
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CBS Sports
Meet the Prospect: Eastern Washington WR Cooper Kuppwhen he was at UW. Not to say there weren't others, but he stands out. Q: You
Meet the Prospect: Eastern Washington WR Cooper Kupp
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
when he was at UW. Not to say there weren't others, but he stands out. Q: You have won a number of awards, including the Walter Payton Award as the best offensive player in the FCS last year. What are your goals for your senior year? A: I set... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
CPS heads back to school as challenges loomgood news Monday ahead of the start of the school year. The mayor mingled with
CPS heads back to school as challenges loom
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
good news Monday ahead of the start of the school year. The mayor mingled with students while touring the new annex at Walter Payton College Prep. The high school has added 17 more classrooms plus a modern gymnasium, acting facility and dance... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CPS begins new school year with same old problemsadditional challenges to culture and climate that just can't be avoided." At a
CPS begins new school year with same old problems
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
additional challenges to culture and climate that just can't be avoided." At a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new annex at Walter Payton College Prep on Monday, Emanuel touted the latest CPS graduation rate of 73.5 percent, which the district says... Read more
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The News & Observer
Panthers’ Thomas Davis reveals promise he made to owner Jerry Richardsonroom because of his seniority, his multiple comebacks from injury and the exemp
Panthers’ Thomas Davis reveals promise he made to owner Jerry Richardson
The News & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
room because of his seniority, his multiple comebacks from injury and the exemplary community service that earned him the Walter Payton Man of the Year award in 2015. Quarterback Cam Newton has jokingly nicknamed him “Charlotte’s... Read more
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BC Local News
Ex NHL Chicago Blackhawks player from Surrey spent summers making music with NFL greatsgreatest and most famous NFL players ever in Payton, who sadly succumbed to can
Ex NHL Chicago Blackhawks player from Surrey spent summers making music with NFL greats
BC Local News / Posted 23 days ago
greatest and most famous NFL players ever in Payton, who sadly succumbed to cancer in 1999. “When you walked anywhere with Walter Payton, the place just stopped,” said Murray. “It was like Wayne Gretzky walking into a place in Edmonton, you know,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Washington State’s season-opening troubles continue in loss to Eastern Washingtonthat streak will live on for another year. EWU rode a huge 12-reception, 206-y
Washington State’s season-opening troubles continue in loss to Eastern Washington
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
that streak will live on for another year. EWU rode a huge 12-reception, 206-yard, three-touchdown performance from its Walter Payton Award-winning receiver Cooper Kupp to a 45-42 win at Martin Stadium, and became the second-straight FCS team to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Washington State hosts Eastern Washington in openerdangerous player is receiver Cooper Kupp, who gave up a chance to jump to the N
Washington State hosts Eastern Washington in opener
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 26 days ago
dangerous player is receiver Cooper Kupp, who gave up a chance to jump to the NFL to play his senior season. He won the Walter Payton Award as the nation's top FCS offensive player last season. Kupp has made a specialty out of out-classing... Read more
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FOX News
Washington State hosts Eastern Washington in openerdangerous player is receiver Cooper Kupp, who gave up a chance to jump to the N
Washington State hosts Eastern Washington in opener
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
dangerous player is receiver Cooper Kupp, who gave up a chance to jump to the NFL to play his senior season. He won the Walter Payton Award as the nation's top FCS offensive player last season. Kupp has made a specialty out of out-classing... Read more
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The Seattle Times
How WSU and UW whiffed on one of the best homegrown receivers to ever go unrecruited: EWU's Cooper Kupplevel,” said Kupp, who now holds seven FCS records and has won both the Jerry R
How WSU and UW whiffed on one of the best homegrown receivers to ever go unrecruited: EWU's Cooper Kupp
The Seattle Times / Posted 27 days ago
level,” said Kupp, who now holds seven FCS records and has won both the Jerry Rice Award (top freshman FCS player) and the Walter Payton Award (most outstanding FCS offensive player) during his career at EWU. It seemed as if no Division I football... Read more
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The Washington Times
Terry McAuliffe stump, lightheartedness reign at Redskins’ ‘Welcome Home Luncheon’Derrick Dockery was the Redskins Salute winner on behalf of his work with the m
Terry McAuliffe stump, lightheartedness reign at Redskins’ ‘Welcome Home Luncheon’
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
Derrick Dockery was the Redskins Salute winner on behalf of his work with the military. Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan was named Walter Payton Man of the Year for his work in the community. The luncheon began when a trumpeter played the team’s fight... Read more
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Philly.com
Jensen: '98 Pitt game introduced Villanova's Brian Westbrookeven more, Talley said. It was the springboard for the rest of Westbrook's rema
Jensen: '98 Pitt game introduced Villanova's Brian Westbrook
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
even more, Talley said. It was the springboard for the rest of Westbrook's remarkable time at Villanova, which included a Walter Payton award for national I-AA player of the year in 2001. Over his career, Westbrook set the NCAA all-divisions... Read more
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Philly.com
Pitt a big first test for Villanova, but game won't define seasonwhen it got to the second round. It likely would have made it last year had sen
Pitt a big first test for Villanova, but game won't define season
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
when it got to the second round. It likely would have made it last year had senior quarterback John Robertson, the 2014 Walter Payton Award winner, not gone down for good with a knee injury in Game 3. His replacement, Zach Bednarczyk, was the... Read more
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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 30 days 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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