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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for July 25: Matt LeBlanc, Estelle Getty, Mason Cook, Wendy Raquel RobinsonJose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71) -- Folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman
Reality TV World / Posted 16 hours ago
Jose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71) -- Folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman in 1948 -- Football Hall of Fame member Walter Payton in 1954 -- Model/actor Iman Abdulmajid in 1955 (age 62) -- Louise Joy Brown, the first "test-tube" baby, in... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for July 25, the 206th day of 2017Jose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71); folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman in
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
Jose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71); folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman in 1948; football Hall of Fame member Walter Payton in 1954; model/actor Iman Abdulmajid in 1955 (age 62); actor Matt LeBlanc in 1967 (age 50); actor Wendy Raquel... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Quintet of Tuesday true or false and Rushmore of running backsState scout site just made this year's Egg Bowl arguably the most heated this s
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
State scout site just made this year's Egg Bowl arguably the most heated this side of the Iron Bowl.) True or false, Walter Payton, who would have turned 63 today is far left on the Rushmore of running backs. (We say false. We'd go Jim Brown... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for July 25: Matt LeBlanc, Wendy Raquel RobinsonJose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71) -- Folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
Jose Areas (Santana) in 1946 (age 71) -- Folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman in 1948 -- Football Hall of Fame member Walter Payton in 1954 -- Model/actor Iman Abdulmajid in 1955 (age 62) -- Louise Joy Brown, the first "test-tube" baby, in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
July 25larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 19
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 1954: Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, a nine-time Pro Bowler who once held the NFL records for most career rushing yards, touchdowns, carries, yards... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
July 25larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 19
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 1954: Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, a nine-time Pro Bowler who once held the NFL records for most career rushing yards, touchdowns, carries, yards... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
July 25larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 19
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 1954: Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, a nine-time Pro Bowler who once held the NFL records for most career rushing yards, touchdowns, carries, yards... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
July 25larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 19
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 1954: Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, a nine-time Pro Bowler who once held the NFL records for most career rushing yards, touchdowns, carries, yards... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
July 25larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 19
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
larger Andrea Doria would capsize and sink the following morning. [ + - ] 1954: Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, a nine-time Pro Bowler who once held the NFL records for most career rushing yards, touchdowns, carries, yards... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Broncos' David Bruton retires, will prusue career in physical therapybe could on special teams and play in the NFL for a longtime." Bruton will alw
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
be could on special teams and play in the NFL for a longtime." Bruton will always be remembered as a Bronco. He won their Walter Payton Man of the Year of the Award. He had an opportunity to attend school at Dayton, but wants to remain a part of... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Former Broncos safety David Bruton Jr. retiresSteelers and finished the season on injured reserve. With his numerous charita
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
Steelers and finished the season on injured reserve. With his numerous charitable efforts, Bruton was named the Broncos’ Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year in 2015 and was the top vote getter for the NFL Players Association’s 2015 Byron “Whizzer”... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Jordan Howard Isn't Taking His Foot off the Gas After Monster Rookie SeasonAnd he learned to harness powerful forces that have nothing to do with muscle.
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
And he learned to harness powerful forces that have nothing to do with muscle. When he was a boy, Howard had a book about Walter Payton that he read frequently. "The cover was blue, and the page numbers were orange," he says. When he was in... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
PFT preseason power rankings No. 6: Dallas Cowboysthe NFL’s all-time good guys. He is all about team on the field, and all about
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
the NFL’s all-time good guys. He is all about team on the field, and all about helping others off it. In 2012, he won the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Five years after Witten’s retirement, Hall of Fame selectors will discuss his career.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
UGA athletes named to Circle of Honorplay in the Super Bowl 13 days later. Second, Davis has won many honors for hi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
play in the Super Bowl 13 days later. Second, Davis has won many honors for his philanthropic work, most notably the 2014 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award. Hoffa will become the second shot putter to join the Circle of Honor. The Augusta... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lions hire Barry Sanders as 'brand ambassador'during the 1997 campaign. His 15,269 yards are the most in franchise history an
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
during the 1997 campaign. His 15,269 yards are the most in franchise history and third all-time behind Emmitt Smith and Walter Payton. The Lions icon was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2004, his first year of eligibility. At this... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Frank Gore closing in on the Top 5 for all-time rushing yardswho retired with 14,101 yards. Another 1,000-yard season would be the 10th of
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
who retired with 14,101 yards. Another 1,000-yard season would be the 10th of Gore’s career, tying him with Martin, Walter Payton and Barry Sanders for the second most 1,000-yard seasons in NFL history. Only Emmitt Smith, with 11 1,000-yard... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lions hire Barry Sanders as 'brand ambassador'during the 1997 campaign. His 15,269 yards are the most in franchise history an
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
during the 1997 campaign. His 15,269 yards are the most in franchise history and third all-time behind Emmitt Smith and Walter Payton. The Lions icon was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2004, his first year of eligibility. At this... Read more
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The Mercury News
My five most memorable athletes and coachesnext column topic. Plus, if you do this job long enough to have covered games i
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
next column topic. Plus, if you do this job long enough to have covered games involving Earl Campbell and Marcus Allen and Walter Payton and Tony Dorsett and LaDainian Tomlinson and Barry Sanders — all of them brilliant runners with signature... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bears still looking for way to the topKubena 1 — Sam Houston State — 200 points, 20 first-place votes The Bearkats
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Kubena 1 — Sam Houston State — 200 points, 20 first-place votes The Bearkats return senior quarterback and 2016 FCS Walter Payton Award winner Jeremiah Briscoe, who threw for an FCS record 57 touchdowns in 2016. Senior 6-1, 310-pound... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As he heads to Hall of Fame, LaDainian Tomlinson remains married to the gamein Texas, football was like a religion. So watching football with my dad, I jus
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
in Texas, football was like a religion. So watching football with my dad, I just kind of fell in love with it. Seeing Walter Payton play, I fell in love with him and wanted to be a running back because of [him].” From the couch, the love... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
With Dorrel at helm, Wildcats picked 8th in SouthlandDefensively, Sam Houston State is led by defensive end P.J. Hall and linebacker
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
Defensively, Sam Houston State is led by defensive end P.J. Hall and linebacker Justin Johnson. Briscoe is the reigning Walter Payton Award winner, which signifies the top player in FCS football. He threw for 4,602 yards and 57 touchdowns... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
ACU picked 8th in Southlland pollDefensively, Sam Houston State is led by defensive end P.J. Hall and linebacker
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
Defensively, Sam Houston State is led by defensive end P.J. Hall and linebacker Justin Johnson. Briscoe is the reigning Walter Payton Award winner, which signifies the top player in FCS football. He threw for 4,602 yards and 57 touchdowns... Read more
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KXXV Waco
McNeese picked third, Sam Houston to repeat as conference champs in Southland preseason pollas conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Le
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
as conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Leading the way for Sam Houston State is 2016 Walter Payton Award winner Jeremiah Briscoe. The senior quarterback rewrote more than one record book last season behind... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
McNeese picked third, Sam Houston to repeat as conference champs in Southland preseason pollas conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Le
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
as conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Leading the way for Sam Houston State is 2016 Walter Payton Award winner Jeremiah Briscoe. The senior quarterback rewrote more than one record book last season behind... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
McNeese picked third, Sam Houston to repeat as conference champs in Southland preseason pollas conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Le
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
as conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Leading the way for Sam Houston State is 2016 Walter Payton Award winner Jeremiah Briscoe. The senior quarterback rewrote more than one record book last season behind... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
McNeese picked third, Sam Houston to repeat as conference champs in Southland preseason pollas conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Le
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
as conference champions after an undefeated run through the league in 2016. Leading the way for Sam Houston State is 2016 Walter Payton Award winner Jeremiah Briscoe. The senior quarterback rewrote more than one record book last season behind... Read more
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NFL.com
AFC bold predictions: Tom Brady breaks barrier, Raiders rollmedia. (Fake news?) By the way, only five players have surpassed 1,000 yards ru
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
media. (Fake news?) By the way, only five players have surpassed 1,000 yards rushing in their 12th seasons: John Riggins, Walter Payton, Emmitt Smith, Franco Harris and Gore. Jacksonville Jaguars: They finish with a top-10 scoring defense for the... Read more
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NFL.com
Why you should root for the Los Angeles ChargersAnd he thought I was a lunatic for even asking about this. I love LT. He was th
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
And he thought I was a lunatic for even asking about this. I love LT. He was the best RB I've ever seen in my life besides Walter Payton. (Jesus, I needed to get that Bears reference in.) But there is really only one guy who could be considered the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Students Work Out, Learn Life Lessons From NFL All-Protrains top athletes in several sports. Owner Tony Villani says helping young me
NBC Miami / Posted 7 days ago
trains top athletes in several sports. Owner Tony Villani says helping young men is in the DNA of Boldin, who was award the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award in 2015 for his work both on and off the field. “He works out with the kids every... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Thomas Davis says it's 'unfair' to say contract talks led to Gettleman's firingof things and intimately, Mr. Richardson made a decision and it’s something tha
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
of things and intimately, Mr. Richardson made a decision and it’s something that we’re all going to live with.” The 2014 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award winner said he was shocked to hear that Gettleman was relieved of his duties and that... Read more
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CBS Sports
Panthers appear to be choosing family over football again, for better or worsehim a bunch of money now could backfire. But make no mistake -- Davis is one of
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
him a bunch of money now could backfire. But make no mistake -- Davis is one of the franchise's favorite players. He is a Walter Payton Man of the Year Award winner. He is incredibly active in the Charlotte community. He has spent 11 years with... Read more
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MLive.com
Players with Michigan ties taken in Sports Illustrated's All-Time NFL Draftof Fame running back Barry Sanders was drafted by six-time NFL executive of the
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
of Fame running back Barry Sanders was drafted by six-time NFL executive of the year Bill Polian in the second round. Jim Brown, Walter Payton and Gale Sayers were the only running backs taken ahead of Sanders, the third leading rusher in NFL histo... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Three Griz, One Bobcat placed on All-Big Sky Teamthrowing for 48 touchdowns. He also rushed for 606 yards, leading EWU in rushin
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 days ago
throwing for 48 touchdowns. He also rushed for 606 yards, leading EWU in rushing yards. Gubrud was a finalist for the STATS Walter Payton Award, along with former Eagles receiver Cooper Kupp. Reyes won the Big Sky’s Defensive Player of the Year... Read more
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ABC Montana
Three Griz, One Bobcat placed on All-Big Sky Teamthrowing for 48 touchdowns. He also rushed for 606 yards, leading EWU in rushin
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
throwing for 48 touchdowns. He also rushed for 606 yards, leading EWU in rushing yards. Gubrud was a finalist for the STATS Walter Payton Award, along with former Eagles receiver Cooper Kupp. Reyes won the Big Sky’s Defensive Player of the Year... Read more
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The News & Observer
What Panthers’ Greg Olsen stands to gain – and lose – with possible training camp holdoutNFL Man of the Year Award, which Davis won after the 2014 season. Given the his
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
NFL Man of the Year Award, which Davis won after the 2014 season. Given the history of the award named for ex-Bears great Walter Payton, being a finalist last year means Olsen is almost certain to win it sooner rather than later.What would he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NCAA FOOTBALL: Played in Houston since 2013, SWAC dropping championship gameit's not just about the money. Coaches in the league that once routinely produc
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
it's not just about the money. Coaches in the league that once routinely produced NFL stars, including Jerry Rice and Walter Payton, believe the platform will have a positive impact on recruiting, enhance the prestige of the conference and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SWAC banking on Celebration Bowl for money, prestigeit's not just about the money. Coaches in the league that once routinely produc
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
it's not just about the money. Coaches in the league that once routinely produced NFL stars, including Jerry Rice and Walter Payton, believe the platform will have a positive impact on recruiting, enhance the prestige of the conference and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sam Houston State places 11 on All-Southland preseason teamsthe honorees for Sam Houston is senior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe, who last s
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
the honorees for Sam Houston is senior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe, who last season broke the all-time FCS record with 57 touchdown passes en route to winning the Walter Payton Award for top offensive player in FCS. (Story continues be... Read more
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The News & Observer
Ranking top 20 Panthers of all time shows just how loaded 2017 team will befrom his third – yes, his third – ACL surgery on the same knee. Davis also is t
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
from his third – yes, his third – ACL surgery on the same knee. Davis also is the only Panther to ever win the NFL’s Walter Payton “Man of the Year” Award for his community service. 6. Sam Mills: What? The man who led the 1996 Panthers to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Witten Expected to Move Up List for All-Time Pass Receptionsenter the Hall of Fame and receive a gold jacket himself for his work on the fi
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
enter the Hall of Fame and receive a gold jacket himself for his work on the field. Witten is also a past recipient of the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award for his work off the field. For the record, Jerry Rice has the all-time record of 1,549... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Jim Washburn on former DE Kyle Vanden Bosch: “There’s nobody like him … he’s special”from 2005-09. “He just came out and he’s just special,” Washburn said. “There’
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 19 days ago
from 2005-09. “He just came out and he’s just special,” Washburn said. “There’s nobody like him. I don’t care. You can say Walter Payton, Jerry Rice running those hills… they weren’t any more dedicated than this guy. This guy was different. He came... Read more
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Salon.com
Elite public schools that rely on entry exams fail the diversity testcompetitive public schools that base enrollment on test scores. With a school l
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
competitive public schools that base enrollment on test scores. With a school like New York’s Stuyvesant, Boston Latin or Walter Payton (in Chicago) on their transcript, students are grouped with other, high-achieving peers, receive rigorous... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Panthers' Davis continues annual Ultimate Queen City Car and Bike ShowCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis, a former NFL Walter Payton
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis, a former NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award winner, is as passionate about his community as he is about making big plays on Sundays. Davis hosted the third-annual Ultimate Queen City Car and... Read more
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NFL.com
Why you should root for the Cleveland BrownsK-Dawg himself, Kevin Costner. There's a lot to unwrap here. Let's move on.The
NFL.com / Posted 27 days ago
K-Dawg himself, Kevin Costner. There's a lot to unwrap here. Let's move on.The franchise's best I've made it rather clear Walter Payton is the best running back in NFL history. But I will politely listen to any Browns fan who wants to prop up Jim... Read more
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NFL.com
Revisiting notable NFL MVP races: When did voters get it wrong?votes despite leading the NFL in rushing yards in 2001. Guess I'll go with '02,
NFL.com / Posted 27 days ago
votes despite leading the NFL in rushing yards in 2001. Guess I'll go with '02, when the hardest working stud this side of Walter Payton paced everyone with 2,287 scrimmage yards and 24 touchdowns despite missing two games. Sure, Holmes' 8-8 Chiefs... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
IndyCar driver wears a Walter Payton-themed helmet for race at Road AmericaVerizon IndyCar Series driver Ed Jones sports a Walter Payton-themed helmet dur
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ed Jones sports a Walter Payton-themed helmet during the series race at Road America on June 25th. (Courtesy: Twitter @Edjonesracing) ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – The spirit of “Sweetness” lives on in a number of places around... Read more
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NFL.com
Why you should root for the Pittsburgh Steelersand Marvin Harrison? Marshall Faulk and Torry Holt? Fine, I'll humor Steelers f
NFL.com / Posted 30 days ago
and Marvin Harrison? Marshall Faulk and Torry Holt? Fine, I'll humor Steelers fans with Franco Harris and Lynn Swann. (But Walter Payton >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Franco.) So, there is a good chance we are enjoying the very best running back-receiver tag... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Faith column: Getting back upto encourage someone today that most games are not won by one play, but by the
Craig Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
to encourage someone today that most games are not won by one play, but by the persistence of a team for the entire game. Walter Payton ran for nine miles in his career. When they figured up his stats, they realized that he was knocked down every... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Mitrione talks a good game as he meets Emelianenko at GardenGiants, San Francisco 49ers and Minnesota Vikings. His heroes growing up were n
Lake Placid News / Posted 1 months ago
Giants, San Francisco 49ers and Minnesota Vikings. His heroes growing up were not fighters, but guys like Barry Sanders, Walter Payton and Reggie White. Mitrione was selling a line of sports drinks after his NFL career ended when he became... Read more
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NFL.com
Why you should root for the Chicago Bearsof the problem stems from the Bears having two of the five greatest running bac
NFL.com / Posted 1 months ago
of the problem stems from the Bears having two of the five greatest running backs of all time in their history (G.O.A.T. Walter Payton and Gale Sayers). It's something that dogged Neal Anderson, too, post-Walter. But let me put it to you this way... Read more
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