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WSFA 12 Montgomery
26 players accept invites to Reese's Senior BowlFBS’ active career leader in receiving yards per game. Dallas Goedert, TE, Sou
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 43 minutes ago
FBS’ active career leader in receiving yards per game. Dallas Goedert, TE, South Dakota State – 2016 finalist for the Walter Payton Award with single-season school record 92 receptions. In 2017, leads team with 60 receptions, 966 yards. Danny... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
26 players accept invites to Reese's Senior BowlFBS’ active career leader in receiving yards per game. Dallas Goedert, TE, Sou
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted an hour ago
FBS’ active career leader in receiving yards per game. Dallas Goedert, TE, South Dakota State – 2016 finalist for the Walter Payton Award with single-season school record 92 receptions. In 2017, leads team with 60 receptions, 966 yards. Danny... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn football's Justin Watson named finalist for FCS Most Outstanding Playerat his gridiron dominance. Watson, for the second year in a row, was just name
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 3 hours ago
at his gridiron dominance. Watson, for the second year in a row, was just named one of 25 finalists for the prestigious Walter Payton Award, presented each year to the Most Outstanding Player in FCS Football. After becoming the first player in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UMaine, Husson football players in contention for national awardsin Bangor have been named finalists for prestigious national awards. Mack has
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
in Bangor have been named finalists for prestigious national awards. Mack has been named a finalist for the STATS Walter Payton Award, presented to the Football Championship Subdivision’s Offensive Player of the Year. Grayer is a finalist... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
10 thoughts on the Bears' 27-24 loss to the Lionsmerger in 1970, the Bears have 37 games with 222 rushing yards or more and 27 o
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
merger in 1970, the Bears have 37 games with 222 rushing yards or more and 27 of them occur during the career of the great Walter Payton. At any rate, the Bears’ record in those games is now 30-7. Some clamored for the Bears to get more aggressive... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions football: Remembering the team's titans of Thanksgivingof damage. He went 2-1 while completing 69% of his passes for 929 yards, seven
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
of damage. He went 2-1 while completing 69% of his passes for 929 yards, seven touchdowns and three interceptions.1977-80: Walter Payton “Sweetness” was savage in three games against the Lions. He rushed 56 times for 314 yards – an average of 5.6... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Only UC Davis recruited him. Now nation’s leading receiver has pros’ attentionas a student – Doss went from being a skinny, injured, unpolished receiver at A
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
as a student – Doss went from being a skinny, injured, unpolished receiver at Alameda High School to earning a spot on the Walter Payton Award watch list, which recognizes the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision. Sign up... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Otis Wilson discusses his new book and more on Sports Feeddiscussion was wide ranging on the show as Wilson remembered some moments from
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
discussion was wide ranging on the show as Wilson remembered some moments from his time with the Bears, his friendship with Walter Payton, while also talking about the current Bears as well. You can watch Otis' discussion with Jarrett on Thursday's... Read more
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NFL.com
Unpopular Opinions: All aboard 49ers train! Tyrod not Bills' issuenot exactly. The Bears and 49ers were rivals in the 1980s. The 49ers are partia
NFL.com / Posted 5 days ago
not exactly. The Bears and 49ers were rivals in the 1980s. The 49ers are partially (more like totally) responsible for Walter Payton never getting a touchdown in the Super Bowl years ago*. So it gives me absolutely no pleasure to give the 49ers... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
For former Joliet Catholic star Ty Isaac, a winding college road nears its end at Michiganof three VHS tapes. "His bedtime stuff wasn't 'Thomas the Tank Engine,'" said
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of three VHS tapes. "His bedtime stuff wasn't 'Thomas the Tank Engine,'" said Isaac's father, Tyrone. "It was videos of Walter Payton, Barry Sanders and Eric Dickerson." Isaac was competitive in everything, and he competed most with Tyrone, a... Read more
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NFL.com
SkyCam to offer distinct perspective on 'Thursday Night Football'Growing up, George's father introduced him to the game of football, praising ph
NFL.com / Posted 5 days ago
Growing up, George's father introduced him to the game of football, praising physical running backs such as Jim Brown and Walter Payton. Throughout his football career in the NFL and at Ohio State, the Heisman Trophy winner adopted that style of... Read more
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The State News
Women's basketball thrashes Oakland, 95-6313 shooting to go along with 12 rebounds and nine assists. “She always reminds
The State News / Posted 7 days ago
13 shooting to go along with 12 rebounds and nine assists. “She always reminds me of those hall of fame running backs like Walter Payton,” head coach Suzy Merchant said. “Shay is a quick one that can change directions at any time and, to me, she is... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago Bears Tarik Cohen is big fun in a small packageCarolina A&T. He took it and played hard. In 2017, he was a fourth round draft
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Carolina A&T. He took it and played hard. In 2017, he was a fourth round draft pick and picked up by the Chicago Bears. “Walter Payton came from an HBCU, so I really felt connected and that. I was thinking, I have the same opportunity that he had... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
SDSU's Goedert Picked To Play In Senior Bowlschool record 92 passes for 1,293 yards and 11 touchdowns last season en route
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
school record 92 passes for 1,293 yards and 11 touchdowns last season en route to being named a finalist for the STATS FCS Walter Payton Award. He again leads the team in receptions this season with 49 for 849 yards and five touchdowns. Goedert's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Prince Amukamara laments costly defensive breakdowns in Bears' loss to PackersHoward passed the 2,000-yard mark in his 24th career game, reaching that milest
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Howard passed the 2,000-yard mark in his 24th career game, reaching that milestone faster than any player in Bears history. Walter Payton needed 26 games to pass 2,000 yards. Gale Sayers needed 28. Been a long time: The Packers have won eight... Read more
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Bizjournals
Hines Ward selling Atlanta mansion for $5.5 million (Photos & Video)as a Pittsburgh Steeler. But Ward's accomplishments off the field as just as i
Bizjournals / Posted 10 days ago
as a Pittsburgh Steeler. But Ward's accomplishments off the field as just as impressive. He was named the Steelers' "2008 Walter Payton Man of the Year," featured as ABC's "Person of the Week," and founded his Helping Hands Foundations both in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Is Bears' Jordan Howard a better back in Year 2? Let us count the waysseeing things cleaner now in the run game." Howard, who had only 252 carries i
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
seeing things cleaner now in the run game." Howard, who had only 252 carries in 2016, is on pace for 324 this season. Only Walter Payton (10 times), Thomas Jones and Matt Forte (once each) have topped 300 carries in a single season in franchise... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Q&A with Prairie Ridge QB Samson Evans, player of the weekthere anyone you style your game after? When I was younger, going to junior-lev
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
there anyone you style your game after? When I was younger, going to junior-level games, my dad would always play a Walter Payton highlight video. I was always watching that before my games and I think that was one thing that I always would... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Police report: EWU QB was intoxicated and cursed at officersdowntown property. One of the top passers in the country, Gubrud has thrown fo
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
downtown property. One of the top passers in the country, Gubrud has thrown for 2,897 yards and 22 touchdowns. He was a Walter Payton Award finalist last year as one of the outstanding FCS players in the nation. Gubrud and Calhoun have started... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
E Washington-Suspensionsdowntown property. One of the top passers in the country, Gubrud has thrown fo
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
downtown property. One of the top passers in the country, Gubrud has thrown for 2,897 yards and 22 touchdowns. He was a Walter Payton Award finalist last year as one of the outstanding FCS players in the nation. Gubrud and Calhoun have started... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
See the Bears’ tribute to Jordan Howard’s tenth 100-yard game featuring Walter Paytonthe rest. Jordan Howard is the fastest player in #DaBears history to record 10
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
the rest. Jordan Howard is the fastest player in #DaBears history to record 10 100-yard rushing games (23 games), breaking Walter Payton’s record of 28. pic.twitter.com/MJBoA0qPY8 In honor of Howard becoming the fastest Bears player to ten rushing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas State's Taylor, Arkansas' Ragnow in running for Collegiate Man of Year Awardhave a $10,000 scholarship in his name donated to his school's athletic scholar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
have a $10,000 scholarship in his name donated to his school's athletic scholarship fund. The award is much like the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year, which Witten won in 2012 as a tight end for the Dallas Cowboys, and it will be given to the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Hog FB's Ragnow, A-State's Taylor Named Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Semifinalistsfamily and teammates demonstrated by Jason Witten, the 10-time Pro Bowl tight e
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
family and teammates demonstrated by Jason Witten, the 10-time Pro Bowl tight end for the Dallas Cowboys and the 2012 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year. A team captain as voted by his teammates, Ragnow is a tremendous ambassador for the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Ark. offensive lineman named Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Semifinalistfamily and teammates demonstrated by Jason Witten, the 10-time Pro Bowl tight e
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
family and teammates demonstrated by Jason Witten, the 10-time Pro Bowl tight end for the Dallas Cowboys and the 2012 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year. A team captain as voted by his teammates, Ragnow is a tremendous ambassador for the... Read more
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Arizona Cardinals
The Workload Of Ageless Adrian Petersonwho had 26 carries (for 106 yards) in a win over Seattle in 2004 when Smith was
Arizona Cardinals / Posted 14 days ago
who had 26 carries (for 106 yards) in a win over Seattle in 2004 when Smith was 35. According to Profootballreference.com, Walter Payton had only had two games of at least 30 carries at this age, both in the 1986 season, when he was 32. Curtis... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Kremlin praises Ovechkin’s Putin TeamDavis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide re
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
Davis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league’s Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' Humphrieswas fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide rec
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' Humphrieswas fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide rec
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' HumphriesDavis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide re
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
Davis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' HumphriesDavis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide re
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 17 days ago
Davis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' Humphrieswas fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide rec
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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Island Packet
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' Humphrieswas fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide rec
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Panthers' Davis fined $48K for hit on Bucs' HumphriesDavis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide re
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
Davis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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TSN
Panthers' Davis fined for hit on Buccaneers' HumphriesDavis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide re
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
Davis has been fined $48,620 by the NFL for his hit Sunday on Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries. Davis, the league's Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2014, posted on Instagram that he was unhappy with the fine and insisted the hit was legal.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles to host Weber State Saturday on SWXare at least 5,160 reasons Eastern Washington University's Gage Gubrud is now a
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
are at least 5,160 reasons Eastern Washington University's Gage Gubrud is now among the favorites to win the Walter Payton Award presented by STATS to the top offensive player in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision. The junior... Read more
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The Mercury News
Krueger: Garoppolo deal has all the right looksArlington Heights, Illinois, a south suburb of Chicago and went to Eastern Illi
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
Arlington Heights, Illinois, a south suburb of Chicago and went to Eastern Illinois. He busted out in 2013 by winning the Walter Payton Award, given annually to the top player in FCS after he threw for over 5,000 yards, completing 66 percent of... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Charlie Mitchell: Newest museums let Mississippi look in the mirrorthe nation's first state-funded college for women was here and the first athlet
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
the nation's first state-funded college for women was here and the first athlete on a box of Wheaties was Mississippi's Walter Payton. Many stories. Some trifling. Some world-changing. Some epic in terms of horror. Some epic in terms of... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Roundup: Wheaton Academy soccer advances to state semifinalSouth Jack Crouch ran for 204 yards and five touchdowns, and passed for a sixt
My Suburban Life / Posted 20 days ago
South Jack Crouch ran for 204 yards and five touchdowns, and passed for a sixth score, as the Raiders beat Walter Payton College Prep 49-31 in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. Nick D'Ambra ran for 119 yards and a 54-yard... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Belated birthday 5- College football playoff poll, World Series mania, Kaepernick to get a job?, Rushmore of card gamesto wear a hockey mask in an NHL game on this day in 1959. Gary Player is 82 to
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
to wear a hockey mask in an NHL game on this day in 1959. Gary Player is 82 today. Apple CEO Tim Cook is 57. War Eagle. Walter Payton died on this day in 1999. He was 45. As for today, on this day in 1834, the first documented form of poker was... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Glenbard South football player Jack Crouch is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by ReMax Suburbanwas selected: Crouch ran for 204 yards and five touchdowns, and threw for a six
My Suburban Life / Posted 20 days ago
was selected: Crouch ran for 204 yards and five touchdowns, and threw for a sixth touchdown, to lead the Raiders past Walter Payton College Prep 49-31 in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. On the season Crouch has completed 58.56... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
November 1"Die Hard 2," "Cape Fear," "In the Line of Fire" and "Secretariat." [ + - ]
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
"Die Hard 2," "Cape Fear," "In the Line of Fire" and "Secretariat." [ + - ] 1999: 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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The Mercury News
Jimmy Garoppolo comes to 49ers with lessons from Tom BradyCalifornia, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2017. (Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group) By his
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
California, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2017. (Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group) By his senior year of 2013, Garoppolo won the Walter Payton Award, which goes annually to the most outstanding offensive player from the Division I Football Championship... Read more
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The Mercury News
49ers Jimmy Garoppolo: ‘We’ll see what happens’facility in Santa Clara, California, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2017. (Patrick Tehan/Bay
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
facility in Santa Clara, California, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2017. (Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group) Garoppolo won the FCS’ Walter Payton Award as a senior as he led Eastern Illinois to a 12-2 record, with one of the losses coming against a Northern... Read more
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The Mercury News
49ers unveiling quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo todayother notable quarterbacks Tony Romo, Sean Payton and even Mike Shanahan, Kyle
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
other notable quarterbacks Tony Romo, Sean Payton and even Mike Shanahan, Kyle Shanahan’s father. Garoppolo won the FCS’ Walter Payton Award as a senior as he led Eastern Illinois to a 12-2 record, with one of the losses coming against a Northern... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Patriots QB, Arlington Heights native Jimmy Garoppolo traded the 49ershis time at Eastern Illinois. In his senior year of 2013, Garoppolo threw for 5
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
his time at Eastern Illinois. In his senior year of 2013, Garoppolo threw for 5,050 yards and 53 touchdowns in winning the Walter Payton Award for FCS Player of the Year. Drafted in the second round by the Patriots in 2014, he’s played in 17 games... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Jimmy Garoppolo fast facts: Get to know 49ers new QBAlso handled some punting duties, kicking nine times for 287 yards (31.9 averag
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Also handled some punting duties, kicking nine times for 287 yards (31.9 average). • In his senior season, he won the Walter Payton Award given to the most outstanding player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision. • The only... Read more
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The Mercury News
Jimmy Garoppolo fast facts: Get to know 49ers new QBAlso handled some punting duties, kicking nine times for 287 yards (31.9 averag
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
Also handled some punting duties, kicking nine times for 287 yards (31.9 average). — In his senior season, he won the Walter Payton Award given to the most outstanding player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision. — The only... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Who the Colts might consider trading as deadline nearsrush for at least 1,000 yards in 10 seasons. The others are in the Pro Football
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 21 days ago
rush for at least 1,000 yards in 10 seasons. The others are in the Pro Football Hall of Fame: Emmitt Smith, Curtis Martin, Walter Payton and Barry Sanders. Reason trade might occur: A contender might need a grind-it-out back. Gore reinforced he’s... Read more
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SportingNews
Texans' J.J. Watt throws out first pitch while on crutchesthe plate, but nobody really cared. Watt raised more than $37 million to benef
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
the plate, but nobody really cared. Watt raised more than $37 million to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey in the Houston area. The three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year is a frontrunner to be named the 2017 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Ye... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 27running back Emmitt Smith becomes the NFL's all-time leading rusher, breaking t
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
running back Emmitt Smith becomes the NFL's all-time leading rusher, breaking the record of 16,726 yards formerly held by Walter Payton. Smith ran for 109 yards on 24 carries during a home game against the Seattle Seahawks to reach a career total... Read more
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