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Chicago Tribune
Trump fine with punishing dissenters, if he disagrees with thema politically divided nation, professional sports are a unifying force. You can
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
a politically divided nation, professional sports are a unifying force. You can celebrate the achievements of Tom Brady, Walter Payton, LeBron James, Michael Jordan and Bill Russell without caring whether they agree with you about immigration,... Read more
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Boston Herald
30 years after NFL strike, Joe Dudek recalls his big shotNew Hampshire college because no one else asked. When he walked off Plymouth St
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
New Hampshire college because no one else asked. When he walked off Plymouth State’s field for the final time he’d left Walter Payton in the dust and nearly bowled over Bo Jackson. But on draft day the NFL didn’t call until the drafting was... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Kentucky takes aim at golden opportunity to end Florida streakthough, has enabled his players to absorb those things and keep moving forward.
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
though, has enabled his players to absorb those things and keep moving forward. If you’re going to fall, fall forward, as Walter Payton used to say. “There is going to be big plays (against you) in the run game and pass game, it’s going to... Read more
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Arizona Cardinals
Larry Fitzgerald, Jason Witten Share Deep Bondcrossed paths again at Pro Bowls through the years, and really connected in 201
Arizona Cardinals / Posted 4 days ago
crossed paths again at Pro Bowls through the years, and really connected in 2013, when they were both nominated for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award for their humanitarian work. “When you’re so similar, with the way we are, it’s easy to... Read more
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ajc.com
Former Bulldog donates prized shoes for Hurricane Harvey victimsa financial donation to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey, but he also
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
a financial donation to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey, but he also went into his closet to make another donation. The Panthers’ linebacker received the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award in 2014 for his philanthropic work off the fie... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles open up Big Sky play against GrizzliesWins Fourth Big Sky Player of the Week Award He and his teammates took their l
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
Wins Fourth Big Sky Player of the Week Award He and his teammates took their lumps in the first two games, but Walter Payton Award candidate Gage Gubrud and the Eagles found their stride versus Fordham last Saturday (Sept. 16) in a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A former NFL player who made $51 million in his career is reportedly training to become an FBI agentChicago area. His work hasn't gone unrecognized. The 36 year old won the NFL's
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Chicago area. His work hasn't gone unrecognized. The 36 year old won the NFL's Salute to Service Award in 2012 and was the Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013. In a 2016 interview with Make It Better magazine, Tillman told Willie Griswold about... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A former NFL player who made $51 million in his career is reportedly training to become an FBI agentChicago area. His work hasn't gone unrecognized. The 36 year old won the NFL's
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Chicago area. His work hasn't gone unrecognized. The 36 year old won the NFL's Salute to Service Award in 2012 and was the Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013. In a 2016 interview with Make It Better magazine, Tillman told Willie Griswold about... Read more
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ajc.com
Former Bears CB Charles Tillman training to be an FBI agentwhose father Donald Tillman Jr. is a sergeant in the Army, also earned two Pro
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
whose father Donald Tillman Jr. is a sergeant in the Army, also earned two Pro Bowl nods and was named the 2013 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year. Tillman retired as a Bear in 2016 after signing a one day contract. Tillman played his last... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 20Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confiden
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confidential" with Brian Helgeland. [ + - ] 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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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 20Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confiden
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confidential" with Brian Helgeland. [ + - ] 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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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 20Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confiden
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1998 for co-writing "L.A. Confidential" with Brian Helgeland. [ + - ] 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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New York Post
Former Bears cornerback training to become FBI agentCroon, a spokesman for the Chicago bureau, told the newspaper. Tillman, a two-
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
Croon, a spokesman for the Chicago bureau, told the newspaper. Tillman, a two-time Pro Bowl selection, was named NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013 for his charitable efforts. He is considered to be one of the best defensive backs in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Former Bears cornerback Charles Tillman training to join the FBInext closest defensive back during his time in the league. Tillman was a two-ti
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
next closest defensive back during his time in the league. Tillman was a two-time Pro Bowl selection and was named the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013 for his philanthropic efforts. He is considered one of the best cornerbacks in Bears... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Bears cornerback Charles Tillman training to join FBInext closest defensive back during his time in the league. Tillman was a two-ti
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
next closest defensive back during his time in the league. Tillman was a two-time Pro Bowl selection and was named the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013 for his philanthropic efforts. He is considered one of the best cornerbacks in Bears... Read more
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The News-Herald
Kareem Hunt’s sensational start is proof measurables such as 40 times can be overrated | Opinionof five. Think of all the greats that played running back in the NFL. Jim Bro
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of five. Think of all the greats that played running back in the NFL. Jim Brown never did it. Neither did Barry Sanders, Walter Payton, Emmitt Smith. The list goes on and on. Of course, two games don’t make an NFL career, but something special... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Kevin McNamara: Brees just start of terrifying QB gauntlet for Patsissues throwing at high-priced free-agent corner Stephon Gilmore. The Chiefs' r
The Providence Journal / Posted 9 days ago
issues throwing at high-priced free-agent corner Stephon Gilmore. The Chiefs' rookie running back Kareem Hunt looked like Walter Payton in his first-ever NFL game, ripping the New England front seven for 148 yards on the ground and some... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Eags tally 10 sacks en route to 56-21 win at Fordhamhead coach this season. The game was to feature a pair of players who finished
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
head coach this season. The game was to feature a pair of players who finished in the top four in voting last year for the Walter Payton Award given to the top player in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision, but only one of them played.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles break school record for sacks in 56-21 win over Ramshead coach this season. The game was to feature a pair of players who finished
KHQ Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
head coach this season. The game was to feature a pair of players who finished in the top four in voting last year for the Walter Payton Award given to the top player in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision, but only one of them played.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What is Magic Johnson doing with these Chicago investors?group interview to confirm the scholarship money (he reminds her she has to ear
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
group interview to confirm the scholarship money (he reminds her she has to earn it). Academy also hosted third-graders at Walter Payton College Prep for six weeks this summer. That's the age group it will target, but it's filling its pipeline with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas school named to Niche's 15 best public high schools in Americaand compiles information on schools, released its 2018 rankings of the best pub
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
and compiles information on schools, released its 2018 rankings of the best public high schools in the US, and gave Walter Payton Prep the top billing. The ranking analyzed 17,867 public high schools and rated schools in areas like... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Game vs. Southern University is special for UTSA coach Frank Wilsonof historically black colleges and their football programs," Wilson said. "The
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
of historically black colleges and their football programs," Wilson said. "The legends go on and on. From Jerry Rice to Walter Payton to you name it, Aeneas Williams, Doug Williams, Steve McNair, all of those guys." "I have a lot of respect for... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Keidel: Is Adrian Peterson This Season's Worst Free-Agent Signing?set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exact
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exactly Charley Taylor out of the backfield, or Walter Payton blocking blitzers. He’s a bruiser, a tank, whose salad days are well behind him in the rearview mirror. What... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Is Adrian Peterson This Season's Worst Free-Agent Signing?set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exact
CBS Baltimore / Posted 11 days ago
set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exactly Charley Taylor out of the backfield, or Walter Payton blocking blitzers. He’s a bruiser, a tank, whose salad days are well behind him in the rearview mirror. What... Read more
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CBS Denver
Is Adrian Peterson This Season's Worst Free-Agent Signing?set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exact
CBS Denver / Posted 11 days ago
set the NFL ablaze this year. Even at his herculean best, Peterson wasn’t exactly Charley Taylor out of the backfield, or Walter Payton blocking blitzers. He’s a bruiser, a tank, whose salad days are well behind him in the rearview mirror. What... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kaepernick honor underscores awkward position NFL is inreceiver Anquan Bolden and linebacker Thomas Davis, have gone on to win the NFL
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
receiver Anquan Bolden and linebacker Thomas Davis, have gone on to win the NFL’s most prestigious humanitarian honor, the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award. Though Kaepernick is notably not employed by an NFL team, he still is represented... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Powerhouse Lehigh awaits Yalein receptions and receiving yards, he was named a third-team All-American by th
Yale Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
in receptions and receiving yards, he was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press and a finalist for the Walter Payton Award, given to the most outstanding offensive player in the FCS. Pelletier also compiled a career performance... Read more
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New Kerala
Chicago Luminaries Tackle Issues Of Violence And Ways To Keep Teens Active During Oct. 4 Chicago Sports Summit - newkerala news #271758forward; Tim Anderson, Chicago White Sox shortstop; Jarrett Payton, former NFL
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
forward; Tim Anderson, Chicago White Sox shortstop; Jarrett Payton, former NFL player and son of the late Hall of Famer Walter Payton; Jamal Mayers, former Chicago Blackhawks right wing; and Kimberly M. Foxx, Cook County State's Attorney; are... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Download’s Swap Meet: “You could probably sell that to a hipster”cartridges? Want to find out how much that original Beanie Babies collection is
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
cartridges? Want to find out how much that original Beanie Babies collection is worth? Been dying to sell that old poster featuring Michael Jordan, Andre Dawson and Walter Payton? You have the questions and Greg has the answers! It’s “The Swap Me... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn football set to kick off season at home against Ohio Dominicanof the Year in both 2015 and 2016, Watson has been named 2017 FCS National Perf
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 12 days ago
of the Year in both 2015 and 2016, Watson has been named 2017 FCS National Performer of the Year Watch List, STATS FCS Walter Payton Award Watch List, and preseason STATS FCS first-team All-American. He forms a scary duo with junior wide... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn football's star Justin Watson seeks to shine brighter than everin on Watson, a preseason first team All-American, so mixing up the formations
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 12 days ago
in on Watson, a preseason first team All-American, so mixing up the formations will be a key component to help get the 2016 Walter Payton Award finalist some space. “I think the biggest thing is avoiding any of the double coverage,” Watson... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Remembering the Best Sports Video Games of All-timeplayers were. In Tecmo Bowl, the Chicago Bears were almost unfair to use unless
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 days ago
players were. In Tecmo Bowl, the Chicago Bears were almost unfair to use unless you were playing the computer. What Walter Payton could do was absolutely unfair. In Tecmo Super Bowl, Bo Jackson was unstoppable and we were all introduced to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles look for 1st victory against Fordhamfamous Vince Lombardi. The game will feature a pair of players who finished in
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
famous Vince Lombardi. The game will feature a pair of players who finished in the top four in voting last year for the Walter Payton Award given to the top player in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision. Eastern quarterback Gage Gubrud... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Wilson: UTSA won't look past Southern after Baylor upsethad a view of historically black colleges and their football programs. The lege
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 days ago
had a view of historically black colleges and their football programs. The legends go on and on. “From Jerry Rice to Walter Payton to you name it, Aeneas Williams, Doug Williams, Steve McNair. I have a lot of respect for the job that those... Read more
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NFL.com
Ten GIFs that break down the world of Week 1at least stuck the landing with their pregame tribute to the fighting spirit of
NFL.com / Posted 15 days ago
at least stuck the landing with their pregame tribute to the fighting spirit of the city. Relatedly, call the fight for the Walter Payton Man of the Year. J.J. Watt has now raised $30 million in hurricane relief ... and counting. Sebastian... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
This is History: 16 Years After 9/11, Francis Scott Key Pens ‘The Star Spangled Banner’, Milton Berle ‘Mr. Television’ Debuts, Walter Payton Scores NFL RecordIn this Dec. 20, 1987, file photo, Chicago Bears' Walter Payton carries the bal
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
In this Dec. 20, 1987, file photo, Chicago Bears' Walter Payton carries the ball during an NFL football against the Seattle Seahawks in Chicago. (AP Photo/John Swart, File) ×This is History: 16 Years After 9/11, Francis Scott Key Pens ‘The Star... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Western Illinois tops Northern Arizona, 38-20to the preseason all-conference team, Cookus was one of two Lumberjacks named a
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 days ago
to the preseason all-conference team, Cookus was one of two Lumberjacks named as a player to watch in contention for the Walter Payton Award, given to the top player in the Football Championship Subdivision. And because the NCAA granted back his... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Bison wear down Eastern WashingtonChris Klieman said. “What a great job by the running backs and the rams.” The
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Chris Klieman said. “What a great job by the running backs and the rams.” The Bison defense held heralded quarterback and Walter Payton Award candidate Gage Gubrud to 10 of 30 passing for 134 yards with no touchdowns and two interceptions. It was... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
How Doug Martin's suspension keeps getting worse for BucsJim Brown won it 21 years, 11 months; 1958, Brown at 22 years, 11 months; 1984,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Jim Brown won it 21 years, 11 months; 1958, Brown at 22 years, 11 months; 1984, Dan Marino at 23 years, 4 months; 1977, Walter Payton at 23 years, 6 months; 1993, Emmitt Smith at 24 years, 8 months; and 1979, Earl Campbell at 24 years, 10... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man Caves are ready for sports viewing in Butler Countydisplays large posters of Hall-of Fame basketball great Allen Iverson and footb
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
displays large posters of Hall-of Fame basketball great Allen Iverson and football legend and Hall-of-Famer the late Walter Payton in his cave. “Those are what you call ‘Fathead’ decal posters and they can come right off the wall,” Shavers... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Bobcats host No. 4 SDSU in Gold Rush gameDuquesne at home in Brookings. The Jackrabbits have a nation-high six STATS FC
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
Duquesne at home in Brookings. The Jackrabbits have a nation-high six STATS FCS Preseason All-Americans, including three Walter Payton Award candidates on offense: junior quarterback Taryn Christion, senior wide receiver Jake Wieneke, and senior... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Tennon retiring after 43 years in the C-L printing press roomStreisand were among the top hitmakers. “All In the Family” and “Sanford and So
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
Streisand were among the top hitmakers. “All In the Family” and “Sanford and Son” were must-see TV. The great running back Walter Payton was a senior at Jackson State. “The 43 years sure went fast,” he says. “And the older I get the faster they... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Leathernecks hit the road to face high-powered NAULUMBERJACKS: Northern Arizona opened the 2017 season with a 62-24 loss at Arizo
McDonough County Voice / Posted 18 days ago
LUMBERJACKS: Northern Arizona opened the 2017 season with a 62-24 loss at Arizona... Case Cookus, on the Watch List for the Walter Payton Award for National Offensive Player of the Year, threw for 306 yards and two interceptions... Cory Young rushed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Field Museum dinosaur sports huge Walter Payton jerseyBrachiosaurus, who just might have been around to witness their last championsh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Brachiosaurus, who just might have been around to witness their last championship, is currently wearing a Bears No. 34 Walter Payton jersey outside the complex near Solider Field. It’s only the second time the Brachiosaurus has worn a Bears... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
As Big Ten relents on FCS scheduling, Towson's Ambrose hopes Terps become a regular opponentbedroom. He can recite the most important figures lining it: 1,800 rushing yard
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
bedroom. He can recite the most important figures lining it: 1,800 rushing yards, 400 receiving yards, 15 touchdowns, the Walter Payton Award. His goals for this Towson football... The first thing Shane Simpson sees each morning is a piece of... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Southern's Johnson honored at MEAC/SWAC Challenge BanquetSouthern defensive back Danny Johnson was honored Saturday night as the SWAC’s
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 18 days ago
Southern defensive back Danny Johnson was honored Saturday night as the SWAC’s representative for the ninth annual Walter Payton Achievement Award. The banquet was part of the MEAC/SWAC Challenge and the award was presented by Walter Payton’s son,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Southern's Johnson honored at MEAC/SWAC Challenge BanquetSouthern defensive back Danny Johnson was honored Saturday night as the SWAC’s
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 18 days ago
Southern defensive back Danny Johnson was honored Saturday night as the SWAC’s representative for the ninth annual Walter Payton Achievement Award. The banquet was part of the MEAC/SWAC Challenge and the award was presented by Walter Payton’s son,... Read more
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The Mercury News
NFL Week 1 picks: Patriots, 49ers, Raiders among victors49ers news, commentary and conversation. Texans 24, Jaguars 17: I can give you
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
49ers news, commentary and conversation. Texans 24, Jaguars 17: I can give you 28 million reasons J.J. Watt is already the Walter Payton NFL Man of The Year. Donate here. Washington 24, Eagles 23: Look who wins its first season opener since 2012,... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Download’s Swap Meet: “It doesn’t matter if it works, people just want the parts”Picker is here to evaluate your old collectibles. Are you dying to find out how
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 19 days ago
Picker is here to evaluate your old collectibles. Are you dying to find out how much that old Sports Illustrated signed by Walter Payton is worth? Have you been wanting to brag to someone about your Mayor Daley poster from 1983? Ever wonder how... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NFL 2017 preview: 10 things you need to knowIndianapolis Colts teammate Frank Gore needs another 1,000-yard rushing season
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Indianapolis Colts teammate Frank Gore needs another 1,000-yard rushing season to join Curtis Martin, Barry Sanders, Walter Payton and Emmitt Smith as the only NFLers ever with 10 such seasons. 6. SOPHOMORE SLUMPS?: His pending six-game... Read more
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