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The All-Time Big 12 NFL Team

As we move toward the NFL season, we are going to do some combined college and pro football rankings, putting together the best all-time NFL team to come from schools in the current power conferences. 773 more words

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Lions turning Barry Sanders into a caricature with new 'role'

Published July 22, 2017

The toughest, baddest Red Wing of them all—heck, maybe the toughest, baddest hockey player of them all—was not long into his retirement from skates when the press caught him at a team function in his new role as a club vice president. 1,411 more words

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"Megatron" pipe-dream for the Raiders; Former Lion Calvin Johnson on wish list

In this Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015 AP File Photo, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) warms ups before an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers at Ford Field in Detroit. 1,217 more words

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Cowboys fans rip Cole Beasley for calling Barry Sanders the best RB ever, Beasley responds

Cole Beasley has been a Cowboy for his entire NFL career. He hasn’t been a Cowboy his entire life, though, so it’s not surprising that he’d have opinions that fans in Dallas would not agree with. 367 more words

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Dan Fouts Took Punter Ray Guy 4th Overall in an All-Time NFL Draft

Twelve NFL experts took part in an All-Time Draft for Peter King’s MMQB. It’s the perfect evergreen mid-July content. The possibilities were endless and the GMs for a day held in their hands remarkable power. 404 more words

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July 16: Happy Birthday Ginger Rogers and Barbara Stanwyck

We feature a couple of Golden Age greats today.  I was able to find a picture of the two of them together—that’s Stanwyck on the left, with Rogers standing next to her second husband, actor Lew Ayres. 1,408 more words

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Former 6-time Pro Bowler says “it wasn’t worth my time” about NFL tenure following sudden retirement

Calvin Johnson’s abrupt retirement in 2015 after only nine seasons in the NFL was shocking since he was still in his prime, but the former 6-time Pro Bowler has no regrets about calling it quits early. 254 more words

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