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Recognizing Greatness

There are only so many chances in life to witness greatness. You aren’t really sure at first if you’re watching it until you can’t stop finding a reason to look. 352 more words


Barry Sanders Teases Comeback With Lions On Twitter

By Dan Jenkins

Detroit Lions fans were heartbroken when Barry Sanders spontaneously retired at a young age in 1999.

However, the 48-year-old teased on Twitter Saturday night that if comedian and Detroit-native Keegan-Michael Key revives his Comedy Central show… 82 more words


New Alabama RB Najee Harris is already being compared to two NFL greats

Najee Harris was one of the most coveted recruits in the the class of 2017 and his recruitment came down to the last day of early enrollment. 292 more words


Classic Video Shows Barry Sanders Dunking A Basketball [VIDEO]

By: Evan Jankens

The last and only time the Detroit Lions have won a playoff game in the Super Bowl era, Barry Sanders was the name that everyone around the country knew. 94 more words


This Day in NFL History

December 21, 1997

Barry Sanders becomes only the third player in league history to rush for over 2,000 yards in a season. He rushes for 184 yards in the final game of the regular season to push his 1997 total to 2,053 yards, the second highest seasonal tally in NFL history. 57 more words


The "Lions and Tigers and Bears Oh My" Preview

This Sunday is the renewal of the annual “Lions and Tigers and Bears Oh My” game. In case you didn’t know, the “Lions and Tigers and Bears Oh My” game is when the Chicago Bears play the Detroit Lions at Detroit. 846 more words

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OU's Perine & OSU's Sanders Win Big 12 Awards

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine and Oklahoma State kick returner Barry J. Sanders have been named the Big 12 Offensive and Special Teams players of the week. 141 more words