NFL free agency opens today

...tackle Ndamukong Suh and Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray, the AP drawback is the same for all running backs - longevity. At 27, though...and Colts.HOW MUCH INTEREST IN RUNNING BACKS?Usually, not much. But this...
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Big trades steal spotlight from free agents

...depart Philadelphia. He joins two-time All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy, now in Buffalo, and Pro Bowl wide receiver...keep playing.The 49ers lost another mainstay when running back Frank Gore, their career rushing leader, joined the...
Peyton Manning returning for 18th NFL season

...39, when he tries to become the oldest QB to win a Super Bowl."We're just excited to have him back," Pro Bowl running back C.J. Anderson told the AP. "Of course, he just wants to go out there and win that ring. And we're just trying...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb. 4

...with temperatures plunging to minus 13 on the demanding Kandahar course in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.2012 - Running back Curtis Martin, the fourth-leading rusher in NFL history, and four linemen are elected to the Pro Football Hall of...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Jan. 25

...1981 - Jim Plunkett's two first-quarter touchdown passes, including a Super Bowl-record 80-yard strike to running back Kenny King, lead the Oakland Raiders to a 27-10 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.1987 - The New York Giants...
Heisman winner says he's going to the NFL

...into the end zone over receiver Keanon Lowe and a Cowboys defender.Then there was an inspired shovel pass to freshman running back Royce Freeman that gave the Ducks a key first down in a victory over then-No. 7 Michigan State.And although the...
Seattle and Carolina both relying on run game

...rushed for 1,039 yards that season, while Wilson had 849 yards rushing this season. Warrick Dunn was the workhorse running back for Atlanta, gaining for 1,140 yards in 2006, while Lynch has carried the load for Seattle with 1,306 yards this...
WVU fades in 45-37 Liberty Bowl loss

...West Virginia 40. The move paid off when Allen found running back Trey Williams for a touchdown."That's a play we...the receivers, but we knew they wouldn't cover the running backs."Texas A&M pulled ahead for good 28-27 with 53...
A play of infamy

...Wilson's hands rather than Lynch, the most powerful running back in the game and the man who could single-handedly...Carroll inexplicably took Heisman Trophy-winning running back Reggie Bush off the field on fourth-and-1. The...
Hot rod driver gets 3 months for injuring passenger

...He choked up while showing the judge family pictures, including some of Silver playing football. Silver was a star running back for the JDHS football team and went on to play football at a junior college for two years."It's even stronger now...


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