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Darren Sharper fired by NFL Network

Darren Sharper fired by NFL Network

March 1 (UPI) -- NFL Network fires Darren Sharper as analyst after he turned himself in on rape charges.
By DANIELLE HAYNES, UPI.com
Ex-Saint Darren Sharper surrenders in LA after NOPD issues aggravated rape warrant

Ex-Saint Darren Sharper surrenders in LA after NOPD issues aggravated rape warrant

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Former New Orleans Saint Darren Sharper surrenders in Los Angeles after NOPD issues aggravated rape warrant, bringing total rape accusations to nine.
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Darren Sharper surrenders to LAPD in New Orleans rape case

Darren Sharper surrenders to LAPD in New Orleans rape case

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Former NFL player Darren Sharper surrendered to Los Angeles police after issuance of an arrest warrant alleging he raped two women in New Orleans, police said.

Allegations mount against Darren Sharper, in court for sexual battery

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Florida police say they are investigating sexual battery allegations against ex-NFL player Darren Sharper, who faces similar accusations in four other states.
Prosecutors seek higher bond for ex-NFL player charged in rapes

Prosecutors seek higher bond for ex-NFL player charged in rapes

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Prosecutors have asked a Los Angeles County judge to raise the bond for former NFL player Darren Sharper because he may have raped women in four states.

New Orleans police confirm Darren Sharper sex assault probe

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- New Orleans police confirmed Sunday former Saints safety and NFL Network analyst Darren Sharper is the target of a sexual assault probe in the city.
Ex-Pro Bowl safety, TV analyst Darren Sharper charged with rape

Ex-Pro Bowl safety, TV analyst Darren Sharper charged with rape

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Five-time former Pro Bowl safety and NFL Network football analyst Darren Sharper has been charged with rape in Los Angeles, police said Saturday.

Safety Sharper re-signs with Saints

NEW ORLEANS, May 3 (UPI) -- The New Orleans Saints have re-signed safety Darren Sharper to a one-year contract, the team said Monday.
NFL: New Orleans 46, Miami 34

NFL: New Orleans 46, Miami 34

MIAMI, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Interception returns for touchdowns by Darren Sharper and Tracy Porter highlighted a big comeback Sunday that gave New Orleans a 46-34 victory over Miami.
NFL: New Orleans 24, New York Jets 10

NFL: New Orleans 24, New York Jets 10

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- New Orleans scored on a 99-yard interception return by Darren Sharper and an end zone fumble recovery Sunday and went on to defeat the New York Jets 24-10.
Dallas' Williams selected for Pro Bowl

Dallas' Williams selected for Pro Bowl

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys safety Roy Williams was selected Thursday to take the NFC Pro Bowl spot of the late Washington Redskins defensive back Sean Taylor.

NFL: Minnesota 41, N.Y. Giants 17

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 25 (UPI) -- The Minnesota Vikings ran three of their four interceptions back for touchdowns Sunday in a 41-17 rout of the New York Giants.

NFL: Minnesota 37, N.Y. Jets 20

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Interception returns for touchdowns by Darren Sharper and Chad Greenway Friday night boosted the Minnesota Vikings to a 37-20 victory over the New York Jets.
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Gado receives NFC weekly player honor

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Green Bay running back Samkon Gado Wednesday was named NFC Offensive Player of Week 10. Gado, an undrafted free agent out of Liberty University, is getting a chance to be the Packers chief running back because of injuries to Ahman Green and Najeh Davenpor

NFL: Minnesota 24, N.Y. Giants 21

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Paul Edinger kicked a 48-yard field goal with 10 seconds left Sunday as Minnesota beat the New York Giants, 24-21.
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Darren Mallory Sharper (born November 3, 1975 in Richmond, Virginia) is an American football safety for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the second round of the 1997 NFL Draft. He played college football at William & Mary.

A four-time Pro Bowl selection, Sharper has also played for the Minnesota Vikings. He is the younger brother of former NFL linebacker Jamie Sharper.

Sharper played college football at William & Mary, where he was a teammate of current Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin and current Philadelphia Eagles assistant Sean McDermott. During his career he earned All-America honors twice and was named first-Team All-Yankee Conference three times. As a senior he was the Yankee Conference Defensive Player of the Year after intercepting 10 passes. He finished his college career with a school record 24 career interceptions and a I-AA record 468 career interception return yards. He also set the school record with 1,037 career punt return yards.

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