Seahawks' Lynch puts in required Super Bowl media day appearance

Seahawks' Lynch puts in required Super Bowl media day appearance

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who hasn't spoken to reporters all season, put in a brief, required appearance at Super Bowl media day Tuesday.

NFL: Team Rice 22, Team Sanders 21

HONOLULU, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- DeMarco Murray's TD grab with 41 seconds left and a subsequent 2-point conversion Sunday lifted Team Rice over Team Sanders 22-21 in the 2014 Pro Bowl.

Manning, Brady selected to Pro Bowl roster

NEW YORK, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, the only players in NFL history to throw for 50 touchdowns in one season, were named to the 2014 NFL Pro Bowl Friday.

Sanders fired from charter school he helped found

DALLAS, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Former Dallas Cowboys great Deion Sanders was fired by administrators at the Texas charter school he helped found in a scene he described as "total chaos."
Deion Sanders removed from charter school he helped found

Deion Sanders removed from charter school he helped found

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Deion Sanders was removed from his role as coach and part-time operator of the Fort Worth, Texas, charter school he helped create, the school website announced.

Police investigate alleged assault by Deion Sanders at prep school

DALLAS, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- A charter school employee in Dallas claims he was assaulted by former football star Deion Sanders during an administrative meeting at the school.

Deion Sanders Jr.'s visit with Lil' Wayne scrutinized

DALLAS, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Southern Methodist University is trying to determine how a player -- the son of NFL great Deion Sanders -- got backstage at a Dallas Lil' Wayne concert.

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Radical changes made to NFL's Pro Bowl

NEW YORK, July 31 (UPI) -- The National Football League announced Wednesday radical alterations would be made to the Pro Bowl, chief among them a draft to fill out the rosters.

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Trust issues cloud Sanders' custody trial

MCKINNEY, Texas, March 5 (UPI) -- A trial to settle Deion Sanders and wife Pilar's child custody issues began Tuesday with accusations the Hall of Famer is a manipulative father.

Sanders, wife to share custody of children

DALLAS, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Retired football player Deion Sanders and his estranged wife Pilar will share custody of their three children, a judge in the contentious divorce case ruled.

Deion Sanders, ex-wife, spar in court

DALLAS, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The messy divorce of former Dallas Cowboys great Deion Sanders and his estranged wife Pilar was aired in court Wednesday.

Dez Bryant rules: No booze, no strip clubs

IRVING, Texas, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- The Dallas Cowboys set rules, including no drinking and no strip clubs, for Dez Bryant following the latest controversy involving the receiver, his lawyer said.

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Deion Luwynn Sanders (pronounced /ˈdiːɒn/; born August 9, 1967), nicknamed "Prime Time" and "Neon Deion", is a former National Football League cornerback and Major League Baseball outfielder who currently works as an NFL Network analyst. He was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on August 6, 2011.

Sanders is considered one of the most versatile athletes in sporting history because he played two sports at multiple positions. In the NFL, he played primarily at cornerback, but also occasionally as a wide receiver, kick returner, and punt returner. He played for the Atlanta Falcons, the San Francisco 49ers, the Dallas Cowboys, the Washington Redskins, and the Baltimore Ravens, winning the Super Bowl with both the 49ers and the Cowboys. In baseball, he played for the New York Yankees, the Atlanta Braves, the Cincinnati Reds, and the San Francisco Giants. He attended Florida State University, where he excelled at both football and baseball.

Sanders was born in Fort Myers, Florida. He attended North Fort Myers High School in North Fort Myers, Florida, and was a lettermanand credited All-State in football, basketball, and baseball. He was an All-State honoree in all three sports. In 1985, Sanders was named to the Florida High School Association All-Century Team which selected the Top 33 players in the 100 year history of high school football in the state of Florida.

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