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Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates

Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates

CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Coaches Bill Cowher, Bill Parcells and Marty Schottenheimer were listed Wednesday among the 11 first-year candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Tiki Barber's Anne Frank Holocaust quip

Tiki Barber's Anne Frank Holocaust quip

NEW YORK, May 26 (UPI) -- Former New York Giant running back Tiki Barber has ignited controversy with remarks comparing himself to Holocaust victim Anne Frank.

Report: Tiki Barber returning to Giants

NEW YORK, March 8 (UPI) -- Former New York Giants running back Tiki Barber is coming out of retirement, his agent told FoxSports.com Tuesday.

Suit: Affair made sports star 'worthless'

NEW YORK, July 14 (UPI) -- A New York fitness center has sued former Giants running back Tiki Barber for a million dollars, saying a public affair made him worthless as a spokesman.

President to appear in Super Bowl coverage

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama will appear before the game on the NBC Sports telecast of Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa on Sunday.
Giants' Derrick Ward leads top NFC players

Giants' Derrick Ward leads top NFC players

NEW YORK, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- New York Giants running Derrick Ward is the NFC offensive player of the week after gaining 215 yards on 15 carries in their 34-28 overtime win over Carolina.
Stars line up to play 'Family Feud'

Stars line up to play 'Family Feud'

BURBANK, Calif., June 12 (UPI) -- The families of Larry the Cable Guy, Ice T, Joan Rivers and Wayne Newton are on board to compete in the U.S. game show "Celebrity Family Feud," NBC said.
Sparks, Chesney to perform at Macy's bash

Sparks, Chesney to perform at Macy's bash

NEW YORK, June 9 (UPI) -- Jordin Sparks and Kenny Chesney are set to sing during the "Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular" show in New York, NBC said Monday.

NFL: N.Y. Giants 31, Atlanta 10

ATLANTA, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Eli Manning shook off two interceptions Monday night, throwing for two scores and 303 yards in the N.Y. Giants' 31-10 win over the feckless Atlanta Falcons.

NFL: Dallas 45, N.Y. Giants 35

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Tony Romo completed just 15-of-24 passes, but they were good for 345 yards and four TDs Sunday night, as the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York Giants, 45-35.

Manning won't return Barber's barb

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Eli Manning has refused to fire back after his former New York Giants' teammate, Tiki Barber, called Manning’s leadership last season “comical.”

Keith Olbermann ready for some football

NEW YORK, April 16 (UPI) -- Keith Olbermann, host of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" on New York's MSNBC, will return to sports as co-host for NBC's Sunday night football telecasts.

NY Giants trade for Reuben Droughns

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., March 9 (UPI) -- The New York Giants Friday traded for running back Reuben Droughns from the Cleveland Browns. He was needed because the record-setting Tiki Barber retired at the end of last season.

NFL: AFC 31, NFC 28

HONOLULU, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Nate Kaeding kicked a 21-yard field goal as time ran out Saturday to give the AFC a 31-28 victory over the NFC in the NFL Pro Bowl in Honolulu.
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Tiki Barber
NBC correspondent and former NFL football player Tiki Barber speaks at an event to launch First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative "Let's Move," a campaign to combat the childhood obesity epidemic, in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington on February 9, 2010. UPI/Alexis C. Glenn.

Atiim Kiambu Hakeem-Ah "Tiki" Barber (pronounced /ˈtiːki/) (born April 7, 1975) is an American football running back. He was drafted by the Giants in the second round of the 1997 NFL Draft. He played college football at Virginia.

Barber retired from the NFL at the end of the 2006 NFL postseason as the New York Giants' all-time rushing and reception leader. On February 13, 2007, he was formally introduced as a correspondent for NBC's The Today Show and Football Night in America/Sunday Night Football. Tiki was also the host of NBC's pre-show for the 66th Golden Globe Awards with Brooke Burke and Nancy O'Dell. On September 18, 2007, Barber's book, Tiki: My Life and the Game Beyond was published. The autobiography was co-written by Gil Reavill. His second book, Tiki Barber's Pure Hard Workout, which was released on November 13, 2008, by Gotham Books, reveals Barber's intensive lifting program. The book is coauthored by his trainer, Joe Carini.

On March 8, 2011 Barber filed papers with the NFL to come out of retirement.

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