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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.
By United Press International

Manley apologizes for calling Aikman 'queer'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Former Washington Redskins player and football analyst Dexter Manley apologized after calling former Dallas Cowboy Troy Aikman a "queer" on a radio show.

Scammed 49ers fan going to Super Bowl

HAYWARD, Calif., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- A San Francisco 49ers fan who lost $5,900 in a Super Bowl ticket scam is heading to New Orleans for the game, through the generosity of Ticketmaster.

UPI NewsTrack Sports

Super Bowl chase begins Saturday ... Chiefs hire Andy Reid as head coach ... PGA Tour's first round of 2013 wiped out ... Pistons survive late drought to down Hawks ... Sports news from United Press International.

Super Bowl chase begins Saturday

HOUSTON, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- The battle for the NFL title begins Saturday with three rookie quarterbacks featured along with a veteran trying to win the Super Bowl with his second team.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 21, 2011.
By United Press International
Aikman on the college Hall of Fame board

Aikman on the college Hall of Fame board

NEW YORK, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Fox Sports broadcaster Troy Aikman was among six people named to the Board of Directors for the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame.

NFL hall members to flock to Canton

CANTON, Ohio, July 17 (UPI) -- Nearly 70 NFL Hall of Fame members have committed to attend this year's induction ceremony on Aug. 2 at Canton, Ohio.
Aikman leads college hall of fame class

Aikman leads college hall of fame class

NEW YORK, May 1 (UPI) -- Pro Football Hall of Fame member Troy Aikman was among 15 people in the 2008 class to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Monk among those on college hall ballot

NEW YORK, March 11 (UPI) -- Art Monk, who was selected for the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year, is one of 75 players on the ballot to join the College Football Hall of Fame.

U.S. Web sites aiding identity thieves

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Online investigations in Maryland and other states found troves of Americans' private information vulnerable to identity thieves.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007.
By United Press International

Sports agent caught driving drunk

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 14 (UPI) -- The inspiration for the film "Jerry Maguire," sports agent Leigh Steinberg, has been arrested in California and charged with drunken driving.

Flutie tops Hall of Fame ballot

DALLAS, March 7 (UPI) -- Doug Flutie is one of 75 players and John Cooper is one of eight coaches up for selection this year to the College Football Hall of Fame.
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Troy Aikman
DAL2001040907 - 09 APRIL 2001 - DALLAS, TEXAS, USA: Troy Aikman watches a highlight video of his careeer during a press conference April 9 in Dallas. Aikman led the Cowboys to three Super Bowl Championships in his 12 years with the team. rw/Ian Halperin. UPI
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Troy Kenneth Aikman (born November 21, 1966) is a retired American football quarterback for the National Football League's Dallas Cowboys. Currently he works as a television sportscaster for the Fox network. He is also a former joint owner of the NASCAR Sprint Cup racing team, Hall of Fame Racing, along with fellow former Cowboys quarterback, Roger Staubach.

Aikman was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006 and to the College Football Hall of Fame on December 9, 2008 in New York City.

The New York Mets offered Aikman a contract out of high school, but instead of playing baseball he chose to pursue football and attended the University of Oklahoma under head coach Barry Switzer.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Troy Aikman."
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