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It seems almost customary these days that when a professional athlete leaves a city for another, that they take out a full-page "Thank You" ad for the fans.
The latest came from former Houston Texans outside linebacker Connor Barwin who took a full-page ad in the Houston Chronicle and pretty much thanked everybody.
And when I mean everybody...I mean everybody:
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BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
SO LONG, FAREWELL
Former Houston Texans outside linebacker Connor Barwin took out a full-page ad in the Houston Press to bid goodbye to the city of Houston before departing to his new home in Philadelphia. Barwin thanked everyone imaginable from the Texans organization, beat writers, his delivery guy from the local pizza shop, his cleaning lady and the people he developed relationships throughout the...
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Can confirm the #Texans have signed fullback Greg Jones to a one-year deal.
— Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) March 27, 2013
The Houston Texans continued their offseason work with the signing of free agent fullback, Greg Jones. The Texans plucked him away from division foe, the Jacksonville Jaguars where he has been a key piece of their football team since 2004. At 6-1 and...
NFL linebacker Connor Barwin signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as a free agent this month, ending his tenure with the Houston Texans after four seasons. Barwin followed the custom of other recent NFL free agents by taking out a full page ad in the newspaper to say thanks to his former team and their fans. However, Barwin's ad takes an extra step by including an extensive...
According to Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans signed free agent fullback Greg Jones to a one-year deal. Jones has played for the Jaguars for the past ten years and sent his respects via Twitter. Love and respect my Jax peeps but thrilled to sign w/ the @houstontexans! Where r all my texans fans? — Greg Jones #33 (@leadblock33) March 27, 2013 Need NFL Tickets...
Adam Schefter is reporting that the Houston Texans have signed former Jaguars FB Greg Jones to a one-year deal.
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