Found July 20, 2013 on The Last Angry Fan:
The Eagles DeSean Jackson is now officially a triple threat. No longer just an electric-yet-inconsistent punt returner and wide receiver, DeSean now also spits hot fire. He released his first rap single a few days ago, “Diamonds on my Neck” a track featuring a collaboration with Snoop Dogg and Yung Chris. If you’ve never heard of D10’s track-mates, that’s okay, Yung Chris is a up-and-coming rapper from Georgia, best known for his smash single “Racks” and Snoop Dogg is a former incarnation of the self-proclaimed Rastafarian “Snoop Lion”. The video itself isn’t anything special. There are a few honeys, a few repetitive shots of Las Vegas, lots of diamonds on necks, and a few shots of DeSean Jackson doing his best impersonation of a 5’9″ 175-pound tough guy. But considering the quality of rap that has made it onto the radio in recent years, “Diamonds on my Neck” isn’t all that bad. In fact, when you compare this to the hip-hop efforts of other famous athletes like Deion Sanders, Me

Philadelphia Eagles announcer Merrill Reese does amazing rendition of DeSean Jackson’s ‘Diamonds on My Neck’ (VIDEO)

Even if you haven’t heard DeSean Jackson’s new song, “Diamonds on My Neck” or seen the video, you must watch this clip of Philadelphia Eagles announcer Merrill Reese presenting his own interpretation of the song that also features Snoop Dogg (sorry, I refuse to call him Snoop Lion) and Yung Chris. Isn’t it just sublime? Just when you think Reese can’t get any more awesome...

DeSean Jackson signs with a new agent that’s not Jay-Z

After Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson fired his former agent Drew Rosenhaus last month, many people thought he was going to sign with Jay-Z and Roc Nation Sports. According to Liz Mullen of the Sports Business Journal, Jackson has signed with long-time agent Joel Segal. Eagles WR DeSean Jackson has signed with NFL agent Joel Segal, and not with Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports —...

DeSean Jackson selects Joel Segal as new agent

DeSean Jackson has a new agent but it’s not Jay Z and Roc Nation Sports.  Jackson has signed up with Joel Segal, who also represents Eagles quarterback Michael Vick. Jackson is entering the second year of a five-year, $51 million contract that he signed in March 2012. He’s scheduled to earn $9 million for the 2013 season. Next year, his salary jumps to $10.25 million, but...

DeSean Jackson: “Michael Vick’s got a lot of confidence in himself”… “I think he’ll get the job”

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Wide ReceiversTags: DeSean JacksonMichael VickNick FolesPhiladelphia EaglesEagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was on ESPN’s First Take yesterday and he had plenty to say about the Eagles quarterback situation.  To nobody’s surprise he told he expected Michael Vick to with the team’s starting quarterback job. “In my opinion, honestly...

DeSean Jackson Surprises Everybody By Not Signing With Jay-Z

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Wide ReceiversTags: DeSean JacksonPhiladelphia EaglesEveryone thought Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was ditching his long time agent Drew Rosenhaus, so he could sign with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation company to represent him.  Instead he signed with the same agent which represents Michael Vick, Joe Segal. The speedy wide receiver, who has...

VIDEO: Merrill Reese reads DeSean Jackson’s “Diamonds On My Neck”

It looks like Tim McCarver started a new trend at the MLB All-Star Game when he read Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” . I say that because CSN Philly got legendary play by play guy Merrill Reese to read Philadelphia Eagles DeSean Jackson’s first rap single, “Diamonds On My Neck “. The song itself sucks pretty bad even with the help from Snoop Dogg but this video umm it might...

Foles, Barkley believe they can beat out Vick for Eagles’ job

The Philadelphia Eagles have yet to name a starting quarterback for the coming season. Michael Vick is considered the favorite but don’t tell that to Nick Foles and Matt Barkley. “I have all the confidence in the world in my ability,” Foles said, via “But I still respect the players 

DeSean Jackson Signs With NFL Agent Joel Segal, Not Jay Z

Jackson still owes Drew Rosenhaus money, but while most thought he would sign with Roc Nation Sports after firing Rosenhaus, he has decided to go the more traditional route. It is quite possible his new agent might have some work to do if the Eagles release him next year. Eagles WR DeSean Jackson has signed with NFL agent Joel Segal, and not with Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports ...

Taylor Hicks Says Willie Nelson & Snoop Dogg Smoke Just About The Same Amount Of Weed

How’s that for a headline? Some dude from Huffington Post Live sat down with the former ‘Idol’ winner and asked him just about the only question that could get me to watch a video featuring Taylor Hicks. Who smokes more reefer, the artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg, or the artist always known as Willie Nelson? Hicks succumbed to cowardice and didn’t give a straight answer...
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