Found December 15, 2011 on Shutdown Corner:
Drew Brees will appear on Friday's episode of "Sesame Street." The New Orleans Saints quarterback filmed the segment in April and discussed his experience at a news conference this week. This got us thinking, if "Sesame Street" characters were NFL players or coaches, who would they be? Bert -- Joe Flacco Big Bird -- Andy Reid Cookie Monster -- Trent Williams and Fred Davis Count von Count -- Mel Kiper, Jr. Elmo -- Darren Sproles Ernie -- Jeff Garcia Gordon -- Romeo Crennel Grover -- Tim Tebow Guy Smiley -- Trent Williams and Fred Davis Kermit the Frog -- Michael Vick Oscar the Grouch -- Bill Belichick Aloysius Snuffleupagus -- Vince Wilfork Telly Monster -- Chad Ochocinco

Saints Nation: Drew Brees on Sesame Street

Few people are more obsessed with Elmo than my 19 month old son, so while some of you will find this incredibly boring and lame... it's just too funny not to post. Drew Brees appeared on Sesame Street with Elmo this week. They get into the nitty gritty of the word "measure" in this one. Brees has already commented after doing this clip that his son Baylen thinks his...

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Top 10 MVP Candidates Not Named Aaron Rodgers

Saying that Aaron Rodgers is the front-runner for the NFL‘s MVP award is like saying the Detroit Lions are the NFL’s most undisciplined team. Everyone knows it. Everyone accepts it. So there is really no reason to discuss it. Rodgers is just on another level. He is the sun and we are all just basking in his omnipotent glory.  The more interesting discussion comes when Rodgers...

Expect solid production from Tim Tebow this weekend

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New Orleans Bowl: San Diego State vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

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Week 15 Rankings

QB's 1 Drew Brees NO (at MIN) 2 Aaron Rodgers GB (at KC) 3 Tony Romo DAL (at TB) 4 Tom Brady NE (at DEN) 5 Eli Manning NYG (vs WAS) 6 Cam Newton CAR (at HOU) 7 Matt Ryan ATL (vs JAC) 8 Matthew Stafford DET (at OAK) 9 Tim Tebow DEN (vs NE) 10 Philip Rivers SD (vs BAL...
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