Giants TE’s neck injury could be career-threatening

New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell suffered a scary neck injury that cost him eight games of the 2015 season, and there is now a concern that he could never play in the NFL again. Paul Schwartz of the New York Post is reporting Donnell may be forced to retire because of the neck injury. If this does come to fruition, then it would be the third Giants player in recent memory...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Malik Henry reportedly will play at Long Beach Poly

One of the top quarterback recruits is headed to one of the top high school football programs in the country. Malik Henry, who is entering his senior year and committed to Florida State, reportedly will be attending Long Beach Poly: Huge breaking news: top 2016 QB and Florida State commit Malik Henry has been admitted to Long Beach Poly — Mike Guardabascio (@Guardabascio) August...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Seth Greenberg Says Urban Meyer Is The Best Active Coach In Sports

During the 11 a.m. E.T. edition of SportsCenter, there was a roundtable discussion centered the topic: best active coach in sports.  The anchors, Chris McKendry and Jay Crawford, posed the “Who’s the best active coach in all of sports?” question to three analysts – Seth Greenberg, Tim Legler and Antonio Pierce. Greenberg went with Ohio State coach Urban Meyer.   On...
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February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Pierce working miracles in rookie season at Long Beach Poly, but toughest test lies ahead

DJ Khaled's "Out here Grindin" wafted through the air at Long Beach Poly's morning football practice earlier this week. Thanksgiving vacation week meant early-morning practices to give players the feeling school was still in session.   Jackrabbit T-shirts were being sold on campus right outside the football gates. Gone are the sidelines full of on-lookers, boosters, fans and parents...
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November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL LB Antonio Pierce hopes to push Long Beach Poly to new heights as coach

Antonio Pierce knows what it is like to be coached. Now, the Pro Bowl and Super Bowl champion linebacker will draw from his extensive lessons and impart them on the high school football team at Long Beach Poly. The former New York Giant takes over a Jackrabbits program that is undergoing an overhaul. FOX Sports was recently able to catch up with first-year coach to ask him about...
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August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Reason No. 3 to get excited: Antonio Pierce at LB Poly

If Long Beach Poly's scrimmage against Servite last Friday is any indication of the type of season the Jackrabbits are going to have, look out. Poly's first team had their way with the Friars. Of course, the results are to be taken with a grain of salt. Servite, believed to be a top-five team in the state, held out key players during the exhibition. One thing that can't be taken...
Via Fox Sports West
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Pierce makes bold prediction about Detroit Lions 2014 season

If you asked most people to predict who would win the NFC North they would probably answer the Green Bay Packers in a heartbeat. I get it. It makes sense. Green Bay has won the division the last three years and have maybe the best quarterback in the league leading them in Aaron Rodgers. Others might answer that the Chicago Bears will take it. Their new offense is an impressive thing...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Pierce brings new approach to Long Beach Poly football

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- The 2001 NFL Draft began with Michael Vick selected No. 1 overall by the Atlanta Falcons and ended with the Arizona Cardinals taking Tevita Ofahengaue with the 246th and final pick. At no spot in between Vick and Ofahengaue was University of Arizona linebacker Antonio Pierce's name called. Pierce eventually signed with the Washington Redskins as an undrafted...
Via Fox Sports West
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

News & Notes: Antonio Pierce to coach high school football

Today’s reads Should the Giants utilize the franchise tag? Worst QB selection in Giants draft history Why keeping Justin Tuck will be difficult for the New York Giants   Antonio Pierce to coach high school football Former Giants linebacker and current ESPN analyst Antonio Pierce will be named the head football coach at Long Beach Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, Calif...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Sources: Antonio Pierce to be next head coach at Long Beach Poly

After some deliberation and extending its previously reported deadline of Jan. 7, Long Beach Poly is making a splash in the hiring of its new head football coach. Sources have confirmed to that Super Bowl XLII champion Antonio Pierce will be named the next head coach at Long Beach Poly. This information was first reported by the Long Beach Press Telegram. A formal...
Via Fox Sports West
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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