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Barry Sanders says why he left Lions in new ad?

It is hard to believe that 15 years ago, Barry Sanders abruptly retired from the NFL. He has never quite opened up completely to place blame on the Detroit Lions and their mistakes in the front office to surround him with a team that could win, or a coach that he could trust. I mean, he loved Wayne Fontes, but never warmed up to Bobby Ross. Sanders, on the eve of training camp in...
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August 20, 2013  |  4 Comments

Video: Barry Sanders high school highlight tape

Former Detroit Lions great and Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders was the most enjoyable player to watch during his 10-year career. All eyes were on Barry when the Lions were on offense, because there was a good chance you were about to see something special. All eyes on the field were on Barry too, but that really didn’t matter too often. Barry perfected his unique running...
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May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Barry Sanders does 'Top Ten List' on Letterman

The one and only Barry Sanders hit the "Late Show with David Letterman" to give his "Top Ten Signs You Probably Won't Make The Football Hall of Fame."
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Seven NFL players who played for crappy teams

With the recent retirement of LaDainian Tomlinson I’ve come to reflect on Tomlinsons career and ask myself, “Is he a hall of famer?” Before checking my stats I didn’t believe he belonged in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But when you look at the numbers and realize he is the 5th leading rusher of … Continue reading » The post Seven NFL Players Who Played For Crappy Teams...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Barry Sanders gets special NCAA Football 13 shoe from Nike

Barry Sanders Nike Lunar TR1 ‘EA NCAA Football 13′ Nike’s specially designed NCAA Football 13 shoe, featuring Barry Sanders. NCAA Football 13 was released earlier this week and to mark the occasion Nike has put together a special shoe honoring one of the cover athletes, Barry Sanders. Yes, these Oklahoma State orange kicks feature an image of Barry Sanders on the inside of...
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July 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions’ Barry Sanders is the greatest running back that ever lived

He’s listed third on the NFL’s list of career rushing leaders but anyone who ever watched Detroit Lions’ running back Barry Sanders play will tell you he is the greatest running back in the history of the game. Nobody ran it like Barry Sanders. Most of the best running backs to have played the game could squeeze another three to four yards out of a busted play but Sanders made...
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May 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Barry Sanders getting divorce

Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders has filed for divorce from TV presenter Lauren Sanders after 11 years of marriage, the Detroit Free Press reported Monday. The 43-year-old Detroit Lions great is seeking joint custody of the couple's three boys, aged 10, 8 and 4. The filing, which was made Friday in Michigan's Oakland County Circuit Court, cites a breakdown in marital...
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February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Barry Sanders' son picks Stanford

Barry Sanders' son, Barry J. Sanders, has committed to Stanford. He was also considering Alabama and Florida State but said Stanford gives him a chance to play with "the best student athletes in the world."

January 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Sanders' son may pick Stanford

Barry J. Sanders, the son of NFL Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders, is expected to commit to Stanford this weekend, The Oklahoman reported. The younger Sanders -- who has dominated at running back for Heritage Hall High School in Oklahoma City -- will choose the Cardinal over his father's alma mater of Oklahoma State, a source told the newspaper. The source added that...
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January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet the next Barry Sanders...literally

Recruiting by nature is about looking for "The Next...". In this case, some lucky team will get the next Barry Sanders, literally.
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss
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