The five 2016 Heisman finalists: How do they measure up?

The five finalists for the 2016 Heisman Trophy have been announced and we have an interesting list heading to New York. Unlike last season where just three finalists, there is a full stable of worthy candidates this year and only one returnee. Below is the list, in alphabetical order:Lamar Jackson, QB, Louisville(3,390 yds pass, 30 TDs, 9 INT; 1,538 yds rush, 21 TDs)Jackson has been...
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Charles Woodson: A Football Life will air on December 9th

The storied career of Charles Woodson will be shared via the NFL Network’s successful documentary series, A Football Life. The GOAT, Mr. First Ballot, The best to ever do it — Charles Woodson: A Football Life is coming to NFL Network. Woodson, who rose to prominence as the first and only primarily defensive player to win […] Charles Woodson: A Football Life will air on December...
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Khalil Mack’s do-it-all game best in NFL since 2009

Oakland Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack has been a key player in revitalizing the Oakland Raiders franchise. When Mack was drafted fifth overall in 2013, he was seen as a potential major impact player on the defensive side of the ball. After two stellar seasons, including one which saw him rack up 15 sacks as the Raiders only reliable pass rusher, Mack has taken his game to another...
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WATCH: Derek Carr, Charles Woodson share warm embrace before game

Derek Carr is now the leader of the Oakland Raiders, but it wasn’t always that way. On defense at least, it was previously Charles Woodson, who picked off many passes as a member of the team. Woodson and Carr were teammates last season, and they hugged it out on the field before Monday night’s game against the Texans in Mexico. This embed is invalid" /> ...
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Charles Woodson calls Tony Romo's speech 'selfish'

There’s always going to be that one person that goes against the masses. Maybe that person is strongly opinionated on a specific topic. Maybe it’s just his/her way of not falling in with the others. Either way, this happens all the time in the sports world. We can add future Hall of Fame defensive back and current ESPN NFL analyst Charles Woodson to that list. In talking about...
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Report: Jets likely to part ways with Darrelle Revis after 2016

We’ve all seen it. Darrelle Revis isn’t the same guy he was when he helped the New England Patriots win the Super Bowl two years ago. Heck, he’s not the same guy he was last year. Once the most feared cover cornerback in the NFL, Revis Island has all too often been overrun by talented receivers making huge plays at his expense. Once a guy nobody would consider challenging...
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Report: Charles Woodson joining ESPN's Sunday NFL crew

Late last month, we learned that ESPN was parting ways with Sunday NFL and Monday Night Countdown analyst Keyshawn Johnson. It appears that the Worldwide Leader has found the man to replace Keyshawn on ESPN set. The Big Lead reports that it will be none other than the recently-retired Charles Woodson. The Big Lead says ESPN would not confirm its report, but will make an official...
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WATCH: Charles Woodson gives great pregame speech

Oakland Raiders defensive back Charles Woodson said his final game at Coliseum would be an emotional one, and judging by the speech he gave before Thursday night’s AFC West matchup, it certainly looks like that has been the case. The 18-year veteran gave a speech to fire up his team before the game, which showed just how humble he is. Woodson said the game is bigger than...
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Charles Woodson makes $250K for picking off Geno Smith

Oakland Raiders defensive back Charles Woodson may be 39 and considered “old” by most, but he currently leads the NFL in interceptions with five in seven games this season. Leave it to New York Jets backup quarterback Geno Smith to gift Woodson his fifth interception, which just earned Woodson $250,000. Woodson’s contract contains a bonus incentive for accomplishing five...
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Charles Woodson: I have at least 10 years left in me

Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson insists he is a "young 39."When asked by radio show host Jim Rome whether he would be playing into his 40's like his NFL contemporaries Tom Brady and Drew Brees have suggested, Woodson made his belief quite clear."I have at least 10 years left in me," Woodson told Rome. "I can get to 50."Woodson, an 18-year NFL veteran, turned 39 years old earlier...
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