Whatever helps you score points…
Thanks to Gamedayr.com, found out something we didn’t necessarily know about Clinton Portis. Portis was visiting Fox Sports 1 on the set of “Crowd Gone Wild”, the host of “CGW” Regis Philbin asked a pretty straight forward question… “What makes you a good running back?” Portis answer?
Wasn’t the answer we were expecting...
Clinton Portis told Regis Philbin on "Crowd Goes Wild" that having a "big sack" helped make him a good running back.
Last night we watched #10 University of Miami square up in an epic battle against UNC on the gridiron. Hurricane fans were most likely all nervous as they watched the Hurricanes try to come back and win in the final minutes of the game, but none so much as former Hurricane and NFL RB Clinton Portis.
Yahoo Sports has video of Portis through the final minutes and it’s funny to see...
The Miami Hurricanes are off to their best start in years, remaining undefeated after seven weeks of college football. This past week Miami was off on a bye, and brought in former ‘Cane Clinton Portis to speak with the team about making this season a special one.
Portis stood in front of the team for several minutes, telling players that they always have to be ready, that they...
Former Washington Redskins great Clinton Portis has joined the growing list of former NFL players (4,500+ involved in concussion lawsuit) who are suing the league as a result of head injuries, according to the Washington Times. Portis is listed as the lead plaintiff in the newly filed, 83-player lawsuit that also includes former Viking Daunte [...]
Former Washington Redskins running back Clinton Portis was never one to hold back from being open and honest. So it makes sense that he be just as blunt as a retired player as he was as an active one. “The truth is I had a lot of concussions...
Clinton Portis played nine seasons in the NFL. Portis is now claiming that he played through many concussions.
“The truth is I had a lot of concussions,” Portis said. “It was just the way things were at the time. I’d get hit hard and be woozy. I’d be dizzy. I’d take a play off and then go back in. Sometimes when I went back into the game, I still couldn’t see straight...
Clinton Portis’ storied career earned him success during his time with the Washington Redskins and the Denver Broncos.
The only problem is that the running back’s success came with a price.
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The past couple of seasons have not been ideal for running back Clinton Portis. A slew of injuries and false starts have put his mortality on blast and so it goes that he will retire today as a member of the Washington Redskins.
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Last week came word that Clinton Portis still wanted to play NFL football, and that he had struggled with the idea of playing in 2011 because he was “heartbroken” over the end of his Redskins tenure.
Monday, Portis explained himself further during an interview with John Thompson on ESPN 980, and he took the love metaphor to the next step.
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