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The Last Time in Atlanta Falcons History

  The last time the Atlanta Falcons led the league in interceptions was in 1988.  The man was NEVER Deion Sanders (as a matter of fact, Sanders NEVER led the league), but instead it was Scott Case.  Case grabbed 10 INTs in that season (a dismal 5-11 season).  William Moore led the Falcons last season with a measly 3 INTs.
Via 110 Nation Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders’ Prime Prep Comes Under Fire Over Lunch Money

Since its opening two years ago, Prime Prep, a charter school founded by NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, has been no stranger to controversy and now the state of Texas may be moving to shut down the institution permanently for the misuse of federal school lunch funds. Following an eight-month investigation by Texas Education Agency officials, it was announced Tuesday that TEA commissioner...
Via BlackSportsOnline
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Education Agency working on shutting down Deion Sanders’ Prime Academy

According to CBS Dallas, the Texas Education Agency working on shutting down Prime Acamdeny, which is the charter school that former NFL player Deion Sanders started TEA officials confirmed to CBS 11 News that they have “started the revocation process” against Uplift Fort Worth — the sponsoring entity of Prime Prep Academy. A letter sent to Uplift Fort Worth board president...
Via Pro Football Zone
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders' charter school faces closure by the state for financial issues

The charter school co-founded by Hall of Fame football player Deion Sanders faces closure for improper financial dealings. The parent organization for Prime Prep Academy was issued a letter of intent by the Texas Education Agency to revoke the charter for the school, which opened two years ago. Prime Prep superintendent Ron Price told The Dallas Morning News the school intends to...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Moves to Close Deion Sanders Private High School

((ht: does a state move to revoke the charter of a high school? Well, probably when that school repeatedly has financial management issues and doesn't comply with the state's rules and code of education.That's the fate that is facing former NFL All Star Deion Sanders's "Prime Prep" school which has locations in Dallas and Fort Worth...
Via Online Sports Guys
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders on Johnny Manziel: “He’s a good kid”

Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders was a guest on 105.3 The Fan with Shan and RJ and made it clear that he loves Browns rookie Johnny Manziel. “The quarterback mold was created by Peyton Manning, Eli Manning, Drew Brees, Tom Brady,” said Sanders. “When we don’t see [partying] from those guys, we kind of think it’s wrong because we don’t see it. That does not mean...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders: Johnny Manziel has 'ghetto tendencies'

Johnny Manziel is one of the most polarizing prospects in the 2014 NFL Draft, and he might become even more controversial after Hall of Fame cornerback and NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders added his two cents about the Texas A&M product. During an interview with Roland Martin on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Sanders was asked about the hype surrounding the Heisman Trophy winner...
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders: 'every NFL team I played on had a gay teammate'

Deion Sanders recently appeared on the Arsenio Hall Show to promote his reality show, “Deion’s Family Playbook,” that debuts on the OWN network March 1st. Arsenio asked Deion to share his thoughts on NFL prospect, Michael Sam. says he neither condones nor condemns homosexuality, but believes the support should be there regardless. Sanders also said that every NFL team he...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Did the first-ever Pro Bowl Draft make a forgettable first impression?

After months of forced hype and terrible promos, the NFL finally put into motion its latest experiment -- a Pro Bowl draft. The inaugural event kicked off in Hawaii on Tuesday night, with Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Deion Sanders competitively building their squads while engaging in friendly banter as to keep alive their old-standing rivalry. NFL Network carried Day 1 (yes,...
Via Helmet2Helmet
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders fired from his own school after employee altercation

Deion Sanders recently got into an altercation with an employee his Prime Prep Academy where he allegedly chokeslammed an employee over poor academic performances. Now Prime Time has been fired by the school: Former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders fired from Dallas-area charter school Prime Prep Academy. #wfaanews — Ryan Wood (@RyanWoodDFW) October 11, 2013 DEION FIRED: Statement...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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