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DEVIN HESTER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Are the Baltimore Ravens interested in Devin Hester?

The Baltimore Ravens have said that their punt and kick returner job is up for grabs. This announcement came hours after Devin Hester, the NFL’s all-time leader in return touchdowns, went to social media to show teams that he is ready to play. Teams y'all better started calling my Agent I'll be ready in 2 weeks Top!!!!!!!!!! https://t.co/eJrMMqUTgI — Devin Hester (@D_Hest23...
Via EndZoneScore
4 days ago

Devin Hester shares workout video, is not ready to retire

Devin Hester was released by the Atlanta Falcons last month and is recovering from offseason toe surgery, but the man many consider to be the best kick returner in NFL history is not yet ready to call it a career. On Wednesday, Hester shared a video on Instagram showing him planting and making cuts during a drill. A video posted by Devin Hester (@devin_anytime_hester_17...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Chicago Bears bring back Devin Hester?

The Atlanta Falcons have released return specialist and wide receiver Devin Hester. Hester was the most electric return man for the Chicago Bears during his time with the team from 2006 until the Bears let him go to free agency in 2013. Hester holds many records as a returner, and was a decent receiver as well. Would it be wise for the Bears to give him another shot in Chicago? Hester...
Via isportsweb.com
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Four-time Pro Bowler and return ace Devin Hester released by Falcons

The days of solely making it in the NFL as a return specialist may be slowly fading away. And the greatest returner in NFL history is serving as an example to this claim. In a somewhat surprising move, dynamic return ace Devin Hester was released by the Atlanta Falcons. The move comes on the eve Falcons’ training camp, with players set to report to training camp on Wednesday...
Via The Comeback
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Falcons Release Devin Hester; Veteran Reportedly Has No Retirement Plans

Devin Hester’s time in Atlanta is over, but he hopes his carer isn’t done. The Falcons on Tuesday released the veteran wide receiver and kick returner after he spent two seasons with the club. Hester turns 34 in November, but NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported that Hester still has interest in playing. If Hester is to land another job, he’ll have to prove he can stay healthy...
Via NESN.com
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Falcons release return specialist Devin Hester before camp

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons have released star return specialist Devin Hester before the opening of training camp. Hester is a three-time All-Pro who set an NFL record with 20 career returns for touchdowns. A turf toe injury knocked out most of his season in 2015. He had 269 total return yards during the last five games of the year. The injury prevented him from...
Via Associated Press
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Devin Hester released by Falcons

Legendary return man and so-so wide receiver Devin Hester has been released by the Atlanta Falcons, the team announced Tuesday morning. Originally drafted in the second round by the Chicago Bears, Hester has NFL records in total return touchdowns (20) and punt return touchdowns (14). Perhaps his most memorable moment came in Super Bowl XLI when he returned the game’s opening kickoff...
Via Sportsnaut
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs compare rookie returner to Devin Hester

The Kansas City Chiefs believe they have a returner comparable to Devin Hester in rookie Tyreek Hill, who the team controversially drafted in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL draft. “When you evaluate players, you always compare them to other people,’’ Chiefs special teams coach Dave Toub said, via ESPN. “[Hill is] a dynamic returner. You can see it clearly on tape, his speed...
Via The Sports Daily
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Is Devin Hester a Hall of Famer?

The answer is “YES”, just maybe not for a long time. Last night Devin Hester didn’t look like a returner who has lost a few steps. Maybe he has, but when you were already about eight steps ahead of everyone else, charitably giving a few back doesn’t hurt too much. With his 62-yard punt return touchdown last night during a game that wasn’t really a game at all (for a while...
Via This Given Sunday
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Undeniable proof that Devin Hester is as good as he’s ever been

A few weeks ago I warned you that despite everything you may have heard, Atlanta Falcons receiver and return man Devin Hester has not lost a step. Last year with the Chicago Bears he tallied up a career high in return yards. Critics who think that he fell off either weren’t paying attention or simply don’t know what they’re talking about. Last night Mr. Hester proved me right...
Via cover32 - Falcons
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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