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Maurice Clarett wants a shot to try out for the Browns

Browns fans, don’t panic it is just a tweet, but man Clarett was serious.  He wants a shot to try out with the Browns, and while it would be a great story, it would be a horrible move.  Willis McGahee will be a better fit, I promise.  Clarett went to twitter to let the Browns […]
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September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Jimmy Smith released from prison

According to the Florida Times-Union, former Jaguars wide receiver Jimmy Smith has been released from prison and is now on house arrest. Former Jaguars wide receiver Jimmy Smith has been released to house arrest shortly after being sent to a Mississippi prison on a six-year weapons and drug sentence.   Smith, 44, will have to wear an ankle bracelet but can go to work, school and...
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July 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett has truly turned his life around (Video)

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett was expected to do great things in college as well as in the NFL. Unfortunately Clarett ended up in prison, but now that he’s out he’s determined to land a gold medal at next year’s Summer Olympics in Brazil. Check out the video below by on where Clarett is now in his life. Need NFL Tickets? The post Maurice Clarett...
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July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Clarett making foray into rugby

Maurice Clarett's football career may be over, but the former Ohio State star still might have a shot at some glory -- as a rugby player. Clarett will be playing with the Columbus, Ohio affiliate of Tiger Rugby on Saturday at The Ohio Rugby Sevens Invitational in Mechanicsburg, according to the Columbus Dispatch. Tiger Rugby is the developmental program that will be used to...
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May 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett is training to play rugby in the 2016 Olympics in Rio

Maurice Clarett has traveled down an incredibly windy road throughout his 29 years of life, and it appears he has decided to take another unexpected turn. According to, Clarett is currently training to try to make the US rugby team for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Clarett has joined the Tiger Rugby Olympic Development Program in Columbus, Ohio. He has absolutely...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Clarett's girlfriend wanted by police

The girlfriend of former Ohio State Buckeyes running back Maurice Clarett allegedly bit him on the wrist and chest and punched him in the face on Saturday and is still at large.

Via Bush League Chronicle
December 31, 2012  |  1 Comment

Maurice Clarett Says He ‘Got Paid More in College’ Than in UFL, Took Softball, Fishing As Classes at Ohio State

The story of former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett has long been a cautionary tale. Once a dynamic player, Clarett saw his chances at football glory derail in a mess of suspensions, drug use and a poor attempt at playing in the NFL. Clarett’s brief time as a great Ohio State rusher became a hiatus in a life otherwise filled with arrests and trouble. But Clarett is not...
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett: I got paid more at Ohio State than I did in the UFL

During his short time at Ohio State University, Maurice Clarett did not exactly live the life of an average college student. You could argue that no Division-I athlete at a school like Ohio State lives a “normal” college life, but Clarett was a special case. After leading OSU to a national championship over Miami in 2003, the running back seemed destined for stardom. Then, Clarett...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 14, 2012  |  1 Comment

Maurice Clarett says he made more money in college than the UFL

According to former Omaha Nighthawks head coach Joe Moglia, former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett told him that he earned more money when he was in college then when he played in the UFL. The excerpt below if from Moglia’s book, thanks to Deadspin. He was a hard worker in practice and in games. But off the field, he was living a completely different life. “I took golf...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett Drops Twitter F-Bomb Right On Mel Kiper’s Poofy Head

Remember Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett, the guy who challenged the NFL to eliminate the three-year rule for players entering the draft? He was watching ESPN last night and live tweeting the proceedings. The one thing Mo still isn’t good with these days is switching TV channels. As hard as it may seem to believe, we’re kinda in agreement on this one. Why does Kiper...
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April 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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