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Arizona State gets Pat Tillman practice jerseys from adidas

Tennessee and Nike aren’t the only kids on the block with new jerseys on the way. In a new partnership, adidas will be providing the Arizona State Sun Devils with their 2015-2016 season football jerseys. With the Fourth of July only two days away, it is fitting of Arizona State and adidas to pay homage to fallen hero and former Sun Devil linebacker, Pat Tillman. Honor #PT42 football...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Pat Tillman, Hobey Baker Among Athletes Who Lost Their Lives At War (Photos)

Hitting the game-winning shot is incredible, and takes a special skill and mindset to accomplish, but it’s not heroic. Veteran. Bomb. Blitz. Trenches. No man’s land. These are just a few of the words and phrases taken from military life and applied to our athletes. In today’s culture, athletes are often synonymous with heroes of war — at least if we took the phrases used...
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Arizona Cardinals to preserve Pat Tillman’s locker

It’s hard to come up with a sports icon bigger than Pat Tillman for the state of Arizona. Not only was he a star at Arizona State, but he put some time in with the Arizona Cardinals before shipping off to Afghanistan. His fate is one of the sadder stories in our nation’s history, but it won’t be forgotten, at least in the NFL… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 biggest...
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April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Griffin the solider thinks he's to shoot Pat Tillman in this unaired 'Family Guy' bit

Seth MacFarlane and his writers named their 5 most offensive jokes for the NY Post. One, has Pat Tillman as its subject. One controversial bit that never aired involved Pat Tillman, the footballer-turned-soldier killed in Afghanistan by friendly fire. A cutaway involved Peter, the father, joining Tillman’s platoon.As the commanding officer gives orders, Peter mistakenly repeats...
Via Bob's Blitz
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Pro Football Hall of Fame should find a unique way to honor Pat Tillman

It’s hard to believe Pat Tillman has been dead 10 years. Feels like just yesterday he was in Afghanistan fighting for freedom and the American way of life. But I guess that’s the idea behind never forgetting the sacrifice Tillman made when he stepped away from a seven-figure NFL salary to join the U.S. Army. Regardless, it’s important that we continue to find ways to ensure...
Via This Given Sunday
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Marie Tillman: Pat Tillman’s Life Was Defined By ‘Passion and Purpose’

On April 22, 2004, Army Ranger and former NFL player Pat Tillman was killed as a result of friendly fire while on tour in Afghanistan. Ten years later, Tillman’s legacy lives on. On April 26, more than 30,000 participants will descend upon Tempe, Ariz. to take part in “Pat’s Run,” a 4.2-mile road race created in dedication of Pat Tillman’s service. The race was started...
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Army Ranger Fears He Shot Fallen NFL Star Pat Tillman

When former NFL player-turned-Army Ranger Pat Tillman was killed in the friendly-fire incident of April 22, 2004, there were obvious holes in the story of what happened that tragic day in Afghanistan. Ten years later, one of Tillman’s former platoon-mates is saying he might have been the one who shot him. “It is possible, in my mind, that I hit him,” Steven Elliott said to...
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Runners Stop Mid-Race To Thank 95-Year-Old Veteran (Video)

A road race benefiting the Pat Tillman Foundation turning into an impromptu tribute over the weekend. Among the spectators watching the eight-kilometer race, which wound through the San Jose area, was 95-year-old World War II veteran Joe Bell, who wore his full military uniform as he cheered on participants from the sidewalk. As the mob of runners jogged past, they began to branch...
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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