Holmes vs. TD: History Makes The Hall

Terrell Davis was voted into the Hall of Fame, fairly controversial pick because while Davis was dominant those three years, those more or less make up the entirety of his career. His case vs. that of Priest Holmes shows how the football and baseball Halls differ.
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Best performances in the history of the NFL Divisional Round

The NFL Divisional Round of the playoffs almost always has some exciting match-ups and have provided for a number of classic games (Tuck Rule anyone?). These are the best performances in the history of the NFL Divisional Round.
January 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell is threatening the NFL record for average yards from scrimmage

With three week left to play, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is seriously threatening the NFL record for yards from scrimmage per game. According to NFL Media Research, Bell is averaging 161.6 yards from scrimmage per game in 2016, which is just a few yards shy of Priest Holmes’ NFL record (163.4) for a single season. Most scrimmage YPG, single season: 2002...
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December 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Box Score 10/7: Divisional series and diva receivers

Good morning and welcome to the Yardbarker Box Score.This is what we're reading before an entire day of baseball.   Happy birthday to Priest Holmes, Charles Woodson and Evan Longoria. On this date in 1972, the Islanders played their first game at Nassau Coliseum.  Around the league:  Charlie Strong was set up to fail at Texas. - [Fox Sports] Penguins general manager Jim...
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October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs TBT: A look at Priest Holmes career

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Since its Thursday, I decided we should throw it back and take a look at former...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Priest Holmes going off for the Chiefs

Before Jamal Charles and before Larry Johnson there was Priest Holmes. AROUND COVER32First and Ten: The top ten NFL free agents in 2016 Hot Seat: Four NFL rules that need to be changed QB Power Rankings: Tom Brady finally falls from grace Games of the Week: Four games you don’t want to miss The overcast Ravens running back that the Chiefs turned into a stud. Chiefs fans everywhere...
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Priest Holmes

Considered by many as the greatest running back in Kansas City Chiefs history, Priest Holmes is a legend in the show me state and he will always be thought of in the highest regard.  Today, on throwback Thursday, we take a look at some of Holmes’ best career highlights and why Chiefs fans will always love #31.  Included in the clips are all Holmes’ touchdowns from his historic...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Nearly two decades after leaving Texas, Priest Holmes gets his diploma

On and off the football field, Priest Holmes always had vision. And when he finished his pro career, he always knew what was next."I realized that was always the goal," Holmes told Texas Sports, referring to the applied learning and development degree he received from the College of Education. Holmes played 10 seasons in the NFL after four years at Texas where he rushed for more...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Chiefs star Priest Holmes graduates from Texas

Priest Holmes played second fiddle to Ricky Williams the last time he was a Longhorn.He took second fiddle to no one in his return trip to Austin -- for a degree that was over 20 years in the making.“Perseverance speaks volumes if you apply it to your life," Holmes told about his graduation.Holmes had to endure a lot to become a Chiefs legend. He was injured at...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Priest Holmes graduates from Texas 19 years later

At one point, he may have been the best back in the game. Priest Holmes set the NFL single-season rushing record in 2003 with 27 touchdowns. However, following a sharp decline to his career, Holmes retired from professional football in 2007. Following his retirement, Holmes began work with the NFLPA and became a huge contributor in his hometown city of San Antonio. Now, nineteen...
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May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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