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GET TO KNOW: Free Agent Scott Williams, S, Hampton University

NFL Draft Diamonds has teamed up with Joseph Muia a very solid up and coming scout, to put together a series for our readers called Get to Know. What this series will do is feature last years free agents to help them gain exposure. We always strive to assist players that have the passion to make […] The post GET TO KNOW: Free Agent Scott Williams, S, Hampton University appeared...
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How Sean Taylor’s gruesome death changed everything

Justice came seven years late for Sean Taylor’s family, friends and fans. A Miami-Dade County jury found Jason Mitchell guilty of murder for Tailor’s death. Mitchell is the convicted ringleader of the gang that burgled Taylor’s home and fatally shot him when he confronted them in defense of his family. News reports of this trial described details Taylor’s death more than...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Mastermind behind robbery that killed Sean Taylor has been sentenced to life in prison

According to the Miami Herald,  Jason S. Mitchell, 26 was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy immediately sentenced him to life prison, the mandatory prison term for first-degree murder. Mitchell is the second man to be convicted in the high-profile shooting of Taylor, a Redskins Pro Bowl defensive...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Taylor’s Killer, Jason Mitchell, Sentenced To Life In Prison

Justice–or at least, partial justice has come for the family of the late Redskins safety, Sean Taylor. Seven years after his murder, the other man involved in the  killing has been sentenced to life behind bars: BREAKING: Miami-Dade judge immediatey sentences Jason Mitchell to life in prison for Nov 2007 murder of #Redskins#UM safety #SeanTaylor — David Ovalle (@DavidOvalle305...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jury convicts second suspect in Sean Taylor slaying trial

MIAMI (AP) -- A Florida jury has convicted a man prosecutors called the ringleader of a botched 2007 Miami-area burglary that ended with the fatal shooting of Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor. The 12-person jury deliberated nearly four hours Tuesday before finding 25-year-old Jason Mitchell guilty of first-degree felony murder and armed burglary. Trial testimony indicated that...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Second Man Goes on Trial In Sean Taylor Case

Second Man Goes on Trial In Sean Taylor Case The accused mastermind of the botched burglary that claimed the life of Washington Redskins football player Sean Taylor heads to trial on Tuesday in a Miami-Dade courtroom. Jason Mitchell, 25, is accused of coming up with the idea for the November 2007 burglary of Taylor’s Palmetto [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark wears #21 in first OTA to honor Sean Taylor

(Credit: Twitter @Redskins) Safety Ryan Clark was very close with the late Sean Taylor when they were both members of the Washington Redskins in 2004 and 2005. Clark went on to rise to prominence with the Pittsburgh Steelers from 2006 to 2013. Taylor was tragically shot and killed during a home invasion in 2007 in the middle of a promising career. Since Taylor’s death, Clark has...
Via DC Sports-Kings
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro “CJ” Jones, CB, Clemson

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro “CJ” Jones, CB, Clemson  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? I wasn’t highly recruited coming out of high school. I went to college off of academics. Since then I’ve been that guy with a chip on my shoulder and wanting to prove people wrong. Where did you […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Taylor’s convicted killer Eric Rivera gets 57 years in prison

MIAMI — The man who prosecutors say fired the shot that killed Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor during a botched 2007 burglary was sentenced Thursday to more than 57 years in state prison. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy imposed the sentence on Eric Rivera, 23, one of five Fort Myers-area men charged with Taylor’s death after they broke into his house looking to steal...
Via NESN.com
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jury convicts Sean Taylor's killer

Eric Rivera Jr, seen here over the weekend in court, was convicted of second degree murder in the death of former Redskins safety Sean Taylor (courtesy of the Naples News) Justice has once and for all finally been served! ESPN reported today that a Florida jury has found 23-year old Eric Rivera JR guilty in the murder of former Redskins safety and University of Miami Hurricanes star...
Via DC Sports-Kings
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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