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WALTER PAYTON RUMORS

Devin McCourty just might be 2014 NFL Man of the Year

NFL:The prestigious Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award presented by Nationwide is unique among NFL honors because it is the only award that recognizes a current NFL player for outstanding community service activities as well as excellence on the field. Established in 1970, the award was renamed in 1999 after the late Chicago Bears’ running back Walter Payton, who represented...
Via Patriots Life
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Here is a list of All 32 Walter Payton Man of the Year Award winners

Team Player Arizona Cardinals Calais Campbell Atlanta Falcons Matt Bryant Baltimore Ravens Torrey Smith Buffalo Bills Fred Jackson Carolina Panthers Thomas Davis Chicago Bears Jay Cutler Cincinnati Bengals Vincent Rey Cleveland Browns Craig Robertson Dallas Cowboys DeMarco Murray Denver Broncos Ben Garland Detroit Lions Stephen Tulloch Green Bay Packers Aaron Rodgers Houston Texans...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams nominate Johnny Hekker as Walter Payton Man of the Year

It’s been quite the year for Johnny Hekker. Way back in February, he played in the Pro Bowl and was named an All-Pro shortly thereafter for the 2013 season. His 2014 season has been a satisfying encore to last year. He once again ranks among the best in all the important punter-related categories, has successfully converted three out of three fake special teams plays and, oh yeah...
Via cover32 - Rams
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Devin McCourty Named Walter Payton Man Of The Year Finalist

Devin McCourty’s hard work on and off the field is being recognized by the New England Patriots. The defensive back has been named the team’s nominee for the annual Walter Payton Man of the Year award, presented by Nationwide, which honors a player’s commitment to volunteer work in their community. Of the 32 nominees, three will be selected as finalists for the award, named...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Villanova’s John Robertson won the Walter Payton Award

John Robertson might not have been able to lead his team this past week as Villanova fell out of the FCS playoffs, but he was able to bring home a new piece of equipment. Robertson won the Walter Payton Award. @Coach_Talley: Congrats to John Robertson who just won the Walter Payton award! Villanova the only […] The post Villanova’s John Robertson won the Walter Payton Award...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Bengals I Film Review: Le’Veon Bell

When you finish a game with your name being mentioned in the same sentence as Walter Payton, that is typically a key indicator that you had a good day. That was certainly the case for Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, during which he piled up over 200 totals […] Steelers vs Bengals I Film Review: Le’Veon Bell is a post...
Via Steelers Depot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Le'veon Bell All Alone With Sweetness, Walter Payton

Bell joins Pro Football Hall of Famer Walter Payton (1977) as the only players in NFL history with 200+ scrimmage yards in three consecutive games. And the Steelers boast the league's third best record against Quality Opponents.
Via Cold Hard Football Facts
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell Records Third Straight 200 Yard Game

With another 200 yards from scrimmage Sunday in the game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell joined the great Walter Payton as the only players to top 200 scrimmage yards in three straight games since 1960. With five minutes left in the game, Bell has 185 yards rushing and 50 yards […] Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell Records Third Straight...
Via Steelers Depot
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Garoppolo is visiting the New England Patriots

Jimmy Garoppolo is one of the hottest small school prospects on the market this year, and it looks like the New England Patriots have interest. The 6-foot-2 1/4, 226-pound Garoppolo earned the Walter Payton Award in 2013, which is given to the top player in the Football Championship Subdivision. In 14 games, he completed 375 […] The post Jimmy Garoppolo is visiting the New England...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers sign small school stand out running back

Today the Pittsburgh Steelers signed former Stony Brook running back Miguel Maysonet to a future deal.  Maysonet was a road warrior for the Stony Brook finishing in the top three for the Walter Payton Award. Maysonet has bounced around this past year from team to team, but will hopefully be able to shine for the […]The post Pittsburgh Steelers sign small school stand out running...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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