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Add dummy Derrick Ward to the list who thinks freedom of speech applies beyond government

The Human Rights Campaign, an LGBT advocacy group, blasted the Giants for bringing David Tyree aboard. Wonder why...hmmm...Could it have been because of that whole "I'd trade my Super Bowl thing?""...I firmly believe that God created and ordained marriage between a man and a woman, I believe that that's something that should be fought for at all costs,"...
Via Bob's Blitz
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Political correctness has run amok

Must be my unlucky day. It’s not Friday, but it’s the 13th. It’s unlucky because today is the day I write this column. Always on Tuesdays, always following James Merilatt, who wrote a well-crafted, Monday-morning analysis on the Denver Broncos draft performance. I can’t write another column grading the draft; I mean, I could, but James had it covered. How much impact can...
Via Mile High Sports
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL RB Disgusted by Michael Sam, Says You Should Read the Bible

Interesting thing about the Bible, it can be interpreted so many different ways, but since none us was around when it was written, no one knows the literal interpretation. KKK and Catholic church use the same bible. So, using the Bible as a weapon isn’t the smartest thing, but here is what former running back Derrick Ward had to say. I'm sorry but that Michael Sam is no bueno...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Marshall Henderson sends out homophobic tweet about Michael Sam

We now know where Marshall Henderson stands in regards to Michael Sam being shown kissing his boyfriend on television after getting drafted.Henderson sent out this homophobic tweet (seen above) Monday morning and it's only a matter of time before he ultimately removes it. No worries though. The screen shot will last forever.According to The Big Lead, Henderson joins Case McCoy...
Via Bush League Chronicle
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Giants RB Derrick Ward slams ESPN for airing Michael Sam kiss: Report

Former New York Giants running back Derrick Ward, a member of the team’s Super Bowl championship team in 2007, slammed ESPN for showing Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend after he became the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.Ward, who retired from the Houston Texans in 2012, said the sports network’s decision to run footage of the kiss after the St. Louis Rams selected...
Via The Other Paper
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL RB Derrick Ward goes off on twitter about Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend on TV

The St. Louis Rams created one of the most historic moments not just in the 2014 NFL Draft, but in the history of the entire league on Saturday when they selected Missouri defensive end Michael Sam in the seventh round of the event, making him the first openly gay player to ever be drafted. As the moment was playing out, ESPN had cameras with Sam to catch the emotion in the room...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: The Return of Earth, Wind & Fire

September 14, 2008 – The Marc Bulger led St. Louis Rams face off against Eli Manning and the New York Giants in the G-Men’s second regular season game following a successful Super Bowl run. The Giants ground attack shreds the St. Louis defense for 203 rushing yards on 28 carries, through a combination of Earth, Wind, and Fire; a change-up run attack which used a rotation of Brandon...
Via Standing O Sports
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman stands behind former Little League teammate DeSean Jackson

The Philadelphia Eagles strange, sudden release of DeSean Jackson has quickly become one of the biggest stories of the offseason, and Jackson’s friends and colleagues are lining up to offer their support. Long before his release, the Eagles were shopping Jackson on the trade market. According to reports by NJ.com, there were behind-the-scenes issues, and the Eagles were concerned...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL player Derrick Ward’s Twitter Rant In Support Of DeSean Jackson

On Friday when news broke of the Philadelphia Eagles release of Pro Bowl receiver DeSean Jackson, word started to surface that DeSean’s alleged gang ties were the root of the problem. Former NFL running back and Super Bowl Champion Derrick Ward went on a Twitter rampage of epic proportion, defending Jackson. Ward, who is also a native of South Central LA, took ESPN and other media...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Retired NFL Player Derrick Ward Calls ESPN Analysts Punks For Linking DeSean Jackson To Gang Involvement

Photo Credit: @DerrickWard32/Twitter With all the reports surfacing on free agent wide receiver DeSean Jackson allegedly being tied to gangs, retired NFL running back Derrick Ward finally got tired of it and exploded on Twitter. Who did Ward initially target? It was Ron Jaworski, Teddy Bruschi and ESPN analysts that came first on the guillotine. Photo Credit: @DerrickWard32/Twitter...
Via Blog Surface
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Donte’ Stallworth, Derrick Ward Defend DeSean Jackson On Twitter

NFL players Donte’ Stallworth and Derrick Ward took to Twitter on Friday to comment on the Philadelphia Eagles’ decision to cut DeSean Jackson. Jackson’s release comes after NJ.com reported that the Eagles were troubled by the wide receiver’s “continued association” with gang members. Jackson denies these allegations himself, but Stallworth and Ward rushed to support...
Via NESN.com
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL Player Derrick Ward Twitter Trolls ESPN

(AP Photo) According to a report from Fox Sports and his own Twitter feed, former NFL running back Derrick Ward had quite a few choice words to say to ESPN today when they commentated on the DeSean Jackson situation on their “NFL Live” show today. He did not hold back any punches, especially when addressing ESPN’s analysts Ron Jaworski, Mark Dominik and Teddy Bruschi. ...
Via Down and Distance
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL RB Flames League & ESPN on Twitter over DeSean Jackson Release

  Former New York Giants and Houston Texans running back Derrick Ward had some choice tweets for the analysts of ESPN and how they handled the news of the Philadelphia Eagles releasing DeSean Jackson earlier today. See the tweets below These ESPN analyst sound real dumb right now talking about @DeseanJackson10 They think they know what they're talking about but they don'...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward went off on ESPN over their coverage of DeSean Jackson

  Former NFL running back Derrick Ward made it clear on Twitter today that he wasn’t thrilled with the way ESPN handled their coverage of former Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson getting released. The @Eagles gonna cut @DeseanJackson10 because they "Think" he might know gang members but they'll keep and resign a well known Racist? — Derrick Ward (@DerrickWard32...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFLer Derrick Ward Blasts ESPN for its DeSean Jackson Coverage

On the same day the Eagles released Pro-Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson, former NFL running back, Derrick Ward, came to the defense of Jackson. Ward took to Twitter today to criticize both Tedy Bruschi, Ron Jaworski and ESPN for its Jackson coverage. These ESPN analyst sound real dumb right now talking about @DeseanJackson10 They think they know what they're talking about but they...
Via Diehardsport
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward Steamrolls ESPN, Eagles With Epic Twitter Takedown

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward made, quite possibly, the most salient argument in the most monumental Twitter takedown you will read in some time.
Via Gamedayr
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward goes on Twitter rampage against NFL, ESPN, more

Former running back let loose after Eagles released DeSean Jackson.
Via FOXSports.com
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward on DeSean Jackson: What does gang banging have to do with football?

Opinions on the Philadelphia Eagles’ decision to release DeSean Jackson continue to roll in, and former NFL running back Derrick Ward shared one of the most controversial. Ward defended Jackson on Twitter shortly after the news came out. One of his main arguments is that what a player does in his personal time has nothing […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

5 best running back performances in New York Giants history

Of the New York Giants’ top five rushing performances in franchise history, Tiki Barber is responsible for three of them. It’s no accident Barber is the franchise’s record holder for career rushing yards with 10,449. And while his place atop the list of greatest Giants running backs may be up for debate, his five career 200-yard games certainly give him the edge. For most of...
Via cover32 - Giants
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward, T.J. Houshmanzadeh joining Antonio Pierce’s coaching staff

We reported a couple of days ago that former Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce is new head coach of the Long Beach Poly High School football team. Former NFL players T.J. Houshmanzadeh and Derrick Ward are joining him. Former NFLers Derrick Ward and TJ Houshmandzadeh will be on Antonio Pierce's coaching staff at LB Poly HS, Pierce says. — Dan Graziano (@DanGrazianoESPN) February...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-New York Giant: NFL doesn't care about former players

Derrick Ward played for the New York Giants from 2004 to 2008 before playing a few seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Houston Texans, too. So, it's safe to say that Ward knows what it is like to play in the National Football League.However, the 33-year-old, who is now a full-time screen writer, recently expressed his discontent with how the league treats former players...
Via Bush League Chronicle
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Texans running back tweets football warning to parents

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward took to Twitter today, talking to parents of future NFL hopefuls. Ward pleaded with parents to “not allow your kids to grow up to play NFL football.” Here are the three consecutive tweets Ward put out: Moms and Dads as I've said before I'll say again please please please don't let your kids grow up to be NFL players. Once they...
Via cover32 - Texans
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

David Wilson “I’m at the bottom now”

Following his abysmal performance Sunday night versus the Dallas Cowboys, Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin wouldn’t say if David Wilson was the starter or not going forward. Wilson on the other had said that he would continue to work hard. “I’m just gonna keep working hard. I’m at the bottom now. So nowhere to go but up from here. That’s really all I got.” Wilson has...
Via Overtime
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Retired RB Derrick Wards tweets his displeasure over NFL players DUI’s

One former NFL player is disgusted by the numerous DUI arrests some of his peers have racked up this off season. Recently retired running back, Derrick Ward went on a Twitter tirade on Saturday about the issue and how it affects the fans and their longevity in the league. Check it out:
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
July 22, 2012  |  Discuss
YOU BOOZE YOU LOSE

Ex-RB blasts NFL players for DUIs

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward voiced his frustration with all the DUIs NFL players are racking up. He's pretty upset with it.

Via The Victory Formation
July 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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