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WATCH: Big Cleveland Browns OL Joel Bitonio Denies Devin Hester a Touchdown

Whenever Devin Hester gets the ball in relatively open field the man is typically going to take the ball to the house--or at least get really, really close. It looked like he has a touchdown in the making against the Cleveland Browns, but one person decided to do something about it--305 pound offensive lineman Joel Bitonio.The big man found a gear that is not common with guys of...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons And Panthers Get Into Huge Fight

Some tensions boiled over in the Atlanta Falcons-Carolina Panthers game and a huge fight erupted on the field. A penalty by Roman Harper sparked the fight and Devin Hester, Harry Douglas and Josh Norman really got it going. [SB Nation] The post Falcons And Panthers Get Into Huge Fight appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Injury Report: Devin Hester, Harry Douglas, Josh Wilson

Atlanta Falcons starting CB Josh Wilson (ankle) and wide receivers Devin Hester (ankle) and Harry Douglas (foot) are all listed as questionable going into Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers. The Falcons (3-6) are considered second in the NFC South and could be potentially tied for first place with New Orleans if the Saints lose their game against Cincinnati on Sunday...
Via NFL Injury Report
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons: Hester, Douglas sat out practice on Wednesday

Both Devin Hester and Harry Douglas sat out practice on Wednesday for the Atlanta Falcons. Hester suffered an ankle injury in Week 10 against Tampa Bay. He left the game and did not return. While the Falcons do not appear to have any concern about the injury lingering they are playing it safe and limiting him in practice this week. Hester is merely a return man for the Falcons unless...
Via Tireball.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs observations: Losing streak grows to five with another loss to Falcons

TAMPA, Fla. -- Catch the fever, Tampa Bay. The Bucs are 1-8. The Atlanta Falcons entered as losers of five consecutive games, not winning since spanking the Bucs 56-14 in Week 3, and they found the elixir to their recent ills. Those same Bucs, the worst team in the NFL's worst division. Atlanta 27, Tampa Bay 17. The return of Josh McCown as starting quarterback didn't make...
Via Fox Sports Florida
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Devin Hester Drops Wide Open Touchdown

There was a lot of debate when Devin Hester was running routes for the Chicago Bears if he would ever pan out to be a viable wide receiver threat. The Chicago Bears decided not to pay him, and Hester signed with the Atlanta Falcons in the offseason. Well, watch as Devin Hester drops a wide open touchdown pass from Matt Ryan. Devin Hester Drops Wide Open TD Pass Hester has been a...
Via Sports Mockery
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons vs. Chicago Bears Preview

Devin Hester status is questionable heading into Sunday’s game against his former team. (Ann Heisenfelt) The Atlanta Falcons already face a must-win game, and it’s only Week 6 of the 2014 NFL season. The Falcons host the Chicago Bears in what will be their only game at home in the Georgia Dome until November 23. Atlanta plays a “home” game against the Detroit Lions in London...
Via In The Neutral Zone
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

It’s Alright to Cheer for Devin Hester on Sunday

Devin Hester will face the Chicago Bears on Sunday in Atlanta. As a member of the Atlanta Falcons, Hester has found himself yet again, rejuvenated and happy to play the game he loves once again. While he will be your opponent, Bears fans, it is alright to root for Devin Hester on Sunday. Hester’s Abrupt End in Chicago Wasn’t His Fault Since leaving Chicago, and remembering...
Via Sports Mockery
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking the NFL’s best kick returners: Is Devin Hester of the Atlanta Falcons #1?

Everybody loves to rank the top ten quarterbacks in the NFL. It seems like people never get tired of arguing about it. However, there are 22 players on the field at any given time and no one player can swing the momentum like a kick returner can. So how come nobody ranks the top ten kick returners in the league? Who knows? But we set out to fix that. A lot of factors go into kick...
Via cover32 - Falcons
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears ready for Hester, Falcons

Special-teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis was coy when discussing the Chicago Bears plans to defense former Bear Devin Hester. “I think everybody knows how great a player he is,” stated DeCamillis. “ I don’t think there’s any question about that. I think the biggest thing is we just have to have a good plan going in for him. A lot of people [...]
Via Bears Claws
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Returns That Define Devin Hester’s Career in Chicago

Devin Hester will be on the other side of the field on Sunday afternoon against the Chicago Bears. The Bears let Hester go this year and he signed with Atlanta. Hester recently set the all time return record in a Falcons jersey. Here’s a look back at five of Hester’s top returns in a Bears uniform. Sit back, relax, and reminisce. Thanks for the memories 23. #GOAT Game Winner...
Via Sports Mockery
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Needs To Avoid Devin Hester, Trestman Should Kick Away

Marc Trestman has a big decision to make on Sunday, should he kick to Devin Hester … or not? The answer to that question is much more complicated than it appears to be. The Background When Trestman arrived in Chicago, he made it very clear that Hester wasn’t going to be a part of his offense. After a few years of attempting to be a #1 wide receiver in Chicago, Hester’s offensive...
Via Sports Mockery
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Devin Hester says he wanted to break Deion Sanders’ record with the Bears

A couple of weeks ago Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Devin Hester broke Deion Sanders’ all-time return touchdown record. It was a hallmark moment in an incredible career, but a bittersweet one for Chicago Bears fans: ICYMI: Here's Devin Hester's record breaking PR for a TD from last night. Congrats @D_Hest23. #OnceABearAlwaysABear! https://t.co/JR3FlrdzHc — Chicago Bears...
Via cover32 - Bears
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Devin Hester breaks the return TD record

Deion Sanders and Devin Hester Share a Moment “I’m gonna say it. I wasn’t happy the last 3-4 years in Chicago. Things weren’t going the way I expected.” These are the words of Atlanta Falcons wide receiver and return specialist Devin Hester as he sits with the NFL network crew for a postgame interview after a dazzling week 3 performance against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...
Via isportsweb.com
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants wary of Hester's return ability

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Looking for their third consecutive win, the New York Giants are concerned about trying to stop Devin Hester when the Atlanta Falcons visit this weekend. Hester, a three-time Pro Bowler, has returned more punts and kicks for touchdowns than any other player in league history. He broke Deion Sanders' record for return TDs with a 62-yard punt return...
Via AP on Fox
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

A Video Tribute to Devin Hester – All 20 touchdowns in one video #Wow

It is hard to fathom just how good Devin Hester is until you watch his highlight reel. Devin Hester was a special player and should be a lovk to eventually make the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Number 23 has changed the game at the returner position. He really has not lost a step. The post A Video Tribute to Devin Hester – All 20 touchdowns in one video #Wow appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons Injury Report: Harry Douglas, Devin Hester, Roddy White

The Atlanta Falcons head into their week four match up with the Minnesota Vikings with a banged up receiving corps. Three of their top four receivers have been listed on the injury report all week, but are all expected to play.#154115180 / gettyimages.comHarry Douglas injured his left foot in last weeks beating of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, He was a full participant in practice Wednesday...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

3 Reasons the Chicago Bears Were Dead Wrong on Devin Hester

Devin Hester should have broken the all-time touchdown record as a member of the Chicago Bears, it was a huge mistake by the organization not to bring him back. There are tens of thousands of words that can be written on this topic, so this piece will be a breakdown of exactly why the Chicago Bears were dead wrong on Hester, in less words. #3. Hester’s Original Contract Extension...
Via Sports Mockery
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons WR/RS Devin Hester a Hall of Famer?

Howie Long on the Hall of Fame candidacy of Atlanta Falcons’ wide receiver and kick returner Devin Hester, who set a new NFL record for return touchdowns last week: “It’s hard. Special teams players wait a long time. It’s almost like in baseball where relievers struggle to get into the Hall of Fame. It’s hard and you saw Ray Guy waited 23 years. Everybody slights special...
Via The Sports Bank
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

The Upper-Body Workout That Powered Devin Hester Into the NFL Record Books

Devin Hester has always looked up to Deion Sanders. That might still be the case, but now it's Sanders' turn to look up to Hester in the record books. Last week, Hester
Via Stack
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings Matchup Nightmare Week 4: Devin Hester

When the Chicago Bears let Devin Hester leave via free agency, the rest of the NFC North let out a sigh of relief. The NFL’s all-time leader in returns for touchdowns tormented the other teams in the division and made his mark as a game-changer on special teams with 20 return touchdowns.The Minnesota Vikings had to have let out the largest sigh of relief as they could never figure...
Via Pro Football Spot
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons To Play Devin Hester More At WR

The Atlanta Falcons have to hope that this addition doesn’t subtract from the return game.  Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter wants to add more explosive plays to the offense. Koetter reportedly will play special teams ace Devin Hester at wide receiver more because he feels he earned it according to an  ESPN.com report.  “The thinking is simple: All players usually...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Dreaming of Streaming: Week 4

  Check out Spreadsheet Sports powerful projection and optimal lineup tool and get $5 off by going through The Fake Football here. . The Atlanta Falcons, even without Devin Hester’s Thursday  Full Article » The post Dreaming of Streaming: Week 4 appeared first on Fantasy Football Rankings & more, The Fake Football.
Via The Fake Football
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Falcons PR Devin Hester once beat a cheetah in a race… really

Last week Devin Hester may have broken Deion Sanders’ all-time return touchdown record, but it’s not even the most impressive thing that he’s done in the last year. In November of last year Hester participated in a race with a cheetah for National Geographic’s big cat week. Take a look: Chris Johnson also raced a cheetah, but he ended up losing. Ridiculous. You may also...
Via cover32 - Falcons
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Devin Hester Worthy of the Hall of Fame?

Devin Hester broke the NFL record for return touchdowns Thursday night against the Buccaneers. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for a few years, this touchdown return, unlike any before, was bittersweet for Bears fans as Devin Hester is now a member of the Atlanta Falcons. Hester made history when he weaved through the Buccaneers’ special teams on a punt return and got...
Via Sports Mockery
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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