VINCE YOUNG NEWS

Longhorns: Charlie Strong Changing University of Texas Football for the Better

It was almost 11:30 pm on a school night when I stood up and cheered as Vince Young ran it in on 4th and 5 to beat USC for the 2005 BCS National Championship. I was only 16 but had followed the Longhorns ever since I was little. A few years later they worked their […] The post Longhorns: Charlie Strong Changing University of Texas Football for the Better appeared first on Champs Nation.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Young's Career Didn't End Because of His Argument With Jeff Fisher

When the Tennessee Titans drafted former Texas Longhorns quarterback Vince Young with the No, 3 pick in the 2006 draft they thought they were picking up a future superstar. At times he looked like one, but his tenure with the team was rocky at best before finally coming to an end.Upon reflection Young sees the argument he got in to with than-head coach Jeff Fisher as the driving...
Via FatManWriting
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Where Could Vince Young Have Thrived Given a Chance?

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports I have been lamenting NFL coaches and general managers for the past few years and have ultimately been disappointed in their handling of Vince Young‘s situation. Young recently announced a sort of semi-retirement because he has not been able to stay with a team since 2011 and has not seen even a semblance of a starting job since he left the team...
Via The Sideline
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Says He’s Retired From the NFL

Former Tennessee Titans superstar quarterback Vince Young is officially retiring from the NFL. In an interview with Brent Carney of… The post Vince Young Says He’s Retired From the NFL appeared first on Uncoached.
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young's retiring? In reality, NFL has moved on

Vince Young thinks he has retired from the NFL, but mainly because the NFL thinks his time is up. Let's be honest here: this isn't really Young's decision. After being released by the Browns earlier this month, it sounds to me like the former Titans quarterback has finally accepted his options have run dry. Young told KXAN in Austin over the weekend he considers himself...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Retires

Posted to NFLNFL veteran, Vince Young, announced his retirement on Saturday. Young announced his retirement on KXAN radio in Austin, Texas. Young recently signed with the Cleveland Browns but was cut four days after drafting Johnny Manziel. Young was drafted by the Tennessee Titans as the third overall pick in 2006 after leading the Texas Longhorns to a Rose Bowl victory. Young...
Via Sports Mockery
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young On NFL Retirement: ‘It’s Definitely Official, I Think’

Vince Young is officially hanging up the cleats as an NFL quarterback. Well, probably. Young went on the Austin, Texas radio station KXAN on Saturday to announce that, unless a great offer arises, his playing days in the NFL are over. “I’m retired,” Young told the station, via ESPN. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed … I’ve already started moving...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Former QB Vince Young Officially Retires From NFL

Vince Young has had a rough time on his path back to the NFL the last few years.  Young was the 3rd pick in the 2006 draft by the Tennessee Titans. but the QB hasn’t touched the gridiron since his 2011 stint with the Eagles. Most recently, Young signed with the Cleveland Browns in May. But then the team got their hands on Johnny Manziel in the draft, and you know who the odd man...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young is pretty sure he’s retiring from the NFL

Vince Young has essentially hit the end of the road in his NFL career, and he’s admitting he’s pretty much retired. Young was speaking at his football camp Saturday and told KXAN that he thinks his retirement is “definitely official.” “It’s definitely official I think in my book,” Young said Saturday via KXAN. “Unless we […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Vince Young to retire from NFL, likely will take job with Texas

Former Texas Longhorns great Vince Young will retire, according to KXAN-TV in Austin. “It’s definitely official I think in my book,” Young told the station at his annual football camp in Round Rock. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…other than that I’ve started moving forward in some things.” “I love the NFL, will love the game always but...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Saying goodbye to Vince Young’s career

Love him or hate him, Vince Young did some interesting things for the Tennessee Titans. He retired Saturday after six tumultuous seasons in the NFL. After doing this: Tennessee took him No. 3 overall. A combination of Jeff Fisher, inconsistent play and immature behavior led to Young playing in 54 games, and starting 47, for the Titans over five seasons. This is probably his definitive...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Philadelphia Eagles QB Vince Young retires from NFL

In shocking news, Vince Young has decided to call it a quits when it comes to the game of football. Young, who played for the Philadelphia Eagles back in 2011 was known more famous for his “Dream team” comment rather than his play on the field that season. It looked like Young had finally got his chance to play once again in the NFL as during the off-season the Cleveland Browns...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young retires from NFL, would consider comeback

Vince Young has retired from the NFL. The news is hardly news as Young has not played in a regular season game since the 2011 season. He announced his retirement on Saturday. “I’m retired,” Young told NFL.com. Young did leave the door open for a return though adding, “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed … I’ve already started moving forward. … It’s...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young moving on from football

Free agent quarterback Vince Young has come to terms with the fact that his NFL career is likely over. “It’s definitely official I think in my book,” Young said, per KXAN.com. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…other than that I’ve started moving forward in some things.” “I love the NFL, will love the game always but I’m kind of moving forward...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Vince Young says NFL career likely over

Is Vince Young ready to officially hang up his cleats? According to KXAN in Houston, the Longhorn legend revealed at his annual football camp Saturday that he believes his NFL career is over. "It's definitely official I think in my book," Young, 31, said of his potential retirement. "Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…other than that I...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Implies Beef With Jeff Fisher Caused Him to Be Blackballed

Vince Young announced his retirement today, but it wasn’t voluntarily, he believes the beginning of the end was his beef with his former coach Jeff Fisher. No one will know the whole story, but Young’s reputation never has been the same. “I had my ups and downs. I made the mistake of getting in to it with my coach and that kind of hurt me a whole lot. When you go to different...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young: ‘It (retirement) is definitely offcial I think in my book’

Vince Young during 2007 Pro Bowl representing the AFC’s Tennessee Titans | Photo courtesy of WikiMediaCommons. Vince Young has decided to call it a career in the NFL, telling Austin, Texas’ KXAN-TV. The 2006 AFC Rookie of the Year, who defeated current New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston in the voting, played for the Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles and was...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Retiring From The NFL

  Veteran quarterback, and current free agent, Vince Young told Brent Carney of KXAN.com that he’s retiring from the NFL. “I’m retired [from the NFL],” Young said, per Carney. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…I’ve already started moving forward” Young said, “It’s definitely official I think in my book.” “It’s definitely official...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Texas Longhorn QB Vince Young to Retire From the NFL

It's been expected for sometime now, but it appears that it is finally going to happen. Former college great Vince Young has decided it's time to hang up the cleats for good.Yes, Longhorn Nation--Vince Young is retiring from the NFL.@ESPNNFL/TwitterHe has yet to file the paperwork with the NFL yet, but word is that he has decided it's time to take the job his alma mater...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Says He is Retired From The NFL

Vince Young has decided to take the money that will come from working with the University of Texas and move on with his life.  According to Brent Carney, Young his done with the National Football League. Vince Young: "I'm retired" from NFL. "Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…I've already started moving forward" — Brent Carney...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young: I'm retired from NFL, unless...

Texas legend Vince Young says he is done with professional football. Vince has bounced around quite a bit and some would say he has been blackballed at times. He most recently got a shot with Cleveland but it didn’t last very long. Here is what he had to say: Vince Young: "I'm retired" from NFL. "Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…I'...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young Spotted With Vince Young Lanyard Hanging Out Of His Pocket

  Vince Young turned 31 on May 18. The guy is headed towards his golden years when college has long passed him by,…
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young: CFL has ‘never been an option for me’

Vince Young and Tim Tebow have a lot in common. Both were among the best college quarterbacks of their time. Both experienced success at the NFL level. Both watched their professional careers fizzle out -- fast. And both are adamant against going the CFL route. “No disrespect to Canada,” Young told FOX 26 in Houston. “They’ve got some great players that I know play...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Young doesn't want to play in Canada

Vince Young wants the NFL. The NFL doesn’t want him. The CFL may want him. But he doesn’t want the CFL. David Climer of the Tennessean makes the case for Young changing his tune about the 110-yard alternative to the highest level of the sport. With two years out of the NFL and not even a sip of room-temperature tea with the Browns, Young needs to realize that, if he wants...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Knowing When To Say When: Vince Young And Professional Football

A part of me hates to see Vince Young falter the way he has the past few seasons. It appears the former college great has run out of stops in the NFL since being cut by the Cleveland Browns. Young’s talent as a player has always been somewhat questionable. He is unconventional in many ways, […] The post Knowing When To Say When: Vince Young And Professional Football appeared...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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