Former Giants players not happy about Eli Manning benching

The New York Giants’ decision to bench Eli Manning did not sit well with many of the team’s fans, much less its former players.Numerous former Giants logged onto Twitter to make their feelings known about the move, and let’s just say they were not happy.Here’s Shaun O’Hara, who was a center with the Giants from 2004-2010: Former Giants DE Osi Umenyiora: Former Giants WR Plaxico Burress...
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November 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress indicted for failing to pay income taxes

By Steve DelVecchio Former NFL wide receiver Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges that he failed to pay nearly $50,000 in New Jersey state income taxes. According to James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton, Burress is facing one count of issuing a bad check or electronic funds transfer and one count of willful failure to pay state tax. If convicted, the 37-year-old would face...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Plaxico Burress Coming Back For One More Season?

According to a Sunday tweet by Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress, he says that he is "indeed" coming back to Pittsburgh next season. Indeed! RT @gavinbennett18: @plaxicoburress you coming back to Pittsburgh next year? — Plaxico Burress (@plaxicoburress) January 5, 2014 Burress, who suffered a torn rotator cuff during training camp this past season, is currently an...
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January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Has Surgery On 36th Birthday

Veteran Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress will celebrate his 36th birthday Monday by having surgery to repair the torn rotator cuff suffered last week in practice. Steelers WR Plaxico Burress will celebrate his 36th birthday today by getting shoulder surgery. Ugh. — Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) August 12, 2013 Burress, who re-signed to a one-year [...] Steelers WR...
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August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Three Steelers Wide Receivers Left To Compete For Receiver Spot With Burress Out

Now that the reports have surfaced that Pittsburgh Steelers veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress could be out for the season with a torn rotator cuff, the race for the fifth wide receiver spot on the 53 man roster will likely come down to three young players unless another veteran is signed. Here is a look [...] Three Steelers Wide Receivers Left To Compete For Receiver Spot With...
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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress tears rotator cuff

Plaxico Burress is still trying to hang on to an NFL career and was expected to make the Pittsburgh Steelers roster this year. He had been having a steady training camp so far, but that all ended on Thursday when he tore the rotator cuff in his right shoulder. Burress, who will turn 36 next week, was hurt when he landed hard on his right arm while trying to make a catch over defensive...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Will Plaxico Burress make any kind of impact this season?

Plaxico Burress has been around the NFL for quite some time now. The wide receiver has had stints with the Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants, New York Jets and even prison. Burress recently signed a 1-year-deal with the Steelers in an effort to bring some kind of life back to his NFL career. Burress is a wide receiver who really faded into the shadows of the league in recent years...
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Is Glad He Has Entire Off-season To Get Into Football Shape

The Pittsburgh Steelers wasted no time this off-season in re-signing wide receiver Plaxico Burress, who inked a one-year deal early on in free agency. Burress was a guest this past Friday on SiriusXM NFL Radio and he talked about how glad he is to get to another chance to play in Pittsburgh in 2013. During the interview, Burrress was asked if he thinks that he still has it in himself...
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May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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