The 2014 NFL season marks Adrian Peterson's eighth in the NFL, and with 86 rushing touchdowns already, you'd be shocked at the names Peterson can pass and ultimately join this year. Can he stay healthy long enough and receive ample support...Show More Summary
Allegedly, a man stole $2,700 in meat products from Portland supermarkets last month, and was arrested after police obtained compelling footage of the beef thefts. According to a KOIN6 news report, Barry Trenell Sanders, 53, was taken into custody after a joint investigation with Portland police and Safeway Loss Prevention staff. The investigation spanned from
What does the perfect running back look like? You might imagine it's someone like Jim Brown, Walter Payton or Barry Sanders. But for the modern NFL, how would you build the ideal running back? Looking at the key physical components to...Show More Summary
Jamaal Charles isn’t satisfied just being one of the best running backs in the NFL today. He wants to be one of the best running backs in NFL history. Charles told the Associated Press he that wants to be mentioned in the same breath as Emmitt Smith and Barry Sanders. “It’s all about staying consistent,”…
The always elusive Lion.
With every passing season, the career arc of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson inches closer to that of Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders. While Sanders is rightly considered one of the most dominant runners of the football to ever play the game, his teams rarely tasted consistent or lasting success in the win-loss column. Show More Summary
We all loved ESPN’s “I Believe” commercial released in April, featuring shots of the American Outlaws and one of their most beloved chants. Now ESPN has gone one better, and released an updated version of the ad, this time starring …...Show More Summary
It has been almost 15 seasons now since his abrupt retirement from the NFL, from when Barry Sanders indicated he had enough of what had been going on with the Detroit Lions and chose not to play anymore. Though there is a complete generation...Show More Summary
The Pontiac Silverdome was the place Elvis, Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones played. And Pope John Paul II prayed. It's where Barry Sanders and Isiah Thomas became Detroit sports legends. A marvel of...
Nike’s low-top Air Trainer 2 silhouette is back for the summer with this orange, black and grey “Safari” colorway. The sneaker seems to pay homage to NFL Hall of Famer Barry Sanders and his years at Oklahoma State, where he won the… Nike Air Trainer 2 PRM QS “Safari” is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
Someone get the HOF running back a stool. Hey, guys... guys... where did Barry Sanders go? Oh, there he is, hiding behind the podium like he thinks he's Michael Dukakis. At least he's out of the elevator now. Traveling with Barry Sanders might be kind of fun, now that I think about it.
Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders has seen it all in his day. So when the former Detroit Lion running back was asked his thoughts on Michael Sam’s chances of being accepted within NFL locker rooms this season, Sanders was his usual candid self: “Guys are more forward thinking than you think,” he said
Imagine schmoozing with Hall of Famers about the upcoming draft. Imagine attending skills clinics conducted by Jim Brown and Barry Sanders. These are among the activities that will occur Saturday and Sunday at the first Pro FootballShow More Summary
The Oklahoma State Cowboys have a long tradition of fielding quality running backs. From Thurman Thomas to Barry Sanders, Vernand Morency, Kendall Hunter, Joseph Randle and all the other guys in between, the Cowboys have consistently produced 1,000-yard rushers and NFL draft picks. However, 2013 was a bit of a regression from those lofty standards. Show More Summary
BBDO New York continues its ”Approved” or “athletes not taking themselves too seriously” series for Foot Locker with “No Rings.” The spot follows “All Is Right” and stars Damian Lillard and a crew of veterans–including Barry Sanders,...Show More Summary
Remember when Barry Sanders committed to Stanford? It happened not too long ago, right? It was two years ago to be specific, though it feels more like yesterday. That's likely because Sanders, who carries the same name as his all-time...Show More Summary
What do you get for the Lions fan who has everything? If he’s already got the Lions’ terrible 2013 calendar or a shirt commemorating their undefeated 2008 preseason, you could buy him a Silverdome urinal. Yes, the owners of the Pontiac Silverdome, the once state-of-the-art stadium that has been largely vacant since the Lions moved…
Leave the audience wanting more remains a basic rule of show business. Like running backs Robert Smith, Barry Sanders, and Jim Brown before him, Rashard Mendenhall retires from football still hearing cheers. But he doesn’t want you to call him an entertainer. Show More Summary
Barry Sanders joins Erik Kuselias and Mike Florio to discuss the Super Bowl, the hiring of Jim Caldwell and the running backs he enjoys to watch.
Running backs past and present will be front and center on Thursday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN. Hall of Famer Barry Sanders will discuss how he thinks Super Bowl XLVIII will play out on Sunday when he joins the crew for a conversation. We’ll also catch up on what one of the greatest…