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Llamas Get Loose in Arizona; Internet Loses Its Mind Over Ensuing Chase Caught on Video

Llamas generally aren't the most graceful creatures, but the two that got loose in Arizona today are drawing comparisons to swivel-hipped running back Barry Sanders, due to their ability to evade captors like a pair of furry outlaws. Llama...Show More Summary

Tom Brady is unbelievably dorky in his 2000 NFL Combine highlight reel

This man is somehow one of the greatest athletes to ever play football. Tom Brady doesn't have a guffaw-inducing, slap-you-knee highlight reel like, say, Barry Sanders did. The only thing more boring than an on-field Brady highlightShow More Summary

Barry Sanders -- Why No TD Dances?? ... I've Got 'No Rhythm'

Barry Sanders got jokes!! The NFL Hall of Famer was out in NYC Thursday when we asked why he never broke out any TD dances when he hit paydirt back in the day. Barry's response is great... turns out his wit is as quick as his feet.…

Twenty years ago Thursday, the Browns last won a playoff game

The 1994 NFL wild-card round has its own little corner of football lore. This was the round where the Packers held Lions great Barry Sanders to minus-1 yard on 13 carries in a 16-12 Detroit loss. The round also saw Don Shula win his last playoff game as head coach as Miami knocked off Kansas…

Hall of Famer Barry Sanders' Favorite Running Backs of Today and All Time

Welcome to the Built Ford Tough 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend Sweepstakes, brought to you by Bleacher Report. There are a number of legends to choose from, but who is the best of the best when it comes to running...Show More Summary

Marcus Mariota -- Heisman Jinx? I'm Not Worried!

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

He's the frontrunner to win the Heisman tonight, but Oregon QB Marcus Mariota tells TMZ Sports he's not worried that college football's biggest prize could CURSE his NFL career. Sure, players like Barry Sanders, Charles Woodson and Eddie George have…

NFL Rookie of the Year 2014-15: Predicting Odds for Top Candidates

Earning the NFL's Rookie of the Year honors is a highly coveted feat of all first-year players, but it doesn't guarantee long-term success. The title has been achieved by such legends as Barry Sanders, Emmitt Smith, Earl Campbell and others. Show More Summary

49ers DC Vic Fangio compares Russell Wilson to Barry Sanders

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- While it might be ludicrous to suggest the Seattle Seahawks are a one-dimensional team on offense, they are the No. 1-ranked rushing team in the league while ranking 30th in passing. Still, the Seahawks, behind...Show More Summary

Melvin Gordon in sight of Barry Sanders' legendary 1988, plus more great stats

Arkansas and Missouri have two of the hottest defenses in the country, North Carolina has rebounded once again, Melvin Gordon and Samaje Perine are ridiculous, and let us never again speak of Virginia Tech-Wake Forest. 133 Arkansas hasn't allowed a point in 133 minutes of game action and, in real time, 23 days. Show More Summary

Barry Sanders Reveals Which NFL Running Back He'd Choose to Start a Team with

The word of Barry Sanders carries a lot of weight when it comes to the discussion of running back talent. After winning the Heisman Trophy at Oklahoma State in 1988, Sanders went on to make the NFL Pro Bowl 10 times and was named first-team...Show More Summary

Which current running back does Hall of Famer Barry Sanders think is best?

If Barry Sanders was general manager of an NFL team, he knows the running back he'd build his team around. Sanders told Yahoo Sports that he is all about "Beast Mode." A four-time rushing champion who had 10 Pro Bowl selections during his NFL career with the Detroit Lions, Sanders was the greatest running back of his generation. Show More Summary

This Sorority Girl Moves Like Barry Sanders On The Football Field

4 months agoSports : With Leather


Barry Sanders: Getting into Hall of Fame could be tougher for today's backs

The road to Canton likely will be more difficult for running backs, Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders said in an interview with Shutdown Corner. Sanders, who was selected to the Pro Bowl for each of his 10 NFL seasons...Show More Summary

This Naked Man At A College Football Game Is The Barry Sanders Of Streaking

5 months agoSports : With Leather

Acrazy,buttnakedgentlemanmadehiswayontothefield duringFridaynight’sgamebetweenOldDominionandMiddleTennesseeState.Afterbrieflycelebratingwithaspikeofthefootball,ourheromadeadaringrunfortheexit.That’swhenhebustedoutsomeseriousBarrySandersjukes,avoidingsecuritywithalittleshimmy-shakethatleftonemangraspingatnothingbutair.

Remember When: Barry Sanders rushes for 100 yards for 1st time

Twenty five years ago, Lions rookie Barry Sanders gave us a small taste of what was to come.

Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Fact: Steelers' Le'Veon Bell's 81-yard run vs. Carolina was the longest run without scoring in 20 years, when Barry Sanders ran 85 yards without reaching the end zone vs. Tampa Bay in 1994. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans...Show More Summary

Cris Collinsworth: 'Exciting' Le'Veon Bell Draws Comparisons to Barry Sanders

The Pittsburgh Steelers were two different teams in Weeks 1 and 2. Will they go back to letting Ben Roethlisberger run the show and spreading the field, or will they let Le'Veon Bell pound the ball? Bleacher Report's Chris Simms and NBC's Cris Collinsworth break down this Steelers team heading into Week 3. Show More Summary

Barry Sanders Jr. Gets Absolutely Crushed by USC's Hayes Pullard

Stanford running back Barry Sanders Jr. is lit up during this Pac -12 showdown. How well do you think these two teams will do the rest of the year? Watch the video to see a monster hit on Barry Sanders Jr. Read more College Football news on

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