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Hall of Fame football star Deion Sanders announced a new partnership on Saturday with conservative mega-donor Charles Koch, saying they will work on a new anti-poverty effort aimed at helping poor Dallas residents.
Colorado Springs — The Koch network kicked off its summer meeting here Saturday by announcing a partnership with former NFL star Deion Sanders to tackle poverty in Dallas. The network, led by billionaire industrialist Charles Koch, is best known for spending hundreds of millions every election cycle on politics but also backs nonpolitical philanthropic activities. […]
The project will expand the Kochs’ work with two existing Dallas programs focused on building young entrepreneurs and reducing gang violence.
Retired football star Deion Sanders is partnering with the conservative Koch brothers to help fight poverty in Texas. The unlikely partnership, announced on Saturday, will raise $21 million over the … Click to Continue »
When you’re a rookie at your first mini-camp, the last thing you want to do is show up your new teammates. Deion Sanders might have been able to get away with that, but you’re no Deion Sanders. Mitchell Trubisky has a mountain to climb — two mountains, really; learn the NFL game at quarterback, and convince the Chicago faithful that he’s worth a No. Show More Summary
Pass rusher Takkarist McKinley brings a great story to the NFL. He also brings a colorful vocabulary. During a live interview with Deion Sanders of NFL Network, McKinley spoke about the influence of his late grandmother, and the promise he made to her to become a Division I athlete. “I completed my promise,” McKinley said. “It…
Following last week’s episode with actor and activist Jesse Williams, NFL Hall-of-Famer Deion Sanders is the latest big name to feature in Complex‘s ongoing Sneaker Shopping series. Having worked together on a wide array of signature models and player exclusives during the ’90s, Sanders switched from Nike to Under Armour over a decade ago and […]
There’s a pretty strong rumor going around that New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. is dating the ex-wife of an all-time NFL great. Beckham has been linked to to Pilar Sanders, the former wife of eight-time Pro Bowl selection Deion Sanders. According to Terez Owens, the two have actually been a pair for some time and […]
NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders has long been known for his flash on and off the field, but that flash apparently led to at least one fight with his legendary San Francisco 49ers teammate Jerry Rice ahead of Super Bowl XXIX in 1995. Show More Summary
Deion Sanders was picked fifth overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1989 NFL draft. Four of the first five picks ended up in the Hall Of Fame (word to Tony Mandarich), but even though it was a spectacular draft, there was no way Sanders was going to make it past the very top of the draft order. Dude put up what was… Read more...
Before the legend known as Deion Sanders became an absolute star in the NFL, he was already a legend coming out Florida State and was projected to be a high draft pick. As players are currently going through the NFL combine as we speak, the Hall of Fame cornerback reminisced about the 1989 NFL combine where […]
George Young, the longtime General Manager of the Giants, was famous for his obsession with testing players. Young is credited with making the Wonderlic test part of the standard Scouting Combine experience, and Young also implemented a two-hour written test that was supposed to serve as a psychological assessment of prospective players. When Deion Sanders…
A move only a dude nicknamed “prime time” could pull off.
Prime Time was an incredible athlete. He was not THAT incredible. Deion Sanders is one of the greatest athletes we’ve ever seen. You know this already. He became one of the NFL’s few modern two-way players, once hit an MLB home run,Show More Summary
While currently dealing with a late night street fight on the Southside of Pittsburgh last week, New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis found time t respond to a troll on Instagram who questioned his playing ability. Revis had this to say on his verified Instagram account on Feb. 11: “(Rod and/or Charles) Woodson, ty (Law), […]
The Shutdown Corner has been shut up. Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, who sparked the story of the day on Wednesday with his allegation that the Colts obtained other teams’ signals illegally, still hasn’t provided any further information or explanation to support his claim of foul play. Beyond a couple of meaningless tweets (one of…
The former Colts coach was prompted by comments made by Deion Sanders.
Three days after Deion Sanders claimed the Indianapolis Colts stole their opponents’ signals during the 2007 season, that team’s coach from those days responded to the allegation. “Of course we got signals when we had an opportunity to do that,” Tony Dungy said Wednesday morning on NBC Sports’...