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Strahan, Brooks headline 2014 Hall of Fame induction class

Posted On August 03, 2014

Canton, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Derrick Brooks and Michael Strahan headlined the enshrinement of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2014. Also inducted on Saturday during the lavish outdoor ceremony were Andre Reed, Aeneas Williams, Walter Jones, Claude Humphrey and Ray Guy. Jones and Brooks were in their first year of eligibility while Guy…

Carter, Irvin selected as Pro Bowl captains

Posted On July 30, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Hall of Fame wide receivers Cris Carter and Michael Irvin have been selected as alumni captains for the 2015 Pro Bowl. Deion Sanders and Jerry Rice served as captains for last year's All-Star Game under the revised format, in which players are placed into a pool and drafted into two…

Report: Colts RB Ballard tears Achilles

Posted On July 25, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard was carted off the practice field Friday after reportedly tearing his left Achilles tendon. Ballard went down after catching a pass and was scheduled to have an MRI, according to the team's website.ESPN.com, citing a source, said Ballard suffered a torn Achilles.The third-year back missed all but…

Derrick Brooks named NFL appeals officer

Posted On July 25, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Former NFL linebacker Derrick Brooks was named an appeals officer on Friday. Brooks, a 2014 Hall of Fame inductee, will hear player appeals of on-field discipline. He'll join former NFL player and coach Ted Cottrell for the 2014 season.An 11-time Pro Bowl selection in 14 seasons with the Tampa Bay…

Purdue Suspends Richards

Posted On July 25, 2014

(West Lafayette, IN) -- Purdue safety Taylor Richards has been suspended for the first two-games of the upcoming season. The senior was arrested in December for operating while intoxicated and minor consumption. He was placed on unsupervised probation for 364 days in February, according to court records.