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  1. Adrian Peterson talks about life changes after death of son

    Ben Goessling

    Ten months after the death of his son, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson says he has made some major changes in his life.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  2. Did Sherman light fire under Darrelle Revis?

    James Walker

    Darrelle Revis has never been one to need extra motivation. The New York Jets star is a self-made first-round pick out of the University of Pittsburgh who quickly worked his way to become the best cornerback in football. Revis is the only NFL corn...

    Blog | February 21, 2013
  3. Shad Khan talks hope on '60 Minutes'

    Paul Kuharsky

    Sunday's "60 Minutes" piece on Shad Khan didn't tell us much about his plan for the Jaguars going forward. But it did set the stage. We've seen the Jacksonville Jaguars owner as a determined, self-made guy. This piece served to illustrate it fu...

    Blog | October 29, 2012
  4. Walker's Fab 40: Nos. 33-36

    James Walker

    The AFC East blog continues its rankings Monday of the top 40 players. No. 36: Rob Ninkovich, LB Team: New England Patriots 2011 Stats: 74 tackles, 6.5 sacks, two interceptions Analysis: Ninkovich is a nice story of a self-made player who...

    Blog | February 13, 2012
  5. NFL lockout: Cleveland Browns fan sues NFL, citing seat license c...

    A Browns fan sued the National Football league and its teams over the player lockout, claiming it violated his contract to buy tickets through his personal seat license.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2011
  6. Mathis hardly situational anymore

    Paul Kuharsky

    He spins. He swipes. He swats. He sacks. Although Houston's Mario Williams (6-foot-6, 295 pounds) might be the prototypical defensive end whom personnel men crave, Indianapolis' Robert Mathis (6-2, 245 pounds) qualifies as a self-made man who t...

    Blog | November 19, 2009
  7. Mason bucked Titans' trends at receiver

    Paul Kuharsky

    Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky Derrick Mason was largely a self-made player. The Tennessee Oilers had high hopes for him when they drafted him out of Michigan State with a fourth-round pick. But they had high hopes for the other eight receive...

    Blog | July 13, 2009
  8. Packers will keep emerging star Kampman

    Len Pasquarelli

    Just hours before he would have become an unrestricted free agent, Aaron Kampman agreed on a long-term contract extension that will keep him with the Packers, ESPN.com learned through multiple NFL sources.

    Story | Conversation | March 10, 2006
  9. Family, friends mourn death of Al Lerner

    Cleveland Browns owner Al Lerner was remembered as a loving husband and father, a keen businessman and "man of towering strength" during a two-hour funeral service Friday.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2002
  10. Halftime reaction: Seahawks 14, Jets 7

    Rich Cimini

    SEATTLE -- Quick thoughts on the first half: 1. Killer mistakes. During the bye week, the Jets emphasized the importance of eliminating self-inflicted mistakes. Didn't work. They made two huge gaffes in the first half -- an interception by Mark Sa...

    Blog | November 11, 2012
  11. NFL - Why the Dallas Cowboys should trust in Tony Romo

    Chris Sprow

    Chris Sprow examines the 2012 Dallas Cowboys and notes that oft-maligned QB Tony Romo should power an exceptional offense that, with a little better luck, could produce an 11- or 12-win season in Big D.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2012
  12. Eagles tally 9 sacks against Dolphins to make Michael Vick a winn...

    The Philadelphia Eagles forced three turnovers while scoring four times during a nine-minute span in the second quarter, and they totaled nine sacks to beat the Miami Dolphins 26-10 Sunday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | December 11, 2011
  13. Mike Nugent's 26-yard field goal boosts Bengals past Browns

    A.J. Green made a leaping catch for a 51-yard gain in the final minute Sunday, setting up a field goal that rallied the Cincinnati Bengals to a 23-20 victory over the self-destructive Cleveland Browns.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | November 27, 2011
  14. The NFL's true impact on crime

    Kevin Seifert

    Thanks to Matt of Boulder for providing an NFC North angle to the utterly self-absorbed comments that Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis recently made to ESPN's Sal Paolantonio. In case you missed it, Lewis predicted that U.S. crime will rise this...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  15. Hits and misses: XLIV, Foster and Moss

    Paul Kuharsky

    Continuing in our self-flagellation over our bad predictive moments this season... I was wrong: One of the bosses just made his initial request for a Super Bowl pick. It took me back to South Florida last year and this. Pitiful, though I was har...

    Blog | January 27, 2011
  16. Ex-New York Jets coach Eric Mangini of the Cleveland Browns shows...

    Rich Cimini

    Eric Mangini has lightened up in his second incarnation as a head coach.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2010