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Former NFL football player gets 22 years in prison for fraud

A former NFL and University of Florida football player has been sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison for a health care fraud scheme that prosecutors say bilked the federal government out of about $ 20 million. Federal court records show that 46-year-old Monty Grow was sentenced Monday and ordered to pay about $ 18 million in restitution. Grow was ...

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Former Penn State football player John Urschel solving puzzles in his life

Life can be a puzzle. You often do not see the full picture until each individual piece is moved into its final position, revealing a greater image. Eight months ago, former Penn State football player John Urschel was left with a puzzle of his own to solve. Continue preparing for his fourth season in the NFL with the Baltimore Ravens ...

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A former UH football player is helping train the next generation of athletes

Kainoa CarlsonHNN Staff HONOLULU (Hawaii News Now) – Since 2011 former University of Hawaii defensive back Kenny Patton has taken knowledge and skills he’s gained, and shared them with the next generation of local athletes. Patton hold a speed and performance training booth camp and he says it’s not just for football players, but his tec… NFL News

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Former NHL players shaken by Humboldt Broncos crash during visit to Saskatoon

Mike Modano says the memories came flooding back Friday night. The early mornings and late nights, black ice and blizzards, and the camaraderie forged sharing a bus with teammates over hundreds of kilometres of Prairie highway. Modano is in the NHL Hall of Fame now, a legendary sniper with a gold-plated resume. But back in 1987, Modano played for the Prince ...

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Former football player Damarcus Simpson flies for the Oregon Ducks' track team

EUGENE a University of Oregon senior Damarcus Simpson didn’t set out to be an elite track and field athlete. He wanted to catch passes. “Honestly, track was just something I did for fun in high school,” Simpson says. “Football was what I really practiced at and what I wanted to dedicate everything toward.” Simpson’s journey to Eugene has taken him ...

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