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Miami's McGehee, Seattle's Young are baseball's comeback players of the year

Miami third baseman Casey McGehee and Seattle pitcher Chris Young have been selected as baseball's comeback players of the year.McGehee, who turned 32 in October, hit .287 with 29 doubles, four home runs, 76 RBI to win the NL honor following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-07/miamis-mcgehee-seattles-
New Brave Nick Markakis to receive big signing bonus

...for making the All-Star team, winning an MVP award, earning the World Series MVP honor or getting selected the comeback player of the year.He can earn $25,000 apiece for winning a Gold Glove and the League Championship Series MVP.RED...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-12/new-brave-nick-markakis-
Panthers' Thomas Davis uses Pro Bowl snub as motivation

...snubs.Despite his grueling physical and mental rehab from three surgeries, it was Peyton Manning who won the AP Comeback Player of the Year in 2012.Davis' teammates said it was even tougher watching him get passed over for the Pro Bowl last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-05/panthers-thomas-davis-uses-pr
Larry Campbell's legacy is rich

...and in the NFL. He said it was Campbell who taught him to never quit ? a trait that twice earned him the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year after major injuries."It was about not giving up," Hearst said of the biggest lesson he learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-04-25/larry-campbells-leg
Peyton Manning had his own questions about return

...As it turned out, Manning would be just fine.Last season, he led the Broncos to the playoffs, earning NFL Comeback Player of the Year honors."I kind of joked, 'I never wanted to be eligible for that award.' When you're injured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-28/peyton-manning-had-his-own-qu
Manning named AP NFL Most Valuable Player, his 5th

...Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson were the top rookies for 2013.San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers took the Comeback Player of the Year award at the NFL Honors show.Rivera's fine work in his third season in charge in Carolina brought him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-01/manning-named-ap-nfl-most-val
Knowshon Moreno has thrived after second chance

...Finally living up to his status as a first-round pick out of Georgia in 2009, Moreno is a leading contender for Comeback Player of the Year. He leads the AFC with a career-high nine TD runs and his 824 yards rushing are second in the conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-29/knowshon-moreno-has-thrived-a
Steve Stricker cuts back on schedule

...12 career victories and a world ranking that hasn't dipped out of the top 20 since the second of his consecutive comeback-player-of-the-year seasons in 2007, Stricker made the bold decision to cut back on the full-time tour grind. He...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/steve-stricker-cuts-back-schedule
Michael Vick's latest makeover is in fashion field

...clothing line.Vick led the Philadelphia Eagles to a 10-6 record and an NFC East title in 2010, and was named NFL Comeback Player of the Year. He faced injuries and inconsistent performances in the 2011 season. This season begins Sept. 5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-07-11/michael-vicks-latest-makeover
Drew Brees, Saints agree to deal

...when he was suddenly cut by the Seahawks two weeks before the start of training camp.Williams was a candidate for comeback player of the year in 2010 after seeing his career rejuvenated by getting a second chance with Pete Carroll and the Seahawks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-07-13/drew-brees-saints-agree-deal