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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-
Stafford NFL's comeback player of the year

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has won the 2011 Associated Press NFL Comeback Player of the Year award.The former University of Georgia quarterback beat out six other players who received votes from a nationwide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-02-04/stafford-nfls-comeback-player
Pennington wins second Comeback Player award

AP Graphic NFL COMEBACK PLAYER OF YR NEW YORK - Chad Pennington has mastered NFL quarterbacking...time in three years, Pennington is The Associated Press 2008 NFL Comeback Player of the Year. The Miami Dolphins star is the first player in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/01/pro_506095.shtml
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Garrison Hearst wins AP Comeback Player of Year

...awards. Now, the San Francisco 49ers' determined running back has done both. Hearst won The Associated Press NFL Comeback Player of the Year award Thursday. He was a runaway winner in balloting by a nationwide panel of sports writers and broadcasters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/11/pro_332469.shtml
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Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

...Flutie went, he answered so emphatically in his return to the NFL that he was honored as The Associated Press NFL Comeback Player of the Year. Flutie, who won the Heisman Trophy in college and six most outstanding player awards in Canada, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/08/pro_249622.shtml
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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 from...

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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-01/manning-named-ap-nfl-most-val
Steve Stricker to cut back his schedule

...I've proved to myself I could come back," said Stricker, once mired in a slump so severe he was voted PGA Tour comeback player two years in a row. "I had a great run the last six years. I think it's just the travel, the time away. When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-01-03/steve-stricker-cut-back-his-