Ray Guy | The Augusta Chronicle

...It continued to grow at his new home 500 miles away from his old stomping grounds, at Southern Mississippi. For Derrick Brooks and Walter Jones, there would be no waiting to enter the Hall of Fame, as both men did so on Saturday in their first...

Ninety football hall members expected to attend induction ceremony

...Football Hall of Fame are inducted Aug. 2, 90 current members are expected to attend.The class of 2014 includes Derrick Brooks, Ray Guy, Claude Humphrey, Walter Jones, Andre Reed, Michael Strahan and Aeneas Williams.Among those planning...

Rams plan to stick with Sam Bradford at QB, not persue Johnny Manziel

...halfback/kicker Gene Mingo and returner/receiver Rick Upchurch. They will be inducted on Sept. 14. BUCCANEERS: Derrick Brooks will become the newest member of the team's Ring of Honor during a ceremony on Sept. 14. 911 CALLS: Calls to...

Former Thomson star Ray Guy elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

...Stenerud as the only specialists in the hall.Also elected Saturday were Michael Strahan, Andre Reed, Walter Jones, Derrick Brooks, Aeneas Williams and Claude Humphrey.They will join Guy in the enshrinement ceremonies Aug. 2 in Canton, Ohio...

Derrick Brooks, Walter Jones enter Hall of Fame on first ballots

...Claude Humphrey, a former Atlanta Falcon and Philadelphia Eagle.Two first-time eligible players, linebacker Derrick Brooks and offensive tackle Walter Jones, were selected.Induction will be on Aug. 1 in Canton, Ohio.Brooks was the...

Falcons' dreadful year hits new low in loss to Bucs

...NOTES: Foster, who left the game in the second half with a concussion, became the first Bucs linebacker since Derrick Brooks in 2002 to return two interceptions for TDs in the same season. ... The Falcons rushed for 152 yards, most of...

Bowden era ends on winning note

...PAY TRIBUTE JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --- There was no way Warrick Dunn would miss this. Neither would Deion Sanders, Derrick Brooks, Leroy Butler or Heisman Trophy winner Chris Weinke. This was their tribute to the man many of them saw as a father...

College | College Sports
A look at the league from top to bottom

...four games and costing Jon Gruden his job. The new Buccaneers aren't improved, and the loss of leaders such as Derrick Brooks and Jeff Garcia will add to the toll. It won't be a pretty debut season for coach Raheem Morris. If the Raiders...

New league might be attractive to Vick

...players will be seen on VERSUS on Thursday nights during the six-game season. While such stars as Marvin Harrison and Derrick Brooks, both currently unsigned by NFL clubs, could wind up in the UFL -- so might Michael Vick, something commissioner...

Time is now for free agents

...example, is at nearly $60 million after cutting five veterans on Wednesday, including 11-time Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Brooks. A player likely to get big money is Cincinnati's T.J. Housmand-zadeh, who has 204 catches the past two seasons...