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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-01/former-thomson-star-ray-guy-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-01/derrick-brooks-walter-jones-e
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-17/falcons-dreadful-year-hits-ne
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2010-01-02/bowden-era-ends-winning-n
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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/13/pro_547929.shtml
NFL
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/12/pro_540592.shtml
NFL
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/27/pro_512843.shtml
NFL
League feels pinch from the economy

...veteran wide receiver to become an unrestricted free agent when the signing period begins Friday morning. RELEASED: Derrick Brooks , one of the top players in Tampa Bay history, was cut by the Buccaneers in a purge of older players. Brooks was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/26/pro_512769.shtml
NFL
Ryan's debut will be difficult act to follow

...makes his first road start. The Falcons can simulate crowd noise in practice. It's more difficult to prepare for Derrick Brooks and the Buccaneers' defense. "Certainly it's a defense that has been around for a while," Ryan said. "As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/11/pro_472814.shtml
NFL
Bucs lead NFC's Pro Bowl roster

...mates, running back Warrick Dunn and fullback Mike Alstott. Also on the squad are linebackers Hardy Nickerson and Derrick Brooks, center Tony Mayberry and defensive tackle Warren Sapp. Safety John Lynch was added to the team because of injuries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/29/oth_221519.shtml
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