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Jeff George salvages career, Vikings' season

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Different team, same Jeff George. Or so he says. The rescuer of the Minnesota Vikings hasn't suddenly matured or mellowed or changed his moody personality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/16/pro_279705.shtml
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Vikings sign Jeff George as backup QB

...another quarterback with something to prove. The Vikings announced Monday they have reached a contract agreement with Jeff George to serve as Cunningham's backup. Terms weren't announced, but the Star Tribune of Minneapolis and the Saint Paul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/06/oth_258379.shtml
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Jones, Falcons needing victory to reduce heat

SAN FRANCISCO - The Jeff George controversy has provided a diversion...job is to handle head cases like Jeff George, and June Jones has dropped the ball. Everyone knows Jeff George is a baby, and a head coach has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/29/met_199760.shtml
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George lets trade deadline pass

SUWANEE, Ga. - Quarterback Jeff George has taken many an unnecessary sack because he held the...during his absence. Curious GeorgeA look at the career of Jeff George:1984-85: Led Warren Central High School in Indianapolis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/09/met_199902.shtml
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George gets shot at ex-team

...like old times in the Georgia Dome on Sept. 14 when Jeff George plays there. For the Carolina Panthers, Monday Night...Falcons' season. "I don't care what anybody says, Jeff George really helps them," said Falcons new offensive line...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/27/oth_205947.shtml
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NFL previews

...looked more and more like a Super Bowl contender and the Cowboys less and less -- they even lost to the Saints. How far Jeff George can take the Vikings is debatable, but there's little argument about which team will advance. Worth watching: Cowboys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/09/pro_278520.shtml
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Right choice often difficult

...Super Bowl title. But if history is any guide, that pick is just as, if not more likely, to end up in a bust such as Jeff George or Tim Couch. Of the 15 quarterbacks taken with the No. 1 pick since 1970, only three have won the Super Bowl with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/15/pro_124741.shtml
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NFL previews

...training camp but now the NFL's MVP, starts his first playoff game. It's the third career playoff start for Vikings' Jeff George. Last meeting: Vikings won, 38-31, at St. Louis on Sept. 13, 1998. Key stat: Vikings have beaten the Rams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/16/pro_279701.shtml
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Broncos bolt away from Raiders

...their penchant for penalties and critical mistakes by Jeff George, intercepted twice by Crockett and once by Romanowski...to put pressure on him. "I'm not concerned about Jeff George. We need to be concerned about passing protection and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/21/pro_239620.shtml
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Ravens edge the Raiders

...shaky job situation. The Raiders, who had won five straight, expected their good fortune to continue with quarterback Jeff George back in the lineup for the first time since October. But George reinjured his groin and left after the first series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/09/pro_244253.shtml
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